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Instructor Guides

Detailed guides for instructors on how to leverage Canvas for successful course delivery.

Start-of-Semester Checklist

Essential tasks for instructors to ensure a smooth start to each semester.

Instructor Training

Resources and tutorials for instructors.

Student Guides

Student-focused guides for effective Canvas navigation.

Student Tutorial

Canvas basics and key functionalities.


How to get support for instructors and students.

External Apps

External applications that have been integrated with Canvas by the UNM IT Academic Technologies Team. For the full list please visit the External Apps page.

Ally Accessibility

Accessibility tool that can students can use to generate alternative formats from PDFs, Word docs and PowerPoint presentations on the fly.

Zoom Synchronous Meeting

The Zoom integration with UNM Canvas allows instructors to create and manage online meetings inside their courses, making it easy for students to find and access them.

Kaltura Multimedia

Kaltura is a platform that offers tools to view, create, upload, edit, organize, and share your video and audio files.

Respondus LockDown Browser

Respondus LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor are virtual exam integrity tools available for tests given in UNM Canvas (provided at no additional charge for students or faculty).

Turnitin Similarity

Turnitin Similarity is a plagiarism and AI detection tool. It generates reports after checking students’ assignment submissions against institutional and online databases.

Publishers and More

Inclusive Access Course Materials, RedShelf, Publishers, iClicker, LibGuides, etc.

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