Activate Course E-reserves in Canvas

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Students can access Course E-Reserves directly in Canvas via the left-hand navigation tool. Follow these two simple steps to make E-Reserves  accessible to students. 

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Step 1: Activate your course reserves

Activate your course reserves through the library website at library.brown.edu/reserves. It may take up to 24 hours for your request to be processed. Online readings and film requests will take 7-14 business days to be completed.

Step 2: Enable links in Canvas to E-reserves

Once your E-Reserves are available, you can enable a direct link to your E-Reserves in Canvas.

  1. Log in to Canvas at canvas.brown.edu.
  2. Select your course from the dropdown menu.
  3. Select Settings from the left-hand sidebar.
  4. Select the Navigation tab at the top of the Settings page.
  5. Click and drag the gray E-Reserves link from the bottom section of tools not visible to the top section list of tools visible.  [ N.B. During AY 14-15 you should see a left navigation link to Online Movies already present in your Canvas]
  6. Click Save

Students will be able to access course readings and audio files by clicking the E-Reserves link and full feature films from the Online Movies link without reentering their login information.

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