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Integrating Library Guides and E-Reserves into Canvas and Blackboard: Home

Canvas Metadata in Library Guides and E-Reserves

CANVAS metadata – must match Canvas title exactly.  If there are multiple sections, all the text through the section number including the parentheses must be included.

Name: LMS

Value: Subject match:

  • CV_ENG

Value: Course match:

  • CV_ENG 4980
  • CV_ENG 4980 Maseles (04)
  • CV_ENG 4980 Smith-Jones (03)
  • CV_ENG 4980 Smith Jones (03)

Cross-Listed Courses  [OC_THR 4670/OC_THR 7670 Krug & Brown]

The name/id will be sorted in ascending order regardless of how it is listed by the instructor. 

OC_THR 4670/OC_THR 7670 Krug & Nelson

Blackboard Metadata in Library Guides and E-Reserves

Name: LMS

Blackboard metadata – periods separate the data

Value: Subject match

  • JOURN

Value: Course match

  • JOURN.2100

Value: Course & Section match

  • JOURN.2100.02

Cross-Listed Courses  [OC_THR 4670/OC_THR 7670 Krug & Brown]

List both sections separately in the metadata fied.

  • OC_THR.4670
  • OC_THR.7670