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Canvas - Linking to UChicago Box Documents in Modules (Instructors)
This article explains how to link to documents in Box through Modules in a Canvas course.
Step 1: To link to documents in Box from Modules, click on the plus button.
Step 2: Click on External Tool in the drop-down menu. Choose Box.
Step 3: In the pop-up window
- Choose the document you wish to upload by selecting the radio button on the right.
- Choose access type: People in this folder (more secure, but you must grant users access privilege to the folder) or People with the link (less secure).
Step 4: You will get back to the previous dialogue box. Update the Page Name field to provide a descriptive name if appropriate, and click on “Add Item”.
Step 5: You have linked to a document in Box from Modules. Publish the link when it is ready for students to access it.