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Teaching Resources: Add Librarian to Canvas

This guide was created by librarians to support faculty in their teaching. Direct comments to LibraryWeb@nvcc.edu

Add a Librarian to Your Canvas Course

Add a librarian to your course to assist in integrating library resources and connecting with students for research assignments. Follow the instructions below or contact your Campus Library for assistance.


1. Send an email to Canvas Support at canvashelp@nvcc.edu requesting to add a librarian to your course.

2. Provide the following information in the body of your email:

  • Semester
  • Course number
  • Section number(s)
  • Librarian name & NVCC email address ‚Äč

NOTE: A librarian added to your course will be able to provide research help to students through the Canvas inbox/conversations and create/moderate discussion boards but will not have access to student grades or SIS information.