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What integrations are supported in a Canvas account?

What integrations are supported in a Canvas account?

This article describes the standard and supported integrations available within Canvas. Please contact your Customer Success Manager with questions about any Canvas integrations.

Integrations can be enabled at the account level, through LTI tools, or with the assistance of your Customer Success Manager. Integrations in italics represent a partial integration.

Standard Integrations

Canvas natively supports the following technological functionalities:

  • User Messaging
  • Theme Editor Account branding
  • CAS, LDAP, and SAML Authentication
  • User profile features
  • RSS/Atom Feeds
  • iCal
  • Calendar appointment scheduler
  • E-Packs/Publisher Content
  • Offline course content exports (HTML or ePub)
  • Podcasts
  • ePortfolios
  • Basic LTI
  • SCORM (Assignments only)
  • Common Cartridge
  • Document Previews
  • Media Player
  • Notifications
  • Student Information System imports


The following third-party providers provide standard integrations in several Canvas features:

  • LaTex (Rich Content Editor)
  • Big Blue Button—basic hosting (Conferences)
  • Google Docs (Assignments, Collaborations, Files, Rich Content Editor)
  • Microsoft Office (Assignments, Collaborations, Files, Rich Content Editor)

Supported Integrations

Canvas provides optional integrations with a variety of third-party providers:

Web Services

  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • Skype
  • Diigo
  • SMS
  • YouTube
  • Google Docs/Previewer



  • Diigo
  • Adobe Connect
  • Big Blue Button (premium hosting)
  • Wimba
  • Microsoft Office 365



  • Turnitin
  • Wimba
  • Equella
  • Respondus
  • Google Drive
  • Microsoft Office 365



  • Kaltura
  • Equella
  • Flickr



  • Outlook
  • Google


Course Imports

  • WebCT (Blackboard Vista)
  • Blackboard
  • Angel
  • Moodle 1.9/2.x
  • D2L


Course Cartridges

  • McGraw-Hill course cartridges
  • Cengage

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