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Link to Your Cengage Textbook From Brightspace

Link to the eBook from your Brightspace® course for easy access for you and your students.

Important Do not use this procedure if your LMS course is integrated with Cengage courseware like MindTap, SAM, or WebAssign.

This procedure is not available for K-12 schools, and might also be unavailable to other institutions.

Alternatively, see Other/Manual.

  1. Open your Brightspace course.
  2. Click the Content tab.
  3. If you have not already done so, create a module in your course.
    1. Click Add a module and enter your module title.
  4. In your module, click Add Existing Activities > Cengage.

    The Cengage tool may be named differently for your school. Ask your LMS Admin if you are unsure.

    If you do not see the Cengage tool, try this instead.

    1. Click Related Tools > Course Builder.
    2. Drag New Cengage Learning from Add Content to your module.
  5. If prompted, sign in to your Cengage instructor account to link your Brightspace and Cengage accounts.

    If you don't have a Cengage instructor account, request one here.

  6. Click Add eBook.
  7. Search for your textbook by title, author, or ISBN.
  8. To select an item, click Link to Course.
  9. Click Continue.
  10. If prompted, click Continue to add a link to your Cengage course in your Brightspace course.