Cengage

Instructor Help for Online Teaching

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Link to Your Cengage Textbook From Moodle

Link to the eBook from your Moodle™ 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 Moodle course.
  2. Click actions menu > Turn editing on.
  3. Click Add an activity or resource.
  4. Select the Cengage tool and click Add.

    The Cengage tool is created and named by your Moodle administrator.

    If a Cengage tool is not listed:

    1. Select External tool and click Add.
    2. Under General > Preconfigured tool, select the Cengage tool.
  5. Under General, click Select content.
    Note The Activity Name and Tool URL are set automatically after selecting the content.
  6. First time for each Moodle course: Select the academic term and click Submit.
  7. If prompted, sign in to your Cengage instructor account to link your Moodle and Cengage accounts.

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

  8. Click Add eBook.
  9. Search for your textbook by title, author, or ISBN.
  10. To select an item, click Link to Course.
  11. Click Continue.
  12. Save your changes at the bottom of the page.

    Click either Save and return to course or Save and display.