Create the Cengage Tool
To enable instructors to integrate their Moodle™ and Cengage courses, create and register the Cengage tool.
- Sign in to Moodle as an administrator.
- Click Site administration.
- Under Plugins, select .
- Select configure a tool manually.
Under Tool settings, click Show more and set the
Field Value Tool name Cengage Tool URL https://gateway.cengage.com LTI version LTI 1.3 Public key type
- Moodle 3.9 and later
- Keyset Url
- Moodle 3.9 and later
- The provided Cengage JWK Set URI.
- Moodle 3.8 and earlier
- The provided Public Key.
Initiate login URL The provided Login Initiation URI. Redirection URI(s) The provided OAuth redirect URIs. Tool configuration usage Show in activity chooser and as a preconfigured tool or Show as a preconfigured tool when adding a new external tool Default launch container New window Content-Item Message selected Content Section URL The provided Deep Linking URI.Note Select Content-Item Message to enable this field. Secure Icon URL https://gateway.cengage.com/GatewayImages/cengage-icon.svg
Field Value IMS LTI Assignment and Grade Services Use this service for grade sync and column management IMS LTI Names and Role Provisioning Optional: Use this service to retrieve members' information as per privacy settings
Field Value Share launcher's name with tool Always Share launcher's email with tool Always Accept grades from tool Delegate to teacher
Field Value Default organization ID Site ID
- Click Save Changes.
- In the list of tools, find the Cengage tool you created and click to display the Tool configuration details page.
Open the email message you received from Cengage with your tool configuration
details and click Complete Registration.
Note If the self-registration link has expired, click Send Email button to request a new registration email. When you receive the new email, click Complete Registration.
On the tool registration page, enter the Platform ID and
Client ID that are displayed on the Moodle
Tool configuration details page.
The Public Keyset URL, Access Token URL, and Authentication request URL fields are automatically filled in when you enter the Platform ID.
A message indicates that the Cengage tool was registered successfully.