Approved external digital tools (third party software) can be added to Canvas to add new features or functionality, such as publisher materials and specialized tools. CSU has a process for departments to use to request and evaluate a tool for integration with Canvas. Vendors are required to review and sign CSU’s Digital Tool Agreement.
In Canvas, CSU has a number of external tool integrations. These integrations usually use an LTI (Learning Tool Interoperability) to connect these tools to Canvas.