NCLOR Integration screen

To view the integration screen, click on the "Select resources from NCLOR" link inside any Canvas course menu.

The NCLOR Integration screen includes the following features:

1. The menu bar - Which enables the ability to search for resources, including:

2. The main content display area - This area differs depending on what menu option is selected.

3. The Canvas Module list - This area displays the current modules in the Canvas course in which you may place a link to a resource.

4. The Help and Screen Options Area - This area lists the available help information and the options for viewing more results per page.

NCLOR integration screen with layout


The Menu Bar

Menu Bar 

Search

The Search page enables users to search all resources, a specific collection or an advanced search. The Search page is the default display option when the integration screen opens, but can be accessed from other pages by clicking the Search link at the top of the page. 

The Search page displays the Search box above the Results box.
The Search box comprises:

Search Screen

Browse

The Browse page enables users to browse the NCLOR repository using pre-defined hierarchy topics.

To Browse NCLOR resources
1. Select the Browse link from the top of the page.
2. Select the required hierarchy topic/subtopic to view results.

When drilling down into hierarchy sub-topics, use the breadcrumbs to move back to higher-level sub-topics.

Browse Screen

Favorites

The Favorites view displays resources or searches that have been marked as favorites by the logged on user.

To view the Favorites (Resources) page
1. Select the Favorites link from the top of the page. The Favorites page opens and favorite resources display as the default.
Viewing favorite (saved) searches

To view favorite (saved) searches
1. Select the Favorites link from the top of the page. The Favorites page displays showing favorite resources.
2. Click the Searches link at the top-left of the Favorites page to view saved searches.


Favorites Screen

My resources

The "My resources" page enable logged-in users to view and select the NCLOR resources which they own in one place, including resources with statuses other than Live.

To view My Resources
1. Select the "My resources" link from the top of the page. The My resources page displays.

This page includes the following views:

My Resources Screen

Contribute

The Contribute page provides the ability to create a new NCLOR resource that can then be selected and added to a Canvas course (depending on the moderation process required prior to a resource ‘going live’).

To contribute a new NCLOR resource
1. Select the Contribute link from the integration screen. The Contribute page displays. 
2. Select a collection (e.g. K-12 account holders only) from the list of collections to display a contribution wizard that will guide the user through the contribution process.

Wizard screen from Collection Contribution

The Favorites view displays resources or searches that have been marked as favorites by the logged on user.

To view the Favorites (Resources) page
1. Select the Favorites link from the top of the page. The Favorites page opens and favorite resources display as the default.

Viewing favorite (saved) searches
To view favorite (saved) searches
1. Select the Favorites link from the top of the page. The Favorites page displays showing favorite resources.
2. Click the Searches link at the top-left of the Favorites page to view saved searches.