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Interested in Transitioning a Sakai Course Site to Canvas?

Published on: Author: Nancy O'Laughlin

There have been several inquiries by faculty wishing to move their current Sakai course to the Canvas Learning Management System. The following guide has been prepared to help those interested in making this transition. At any time, if you have questions or need additional assistance, please contact ATS, 116 Pearson Hall,, 302-831-0640. Sakai to… Continue reading

Sakai@UD Planned Outage for 2.9.3 Upgrade

Published on: Author: Mathieu Plourde

On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, Sakai@UD will be unavailable from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. to allow the code to be upgraded to version 2.9.3. Sakai 2.9 contains significant performance improvements, updated technical infrastructure, hundreds of bug fixes (over 600 bug fixes and over 20 security improvements), and accessibility improvements. Significant features have been added… Continue reading

Sakai and Canvas Guest Accounts Web form released!

Published on: Author: Mathieu Plourde

Information Technologies is happy to announce the launch of a Web form called Sakai and Canvas Guest Accounts. It is intended for faculty and staff to create and manage guest access to UD’s learning management systems. In addition to conforming to our integrated guest account service (which also includes the Parent/Guardian accounts), it will allow… Continue reading

Upcoming changes to the Sakai Guest Management System

Published on: Author: Mathieu Plourde

Allowing external colleagues, experts, or students to use Sakai@UD has been and continues to be an important feature of our main learning management system. Since 2008, UD faculty and staff have created over 4,000 Sakai@UD guest accounts. Whether these guests are fellow researchers, job applicants, guest speakers, or students, they enrich our research and learning… Continue reading