Student Help

Browse our A-Z of Learning Tools to find help guides and other resources.

Welcome to the technology to support learning help pages.

To access canvas, simply click on the Canvas icon on your LJMU desktop computer, or navigate to https://canvas.ljmu.ac.uk then login using:

username@ljmu.ac.uk

and your current LJMU password when prompted.

Help and Support

Canvas experts are available 24/7 to answer your questions, simply click on the help icon in the Canvas main menu to call or chat online, we've created a video to show you where. Also see:

Microsoft Online Courses

Get to grips with Microsoft Tools and learn new skills with expert-advice videos, interactice e-learning courses, tips and articles. There are Beginner and Intermediate level courses available to help you familiarise yourself with Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint and Word.

Microsoft e-learning courses

A-Z of Tools

Accessibility

Learn about Web Accessibility

Announcements

How to access course announcements.

Assignments

Learn how to submit your work to Canvas.

Buddycheck

Evaluate your team member’s performance in a group activity,.

Calendar

Learn about your Canvas course Calendar

Collaborations

Learn about the Canvas Collaborations Tool

Chat

Learn how to use the Chat tool in your Course

Course Enrolments

What to do if you can't find your Course in Canvas.

Course Journals

Add private entries to your personalised journal.

Discussions

Discuss a topic in your course.

Enrolments

What to do if you can't find your Course in Canvas.

ePortfolios

Students can create and share Portfolios

Grades

Learn about Canvas Grades

Groups

Work together with other students

Immersive Reader

Use Immersive Reader to read text allowed and other accessible tools.

Mobile Apps

Use mobile apps to keep you and your students updated on the go.

My LJMU

Use mobile apps to keep you and your students updated on the go.

Notifications

Learn how to manage your notification settings in Canvas

Off Campus Applications

Access LJMU applications from your computer.

Panopto

LJMU's Online Video Platform

Password Reset

Modify your profile picture

Peerwise

Student Multiple Choice Question Repository

Profile Pictures

Modify your profile picture

Quizzes

Create and develop online quizzes

Reading List

Learn about reading lists

Rubrics

Learn how to use your course rubric.

Teams

Use Teams to collaborate and communicate

Turnitin

Learn how to submit your work to Turnitin.

Vevox

Learn to use live polling in your lecture

Zoom

Learn how to access a lecture or seminar on Zoom.

LJMU IT Support

IT support can assist with a number of services, including but not limited to laptop loans, your computing account, and connecting to the network.

IT Support Help Pages

LJMU Software for Students

IT Services offers many software packages for LJMU staff and LJMU students to use at home. Availability varies between applications.

Software for Students

Accessibility