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Adding Resources to Schoology

Please note: Custom configuration may be necessary if your school district utilizes Schoology’s Enterprise LMS. Contact Digital Services at 1-800-245-9540 or eservices@mackin.com for more information. To add MackinVIA resources to a course in Schoology, first log into your Schoology…

Adding Resources to Canvas

To add MackinVIA resources to an Assignment in Canvas, first log into your Canvas Administrator account (https://canvas.instructure.com/login/canvas) and select or create a Course. (Please note: MackinVIA must be added to the Course first. See Adding MackinVIA to Canvas for more information.)…

Notifications

Notification of New Resources Added to MackinVIA If this notification is enabled, you will receive an email at the start of each week with a listing of the digital resources that have been added to your school’s MackinVIA during the previous 7 days. Subscription Expiration Notification If this…

Migrations

Purchases made prior to setting up your MackinVIA account: As long as you have MARC records for your existing eResources, we can load them into MackinVIA™. With the initial purchase of digital resources from Mackin, your first migration of existing titles into MackinVIA is complimentary….

District-and-State-Purchased Resources

If your district has purchased digital resources from a company other than Mackin, these can be loaded into MackinVIA™ if you have MARC records for them. Renewals need to be purchased from Mackin, when available. MARC records are also required for digital resources purchased by your state….

Custom Resource Lists

As with print materials, we offer FREE collection development lists for our digital resources. Visit the Collection Development page to request a custom list. On the Mackin.com Home page, choose Services > Library > Collection Management. Once you’re on that page, click the button…

Limited-Time Offers

MackinVIA’s new Promotions feature allows MackinVIA sites to access a publisher’s digital content at no cost for a specified period of time. As soon as you activate the content, it becomes accessible in your school’s MackinVIA website. To activate the new functionality, first log into your…

All Group Managers

A Group that is managed by All Group Managers means all Group Managers at your school can add or remove titles from that Group. Full Administrators can always manage titles within all Groups. Essentially, the management of this Group is shared by all users with MackinVIA permissions. If you are a…

Add or Remove Group Resources

NOTE: Groups must contain at least one active Resource to be accessible to patrons. Once a Group has been created, it cannot be deleted. This is to preserve the accuracy of your usage statistics. However, you can remove a Group from the patron view by deactivating it in your administrative…

Activate or Deactivate Existing Resources

First, log into your MackinVIA Administrator account (https://www.mackinvia.com/Admin) with your Mackin.com email address and password. Choose Resources > All (make sure you select the correct VIA if there is more than one account). Activate the titles you want visible to your patrons….