Access and Setup

Brightspace/D2L - How to add Labster simulations to your course (LTI 1.3)


  • The LMS Admin has to register the Labster tool prior to you adding the simulations to your course;

  • You must have either teacher or administrator credentials to be able to edit the course.

Note: if you do not have Labster installed as an external tool, please ask your LMS administrator to contact your Labster Customer Success Manager!

Step-by-step instructions

  1. Log in as a teacher

  2. Go to the course you would like to add content to

  3. When in the course, click on the content button

  4. Click on the +New unit to create a folder for Labster simulations

  5. Name the unit and click on the Save button

  6. After you create a new unit, open it and click on the Add Existing button

  7. On the page that loads, simply click on the Labster placement

  8. Once you click on the placement, a pop-up window will appear within your Brightspace course. You can browse our entire catalog (including all the supplementary resources) within this pop-up - click on the name of any simulation to learn more!

  9. Once you find the simulation you wish to add to your course, simply click on the +Add button.

    Labster Dashboard

    • You also need to add Labster Dashboard to your course to be able to follow your students' progress more closely.

    • You will be adding the Labster Dashboard following the same guidelines from above 👆

    • To find more about Labster Dashboard features click on the button below 👇

    Please do not hesitate to reach out to our support team if you have any questions or are in need of assistance.