Access and Setup

Sakai - 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. Click on the Assignment section and then click Add button

  4. Add Assignment Instructions

  5. Scroll down until you find Submission Type and choose External tool and click on the Select External Tool Button

  6. On the page that loads, select the Labster tool

  7. Once you click on the placement, a pop-up window will appear within your Sakai 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!

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

  9. Don't forget to enable grading for the simulation by check-marking the Grade this assignment checkbox and assigning points to the simulation

  10. Click Post

Labster Dashboard

  • Instructors can add the Labster Dashboard to the course navigation by following the guidelines from this video:

  • You will be adding the Labster Dashboard following the same guidelines from above πŸ‘†

  • To find more about Labster Dashboard features click on the button below πŸ‘‡

    Additionally, you can read more about the features and specifications of Labster <> LMS integration here.

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