External Tool Request

As part of UWM’s mission, UWM Libraries and CETL support the use of Open Educational Resources to provide quality learning resources without passing-on the cost of a textbook. Learn more about OER or contact UWM Libraries and CETL for more information.

Opt In Tools

Opt In tools are generally available to the university, but have curricular, legal or budgetary constraints which must be addressed by the instructor, school, college or department before the tool can be used.

Click a tool to learn more, or to opt in to a tool.


Great River Learning

Hawkes Learning

Macmillan Products

McGraw-Hill Campus (SIMNet, ALEKS)

McGraw-Hill Connect

Pearson MyLab and Mastering

SAGE Vantage

W.W. Norton InQuisitive

W.W. Norton Learning Tools

WileyPLUS Classic


Always Enabled

Tools that are always enabled are available in your Canvas course right now. For assistance, search the UWM Knowledgebase or click the “Tool Contact” link to get information on how to use the tool.


Cengage MindLinks

Films On-Demand

Kaltura (My Media)

Microsoft 365 (Formally Office 365)

Oxford University Press


TurningPoint Responseware


WileyPLUS NextGen



By Special Request Only

Tools that are only available by special request have budgetary, administrative, legal or support constraints. Requests for these tools will go to the manager for the tool who will be in-touch with additional information.



Kaltura Classroom