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Canvas - Integration - MyOpenMath

MyOpenMath is approved for integration with the Universities of Wisconsin (except for UW Madison) instance of Canvas.


  • MyOpenMath is a free, open source, online course management system for mathematics and other quantitative fields. MyOpenMath's primary emphasis is to facilitate the creation and implementation of online homework and assessment, although it also supports content delivery on a limited basis.
  • MyOpenMath runs on the open source IMathAS platform, providing free hosted use of this platform in support of free, open textbooks like the ones listed on The intent is to provide classroom use of the platform, without any required cost to students, for schools wanting a managed install of the IMathAS platform, and to provide students self-study opportunities.
  • is operated by the non-profit organization MyOpenMath.


  • MyOpenMath operates using a "freemium" model. Use of the site is and will always be available for free.
  • For institutions wanting a service level agreement and data sharing contract, as well as access to additional administrative features, these are available for a low-cost annual hosting fee paid by the institution. For more information, contact
  • MyOpenMath does not provide direct student or instructor support services, regardless of your service tier.
  • Support:

Community-based support is available through active, open support forums and training videos. MyOpenMath does not provide direct support for instructors or students.


The instructor creates an account with MyOpenMath. The key and secret is assigned to the instructor for adding the content to their course using the LTI.


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The Digital Learning Environment external application vetting process does not replace campus or Universities of Wisconsin Procurement processes and requirements.  Application approval by the DLE Team does not grant procurement authority.

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KeywordsExternal Apps LTI mathDoc ID101040
OwnerSusan F.GroupUWSA DLE
Created2020-04-22 13:34:51Updated2024-02-26 11:42:45
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