California Community Colleges
Access to Labster

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This page is for California Community College instructors who wish to add Labster simulations into their Canvas course.

Get started with Labster in a few simple steps:

Get An Introduction

Watch this Getting Started Video in order to learn more about Labster simulations. There are more “Getting to Know Labster” resources at the bottom of this page.

Review and Choose Simulations

Navigate to the California Community College Faculty Resources page and explore the Labster catalog. Here you can read about and play the simulations and decide which course package(s) you would like to select from.

Check: Is Your College Ready?

Verify whether the Canvas integration has been completed for your college. If you don’t see your college listed, please check with your canvas administrator.

Import Simulations Into Your Course(s)

Download the course package(s) you want from the Faculty Resources page, then import the simulations in your Canvas course—in less than 2 minutes. See the User Guide for step-by-step instructions.

Labster / California Community Colleges Training Calendar

Tuesday, November 24th
Using Labster for Online Science Lab Instruction
For more information, visit the CVC-OEI Event Calendar

Tuesday, December 1st
Using Labster for Online Science Lab Instruction
For more information, visit the CVC-OEI Event Calendar

To watch a recording of a previous session, click here.

If you have any concerns about the accessibility of this website, please contact Peter Gemmellaro at gemmellaro@labster.com.

Take a 15 Minute “Lab Break” with a Virtual Lab Expert

Talk to one of our Virtual Lab Experts about how Labster can engage your students with our virtual labs for online, hybrid and face-to-face courses.

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Please fill out the form below to talk with one of our Lab Experts. 


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Step 1: Choose your simulations

Find and select the simulations that you want to add to your course.

Step 2: Review simulation list

This is the list of simulations that will be added to your course. Click Download once you are ready.

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    Download the .zip file and upload it to your LMS.

    Download Common Cartridge File

    Choose your Learning Management System below:
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    Congratulations! You can now upload the .zip file into your LMS by the following these instructions:

    Simulation name

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    Learning Outcomes

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    Techniques

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    Simulation Description

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    IMPORTANT: Check the original email with instructions from your instructor to verify how you should gain access.

    Link Access

    Did you receive a link/URL to access Labster from your teacher? This is for either “Labster Direct” or “Quick Access”, and no login is required. See info below.

    School LMS

    Are you accessing Labster from your school’s LMS, such as Canvas, Blackboard, Moodle or Brightspace? Click below to read more.
    IMPORTANT: Please check your original email to confirm the correct access option.

    Labster Direct / Quick Access

    Did you receive a link/URL to access simulations through the Labster Direct or Quick Access pages? If so, no login is required. See info below.

    Your LMS

    Are you accessing Labster from your school’s LMS, such as Canvas, Blackboard, Moodle or Brightspace? Click below to read more.

    Faculty Resources

    To access the Faculty Resources page (instructors only) and review Labster simulations, please log in below.