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D2L: Bookmarks


Bookmarks allow users to create a customized area where they can keep links to the content items they access most. For example, a student or instructor may bookmark the course calendar to save them having to locate the calendar every time they need to view something.

  • Access to D2L
  • NetID and password
Adding bookmarks
  1. Log into Desire2Learn.
  2. Select the course to add bookmarks.
  3. Click on the Content tab on the navigation bar.
  4. Navigate to the content you'd like to bookmark for later use - and open it.
  5. To add a bookmark to to the item, click the Add Bookmark Icon icon and you will see Confirmation of added bookmark at the bottom of the page.
Confirmation of bookmark added
Viewing bookmarks

At the homepage of each course, bookmarks are displayed as a widget. 


You can also follow these steps to navigate to your Bookmarks Page.

  1. Click on the Content tab within the course.
  2. Click the Bookmarks tab above the Table of Contents listings on the left side of the screen.
  3. The bookmark list will appear in the center of the page.
  4. Click on the title of the document to access.
Bookmarks Page
Removing bookmarks
  1. Locate the item in your bookmarks page (Viewing bookmarks from above).
  2. Click the dropdown arrow next to the title and click Remove Bookmark.
Remove Bookmark

You can also remove bookmarks by going directly to the content item.

  1. When you have opened the content item, click the Remove Bookmark icon and the bookmark will be removed.
  2. Confirmation remove bookmark Will be displayed at the bottom of the page.

If you have questions, please contact the DLC Help Desk at 608.342.1303, or 877.854.3083. You can also visit the DLC Help Desk's web page for information on hours of availability.

Keywords:Bookmarks Desire2Learn   Doc ID:53058
Owner:Beth A.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2015-06-23 07:42 CSTUpdated:2017-11-06 18:17 CST
Sites:UW Platteville
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