at Utah State University

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Microsoft OneNote is the recommended annotation software at Utah State University. It provides a simple notebook design while providing a wealth of features, including the ability to integrate OneNote with Canvas courses.

OneNote Basics

Microsoft OneNote is installed on all General Assignment classroom computers on campus. To open:

  1. Select the purple OneNote icon in the taskbar along the bottom of the screen or select the windows button and search for OneNote.
  2. Sign in with your USU account using the following as your username: (e.g.

Canvas Integration

When one integrates OneNote and Canvas, notes made during class in OneNote are made available to students immediately in real time. Below is a short turotiral that details how to enable and use the OneNote Canvas integration.