Atomic Jolt

Search Features

Atomic Search Overview
Atomic Search is an LTI tool that lets you search the full text of Canvas course content. Access Atomic Search from a course, account, or global navigation ...
Mon, 28 Dec, 2020 at 4:49 PM
Using Atomic Search as a Canvas admin
Canvas admins can run any search a teacher can but with the added ability to search subaccounts and in courses that they have admin access to. Admins also h...
Fri, 12 Mar, 2021 at 11:25 AM
Using Atomic Search as an instructor (and other roles)
Instructors can search for all published and unpublished content in the courses that they are enrolled in. Unpublished content will show a tag next to the t...
Fri, 12 Mar, 2021 at 11:28 AM
Using Atomic Search as a student
Students can only search for content in the courses they are enrolled in. In addition, students are only able to search for content that is published and th...
Mon, 28 Dec, 2020 at 4:52 PM
Searching in a Canvas course
Click on Search in the course navigation or in the search box at the top right of the screen. Type in your search term and press Enter. You can do w...
Fri, 12 Mar, 2021 at 11:30 AM
Search from any page and your Dashboard
When Atomic Search is installed into the root account a global navigation LTI placement can be accessed from the global Canvas navigation menu. Searching fr...
Sat, 13 Feb, 2021 at 1:26 PM
Filtering and sorting search results
You can do keyword, wildcard, and phrase searching to narrow results. Search Type Example Finds Keyword strategy Items that contain t...
Fri, 12 Mar, 2021 at 11:41 AM
Course search analytics
When enabled, Atomic Search provides analytics on “Recent searches and top phrases/words” searched by students in a course represented by a report and a gra...
Mon, 16 Aug, 2021 at 1:45 PM
Canvas Live Event support for Atomic Search
Normally, Atomic Search updates the indexes for active courses every 10 hours. You can also manually request that the index for a course be updated at any t...
Mon, 28 Dec, 2020 at 3:31 PM
Manually request to update the index for a course immediately
When Atomic Search is installed, it automatically indexes the courses it is installed into. After that, it updates the index for active courses every ten ho...
Fri, 12 Mar, 2021 at 11:57 AM