Folders allow instructors to keep related files inside a single folder.

  • Zipped files (.zip) may be uploaded and unzipped for display.
  • Common Uses
  • Collection of files related to one topic, such as pictures for a project.
  • A hidden folder for instructors teaching the same course to share files between one another.

Add a Folder

  1. From the Dashboard, click Go to Course.
  2. Navigate to the location in the course where you want to add the resource.
  3. Click Add an assignment or resource.
  4. Select Folder.Options for adding a folder


When creating a new Folder Resource, one of the options is Content.

Content can include nested folders and files.

  • Create a new file.
  • Create a new folder.
  • Download the current folder as a ZIP file. Navigate to download different folders.