Perusall is an online collaborative annotation tool that allows students to annotate textbooks, documents, and images. Instructors can create assignments and students can add comments and reply to each other.

Instructions for setting up a Perusall link in Moodle

  1. Turn editing on for your course
  2. Click the Add an activity or resource link
  3. Select the External Tool activity and click Add
  4. You will now see an options screen for the External Tool activity
  5. Give your new activity a name (e.g. "Perusall")
  6. In the next field, "External tool type", choose "Perusall"
  7. Scroll to the bottom and click the button marked Save and return to course
  8. You should now see your new activity link in your course
  9. Click on the new activity link to create your Perusall course. You will automatically be added as an instructor.
  10. All enrolled participants can click on this activity link to access the Perusall site

More Instructions for Perusall 

For more help with Perusall, see Perusall Instructor Help