Online Faculty Resources

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MJC Daytime
Tech & Canvas Support

Fall & Spring: M–F 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
(209) 575-7900 *Press "4"
Create a Support Ticket Online

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Canvas Support

To live chat or call,
go to the new Canvas Support page
and select "Contact Support"

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MJC Daytime
ConferZoom Support

Fall & Spring: M–F 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
(209) 575-6878 

Canvas Essentials

Canvas is very "Googleable." If you don't see what you need here, search for it online and you will likely find what you're looking for.

Canvas Integrations & Online Teaching Tools


ConferZoom (Zoom) is paid for by the California Community College Chancellor’s Office, which means it’s free for faculty and staff. Students can click on a link to join your meeting (they do not need to register).

How to Open a ConferZoom Account
  1. Go to and click on the “Sign Up” button
  2. Fill out the form. Under “organization,” type in Modesto Junior College
  3. Under email, use your account
  4. Check your email for your receipt. (You may need to check spam and clutter)
    • Due to high volume of requests, final approval with email receipts may not appear for 72 hours.
  5. Your ConferZoom account is ready to use! 

Support & Training

  • Cool Tools for Canvas. Access workshop recordings by semester.
  • Instructional Design.
  • The @One Certification Course will  teach you course design skills, show you how to improve your student success and retention rates, and give you tips and tricks for making the most of our learning management system and new media.
  • Sidekick combines multiple, free community college resources in one location and is sponsored by the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office

Accessibility Resources

Regular Effective Contact

Important Publications

Open Education Resources (OER)

OER Textbooks

Free Software

Adobe Creative Cloud is available for all faculty and staff.

Discount Software

College Buys is sponsored by the Foundation for California Community Colleges and offers steeply discounted software for students and faculty.