Acrobatiq LTI 1.3 Setup in Brightspace/D2L

Acrobatiq LTI 1.3 Setup in Brightspace/D2L

This documentation contains information on completing the Acrobatiq LTI 1.3 setup in Brightspace/D2L. Click on the title below be taken to a specific section.  

      1. LTI 1.3 Tool Registration

      2. Tool Deployment

      3. LTI 1.3 Link Creation

LTI 1.3 Tool Registration

  1. Log into your Brightspace/D2L account. 
  2. Click on the Settings icon, then click Manage Extensibility.


  3. Click the LTI Advantage Tab, then click Register Tool.

  4. Choose standard registration. 


  5. Enter the following information in the Register Tool form:
    • Name: VitalSource Acrobatiq
    • Description: VitalSource Acrobatiq
    • Domain:
    • Redirect URLs:
    • OpenID Connect Login URL: This will be given to you by your VitalSource Integration Manager
    • Target Link URI: 
    • Keyset URL: This will be given to you by your VitalSource Integration Manager
    • Under Extensions, choose:
      • Assignment and Grade Services
      • Deep Linking
      • Names and Role Provisioning Services

  6. Once the new LTI 1.3 tool is registered, Brightspace will expose a set of configurations that are needed to complete the registration on the VitalSource side. Copy and paste this data and send it to your VitalSource Integration Manager to complete the registration and enable the integration.


    Note: This data can also be seen again by clicking on the LTI Advantage Tool.

Tool Deployment

Next, create a Deployment for the new tool that was just created, either from the Creation screen or the Edit Tool screen. 

  1. Click the New Deployment button.


  2. Click the LTI 1.3 Tool Registration that was created in the previous step in the Tool dropdown.

  3. Ensure the following Extensions are selected:
    • Assignment and Grade Services
    • Deep Linking - If your institution plans to use the VitalSource Deeplinking Interface
    • Names and Role Provisioning Services

  4. Ensure the following settings are selected/configured:
    • Org Unit Information
    • User Information
      • Name
      • Email
      • User Id
      • Username
      • Org Defined ID
    • Link Information
      • Title
      • Description
    • Classlist including users not known to tool.


  5. Select "Add Org Units."

  6. To deploy the tool, ensure the checkbox is marked for the desired org unit(s); then enable the correct radio button in the options column to add any applicable descendant org units.


  7. After a successful Deployment creation, Brightspace will expose a unique Deployment ID. Copy and paste that value and send it to the VitalSource Integration Manager along with the LTI 1.3 Tool information created before.


    Note: This value can also be seen by clicking the new Deployment in the View Deployments screen.

LTI 1.3 Link Creation 

Creating LTI 1.3 Links from the Course Level 

Assuming the LTI 1.3 Tool has been registered and the tool has been deployed and shared with the course, navigate to a course and either choose an existing module or create a new one.

  1. Click Existing Activities → External Learning Tools and scroll down to the bottom of the list.
  2. Click New LTI Link.

  3. Enter the Title of the link you'd like to display in the Course.

  4. Enter the LTI URL provided by the VitalSource Integrations Manager and choose the correct LTI 1.3 Tool from the drop-down.


  5. Click Create and Insert.
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