How to use webservices with Canvas
Need to export data from the Canvas? Want to automatically import information into your own system? Then the Canvas Webservices API is right for you.
The Canvas Webservice API was designed to be easy to use and is based upon the Representational State Transfer (REST) style of webservice invocation. Our API is primarily meant to allow customers to pull down submitted information. In addition, some limited data can be pushed into the Canvas system for use by mobile clients.
The following materials will help you get going using the Canvas webservices API and provide detailed information about how to use Canvas:
- Canvas Webservices API Specification PDF
- Sample Java application and source code using the Canvas Webservices API
- Sample .NET application and source code using the Canvas Webservices API