Getting Started with MaizeLink

To get the most out of MaizeLink, log in (using your umich uniqname and password) and start to customize your home page. Anyone can search and browse MaizeLink without logging in. However, to customize your home page, you need to log in with a uniqname. Friend accounts are not currently supported. 

First Time Logging In

The first time you log in, you may be asked if you’d like to connect to Canvas. If you connect to Canvas, you will see your active Canvas courses displayed on your home page. This is optional, and you can always connect or disconnect Canvas later.

Customize Your Home Page

MaizeLink will automatically detect your role (student, faculty, staff) and display links that are relevant for you. You can customize your home page by adding favorites and bookmarks.

Search & Find Links

There are three ways to find what you’re looking for:

  1. Search (Recommended): Type a keyword or the name of a system or tool in the search bar
  2. Browse Collections: Collections are groups of links related to a particular. You can find these on your home page under the “For Everyone” and “Just for Students/Faculty & Staff” headings. You can also search for collections!
  3. Browse Categories: Use the “Browse Categories” menu beneath the search bar to browse by category.

Need help?

Contact us for assistance or to request a new link.

Last Updated: 
Monday, May 13, 2019