What is EquatIO?

EquatIO allows instructors and students to type, draw, or speak mathematical and chemical notation in applications. There are integrations with Brightspace, Microsoft Office, and Google Docs.

Click here to watch a recording of the Equatio workshop.

EquatIO Downloads

There are Equatio integrations available for Microsoft Office and Chrome. (The downloads are not required if you are using EquatIO in Brightspace only.)

Note: You will need to log in with your Langara Outlook email address and password for both of the following options, not your Google account.

EquatIO Support

General Support


This video includes demonstrations of various EquatIO integrations, including Microsoft Word and Google Docs. Watch the videos in the Brightspace section below to see how to use EquatIO in Brightspace.

Using EquatIO in Brightspace

You can find more instructions for using Equatio in Brightspace below.

How to Use EquatIO (Full PDF instructions)

Click here for instructions on using EquatIO in Quizzes or Assignments.

Creating a Quiz Using EquatIO (Video)

Creating an Assignment Using EquatIO (Video)