Edit an item's details

You can edit the details of an individual item in any collection you create.

Note: To edit items from a public collection, you must copy and save the collection first. Then, you can modify the items in the copied collection on the PRIVATE tab.

  1. Find and open the collection containing the item you want to edit.
  1. On the item, select More Options icon. > Edit. A pop-up appears.

    Edit item pop-up.

  2. For Title/Description, do any of the following:
    • To change its Title, Type, or Description, click in the appropriate field.

      Note: An item's description is automatically pulled from its source, and therefore might include inaccurate characters. Edit it as needed.

    • To delete one or more Tags, click the desired tag to remove it.
    • To add one or more Tags, click in the new tag field to type your text, and then click Add tag icon..


      • When you type in the new tag field, tag suggestions appear. Only tags that have been used by Administrator, Instructor, Faculty, and Staff roles at your school appear as suggestions.
      • Once you add an item to your collection, click a tag to automatically search Destiny Discover  for other resources based on that topic.
      • You can perform a keyword search in Destiny Discover for any auto-populated tags or new tags you add to an item.
      • Tags are only clickable for authenticated users. If you share a link with a non-Destinyuser, they will not be able to click on the tags.

    • To mark an item "For Instructor Use Only", select the checkbox.


      • Only users with Administrator, Instructor, Faculty, and Staff roles can see the checkbox.
      • When an item is marked "For Instructor Use Only", users with student roles cannot see this item in the collection.
      • You can move an item in and out of instructor use at any time.

  3. Click Save. Or, click Image to change an item's image.
  4. For Image, click REMOVE IMAGE. Then, do one of the following:
    • Click UPLOAD IMAGE. Select the desired image from your computer.
    • Drag and drop an image from your computer into the box.


      • Only users with Administrator, Instructor, Faculty, and Staff roles can upload a custom resource image.
      • You can only upload a custom resource image for items in your own collection.
      • To resize your image, use the scroll bar to make it smaller or larger.
      • To change which part of the image appears, click and drag it to the desired position.
      • If you copy the item to another collection, you have to upload the custom resource image again. It will not automatically copy over with the item.

  5. After you make your changes, click Save.