If you want to Open an assignment in a new tab. Go to the assignments link in your canvas.
Then you go to the right hand side of the page where you see the three little circles. Click on the little dots, and a small menu will pop up. Click on the 'Edit' option.
Another small screen will pop up in the middle of your screen, and at the bottom of that page click on the 'more options' button.
You will be directed to a new page where you will need to scroll down a little and you will see a section that says submission type, and at the bottom of that section you will select the 'Load this tool in a New Tab' option.
Then at the bottom of the page, click 'save'.
Now when you open that assignment from now on, you will select the button that now appears and it will take you to your assignment in a new tab.
NOW FOR THE BOOK LINK!!!
You will go to the left hand side of the page where is says modules and you will select that option. Once in the modules you will once again go to the right hand side of the page to select the three small buttons, on the actual MyEducator Canvas Connect Link.
Once you select those buttons, a pop down option will appear and you will select 'edit'.
A small screen will then pop up in the middle of the page. It will have the option for you to select 'Load in a New Tab' and then Update.
You will then be given the button to load everything in a New Tab. If you select it, the book will appear in a New Tab.