Knowledge Base

We have a fancy Knowledge Base! It’s still in its infancy, so if you can’t find what you’re looking for you can use the self-service documentation is available from Blackboard Central via the article links below and through Blackboard’s Knowledge Bases . Or just get in touch!

Blackboard Central Articles

Visit Information Technology’s Blackboard Central for a list of Blackboard tutorials for common tasks.

Getting Started

Blackboard Help

Visit Blackboard’s Help sites or for up-to-date instructions:

Blackboard Video Tutorials

Printable Resources

Blackboard Collaborate

Collaborate Ultra (Browser-Based)

For Instructors

For Students

Collaborate Original (Requires Downloads)

For Instructors

For Students Tutorials

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Google Drive

Other Tutorials




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