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EXPIRED-Faculty - How to Upload SoftChalk Zip Folder into Blackboard
Viewed 18817 times since Mon, Apr 13, 2015
2015 EXPIRED - Faculty - How to Upload a Zip File and/or SoftChalk Content to Blackboard   Option 1: Upload a zipped file to Blackboard   Note:  The student does not have to download any content; rather, the content will automatically... Read More
Faculty - Embedding a YouTube Video in Blackboard
Viewed 8014 times since Thu, Apr 16, 2015
2018 Faculty - Embedding a YouTube  Video in Blackboard Blackboard allows you to add mashups to your course. The mashups feature allows you to identify content outside of your course and bring it into Blackboard. One example of a mashup... Read More
Faculty - Add a Web Link in Blackboard
Viewed 2544 times since Thu, Jul 31, 2014
2022 Faculty - Add a Web Link in Blackboard Locate the URL that you want to add to your Blackboard course.Note: You can highlight and copy the URL of the web page. After you highlight it, you can press  CTRL C on a PC or command C  on a... Read More
Faculty - Add YouTube Videos to Blackboard
Viewed 10364 times since Tue, Mar 17, 2015
2022 Faculty - Add YouTube Videos to Blackboard     Within Blackboard you have the ability to integrate third party items such as Flickr, SlideShare and YouTube.  To add these items you will need to create a “Mashup”.  Located... Read More
Faculty - Adding a Folder to a Blackboard Course
Viewed 9247 times since Tue, Mar 17, 2015
2022   Faculty - Adding a Folder to a Blackboard Course   Each of the content areas of Blackboard can be organized using folders. Folders allow you to categorize resources by topic, date, or type to reduce information overload.    ... Read More
Faculty - Adding a Web Link in Blackboard
Viewed 7187 times since Tue, Apr 7, 2015
2022   Faculty - Adding a Web Link in Blackboard   You have the ability to add a web link or a link to a website directly in Blackboard. Below are directions on how to add a web link to you Blackboard course.     1. Locate the... Read More
Faculty - Adding an Item to a Blackboard Course
Viewed 26307 times since Wed, Jul 30, 2014
2022 Faculty - Adding an Item to a Blackboard Course   You can load various course documents such as your syllabus, lecture notes, and PowerPoint presentations in Blackboard.  Before attempting this task, you should already have your... Read More
Faculty - Adding Content from OneDrive to Blackboard
Viewed 4919 times since Wed, Sep 4, 2019
2019 Faculty - Adding Content from OneDrive to Blackboard   You have the ability in Blackboard to add content from your College OneDrive account into your course in a more seamless fashion. This article will walk you through how to add... Read More
Faculty - Blackboard Statistics Tracking
Viewed 20801 times since Wed, May 20, 2015
2018 Faculty - Blackboard Statistics Tracking   Statistics Tracking at the content item level allows Instructors to view detailed statistics on content item usage for all course users. These detailed statistics can help Instructors... Read More
Faculty - Building Content in Blackboard: Understanding the Icons
Viewed 16107 times since Wed, Jun 27, 2018
2022 Faculty - Building Content in Blackboard: Understanding the Icons   This article will show you the types of content you can add in your course and what the icons look like in Blackboard when they are added. It's important that... Read More
Faculty - Copying and Pasting from Microsoft Word into Blackboard
Viewed 7065 times since Thu, Jul 12, 2018
2018 Faculty - Copying and Pasting from Microsoft Word into Blackboard You will have the best results if you type your text directly in the editor and format it with the available options. You may see issues when you copy and paste text from... Read More
Faculty - Creating a Learning Module in Blackboard
Viewed 4018 times since Tue, Apr 14, 2015
2018 Faculty - Creating a Learning Module in Blackboard A learning module is an organized collection of course material presented with a table of contents.   1. Select a content area (ex. Course Materials). 2. Click the Build... Read More
Faculty - Edit, Copy, or Delete Content in Blackboard
Viewed 7301 times since Tue, Apr 14, 2015
2015 Faculty - Edit, Copy, or Delete Content in Blackboard   Click the down chevrons throughout your Blackboard courses to make changes to your content, to copy or move your content, or to delete your content.    The down chevron has... Read More
Faculty - Embedding Office 365 Files in Blackboard
Viewed 35839 times since Tue, May 23, 2017
2019 Faculty - Embedding Office 365 Files in Blackboard   You can use the Share feature in Office 365 to get a link that can be embedded directly into Blackboard. Embedding Office 365 files is a great way for collaboration. If you need to... Read More
Faculty - Embedding Videos in Blackboard
Viewed 6336 times since Thu, Jul 12, 2018
2018 Faculty - Embedding Videos in Blackboard You can embed videos from various sources in Blackboard. For example, the Library subscribes to Films on Demand and Kanopy. Both of these resources have streaming videos that you can embed in your... Read More
Faculty - Importing a Coursepack Package in Blackboard
Viewed 5615 times since Tue, Jan 9, 2018
2017 Faculty - Importing a Coursepack Package in Blackboard   This article will show you how to import a Coursepack package in your Blackboard course. Compatible packages include Blackboard Learn, Common Cartridge, Blackboard Vista 8 and... Read More
Faculty - Open Educational Resources (OER) Video
Viewed 15325 times since Mon, Oct 23, 2017
2022 Faculty - Open Educational Resources (OER) Video In this video you will learn about the Open Educational Resources (OER) services available through the library as well as the resources that are available. Additionally, learn to use... Read More
Faculty - Workaround for YouTube Mashup: Embed a YouTube Video in Blackboard
Viewed 8754 times since Wed, May 25, 2016
2022   Faculty - Workaround for YouTube Mashup: Embed a YouTube Video in Blackboard If you embed the YouTube video mashup in an item within Blackboard, the YouTube video mashup will not display in full screen mode in the following... Read More
Faculty and Students - Insert an Image Within Blackboard
Viewed 27771 times since Tue, Feb 16, 2016
2018 Faculty and Students - Insert an Image Within Blackboard  One of the benefits of a standard text area is the ability to insert pictures and images to enhance the look of your textbox, wiki or blog. Sometimes a picture may better... Read More

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