How to be a Successful Online Student Informational Webinar

Brightspace Resources – Brightspace Learning Management Software (LMS)

Getting Help or Technical Assistance
UVM Knowledge Base articles about Brightspace
Book an appointment with the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) Staff
New Brightspace Community Site
Center for Teaching and Learning

UVM Libraries

Howe Library
Howe Library
Accessing UVM Library e-resources from off campus

Dana Medical Library
Dana Medical Library
Connect to Dana Library Resources from Off Campus
Connecting into Dana Medical Library from off campus (Video Duration: 2:29 minutes)

Communication and Collaboration Tools

Discussion Board
What is the Discussion Board?
Interacting in Discussions (Video Duration 4:05)

Email and Messages
Messages (Communication sent and received inside Blackboard only)

Course Announcements
Viewing Course Announcements

What are blogs?
Creating a Blog Entry (Video Duration 2:20)

Access, Create & Edit a Journal Entry

What is a Wiki?
Creating and Editing a Wiki Page

Working in groups

Submitting Assignments
How to submit an assignment

Taking a Test
Taking a Test or Survey
Test taking tips

Checking Grades
Checking your grades via ‘My Grades’