Are you new to Oberlin or new to Blackboard? I’ve created a 1 page document that provides links to a few quick tips to help you get started with managing your online course sites. Click here to access the PDF.
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Only users identified in Banner as ‘students,’ ‘faculty,’ ’emeriti’ or ‘staff’ have the ability to search the Blackboard directory. Searches will only bring up current student, faculty, staff and emeriti. Users with Non-Obie role in Blackboard won’t appear in the directory. This includes trustees, outside reviewers, high school students and a few others. They will […]
This is in reference to the ‘Shared Location’ option found in the file system menu. Blackboard allows you to create a server connection directly to the file system for a given course or organization. This will put an icon on your desktop and allow you to treat the Blackboard folder as you would a folder […]
How to add users to a course or organization: 1. Navigate to the site and under the Control Panel heading go to Users and Groups. 2. Click on Users and when the new screen appears click on the blue “Enroll User” button. 3. Another new screen appears. This screen wants you to enter a person’s […]