Blackboard Learn Quick Guides
Listed below are links to printable quick guides provided by Blackboard, highlighting the new features and/or enhancements that faculty and TAs will find in Blackboard 9.1 Service Pack 12 and 14. Blackboard is currently scheduled to be upgraded at NIU from release 9.1 SP11 to 9.1 SP14 in May 2014.
Currently, these quick guides are for features that were introduced in SP 11. Quick guides for the new features in SP 14 will be added as they become available.
- Blackboard 9.1 SP 14 Brochure [PDF]
- Comparing the New Content Editor with the Legacy Text Editor [PDF]
- Getting Started with Video Everywhere [PDF]
- Content Editor [PDF]
- Discussion Board [PDF]
- Inline Assignment Grading [PDF]
- My Blackboard [PDF]
- Retention Center [PDF]
Additional manuals and tutorials developed by Blackboard are also available in addition to workshops and podcasts from the Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center.
Last Updated: 3/30/2016