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Upcoming Library Workshops

Workshops are held in an online "classroom" formally called Elluminate Live! but now called Blackboard Collaborate, which you can access from any computer or some mobile devices lie iPads.. Please contact Beth Filar Williams if you would like to request a specific workshop or have  questions.  Be sure to check out help for more info on Elluminate/BB Collaborate Live and view our past recordings below

Upcoming Workshops:


    stay tuned for fall semester workshops! 


      Blackboard Collaborate Help

      Blackboard Collaborate (formally Elluminate Live!) is webconferencing software that allows you to conduct live, virtual workshops, courses or meetings. Below are resources for first time users, as well as, resources for presenters and participants. Please contact Beth Filar Williams for additional support.

      What To Expect...First Time Users

      When you first visit the link for your online workshop, it will prompt you to enter your name, and then your computer will download a piece of free Java software to open and run. Once your virtual room window opens you may be prompted to choose your connection speed and then you are logged into the session!

      Guides & Resources

      First time users (presenters and participants) should take some time and go through these files before logging on to their first session:

      Headset & Mic Info

      • BB Collaborate web conferencing is best used with a microphone and speakers/headphones. A combo headset/mic is best - without headphones, audio output from the session can be picked up your computer's mic and cause feedback sounds. If you don't have a mic, you can type questions in chat window.
      • ALWAYS: Go to Tools -> Audio --> Audio Wizard ... follow the instructions to select the right input and output devices to get audio working.

      Frequent Tech Problems:

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