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Multimedia Tools

What is it?

Blackboard provides or is integrated with many options for different types of Multimedia content.  

Videos- Youtube and NBC Learn
Images- Flickr
Presentations- Slideshare
Classroom Recorded Lectures- Mediasite
Self Recorded Lectures- MyMediasite

These are all integrations that are built into Blackboard.  Generally we reccomend uploading video content to our streaming services available through Mediasite/MyMediasite.

Why faculty use Multimedia?

Multimedia is a gateway to reaching many different learning styles in a flexible and dynamic way. Multimedia proves strong reinforcement of concepts that are taught in the classroom in an engaging manner.  

How do I setup Multimedia?

Lecture capture - My Mediasite
Learn how to Install the MyMediasite desktop recorder
Learn how to Record your own Lecture using MyMediasite
Learn how to edit your recordings
Learn how to download your recordings
Learn about your statistics on your recordings
Learn how to upload videos to MyMediasite and share it with your students

View Video Tutorials

Fill out the form to have your class recorded

Embeddable content - Blackboard mashups 
Learn how to embed a Youtube video
Learn how to integrate a NBC Learn video
Learn how to embed a Flickr image
Learn how to embed a Slideshare presentation

Podcasting/Vidcasting - iTunes U
Learn how to create an iTunesU link




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