What on-line resources are available to instructors on Blackboard?

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Blackboard has been replaced with Brightspace. Blackboard will be retired on April 28, 2023 with no access to the system. 


This page serves as an index for instructors to link to articles developed on specific topics for the University of Windsor. The main location for online help is the University of Windsor's Blackboard Help wiki

The most popular articles for instructors are listed below:

By Topic - A to Z

Below, a list of tools and topics exist for many of the commonly used functions for instructors. (Please note that these links will take you to the Blackboard online help pages, and it should open in a new window.)


The most popular articles for instructors are listed below:

Getting Started

By Topic A-C

By Topic D-R


By Topic S-Z


Other Articles



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An overview of Blackboard that every instructor should read.
Instructions for instructors who wish to add additional users to their site, such as teaching assistants, to help administer the course site.
Once your course code is entered into the Student Information System (SIS), and you are connected to that course in the SIS as the Instructor of Record, a regular process runs and will automatically create a "Course Shell." This shell is not available to students until you make it available.
Instructor Semester Checklist will ensure that you are ready to work with your course to start a new semester.