2019 Blackboard Courses

Blackboard courses for the 2019 academic year will be available by Friday 9 August. By that date, those with the School Administrator role (e.g. assessments teams, Library Information Specialists, etc) will be able to search for and quick enrol on courses. Instructors will be enrolled on to courses based on the information in the UMD, Continue Reading…

Blackboard Unavailable

Blackboard is currently running very slowly, or is unavailable. We’re working with Blackboard’s Managed Hosting team to restore access. Updates: #TT172929 – Our monitoring tools indicate throughput issues in Manchester since 11:03 BST Thursday 14th April. We are investigating. — Jisc Major Incidents (@jiscmi) April 14, 2016 #TT172929 – Manchester – This is a DDoS, Continue Reading…

Final Reminder – Equella to be phased out on 13th November 2015

This is a final reminder advising you that Aston’s Equella Repository will be decommissioned on Friday 13th November 2015. If you still have any outstanding Equella items published on Blackboard, please remove or make them unavailable before the cut-off date; any Equella links on Blackboard will be broken, after this date. Therefore, we would advise Continue Reading…