Blackboard will undergo a significant upgrade over the holiday break. The new Blackboard experience has a modern look and feel that will function optimally on a variety of screen sizes and mobile devices. It also includes a new navigation structure that will save you time with simpler workflows and streamlined access to important information.
New look and functionality coming to OU Blackboard in January 2020
We have received multiple reports of issues with Blackboard access for CenturyLink customers.
Permalinks to library resources must be edited to remain usable for students.
Pronto is the latest addition to our technology tools to support your learning.
Please note that Internet Explorer is no longer a supported browser in Blackboard.
Spring 2019 online courses are available!
As we prepare for the Spring I 2019 start of classes, we will be making a major change to our technical infrastructure behind the scenes. This move will not change the end user experience other than some feature additions and enhancements that come with moving to the latest version. This move requires a 5-day downtime window.
You are invited to peruse the syllabus, introduce yourself on the discussion forum, and begin the readings for your online* course(s).
Users accessing Blackboard Collaborate with Firefox version 61, the newest version of Firefox, will not be heard by other users in Collaborate sessions.