Service name: Blackboard
Division / Department: Department of Information Technology
Available to: Students and Faculty
Contact: ITS Service Desk 516-463-7777
Website: Hofstra Blackboard


Blackboard is a web-based learning management system (LMS) that allows students and faculty to exchange class materials online to complement on-campus classes or to enable classes to be delivered online (distant learning). Blackboard facilitates online learning and assessment through course materials, discussion boards, online quizzes, assignment submission, etc.

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