Information Services


Learn is the biggest Virtual Learning Environment at the University of Edinburgh, supporting more than 5000 courses annually. Learn provides access to course materials, assignments, grades, feedback, lecture recordings, resource lists and much more. It is used to support face to face teaching, blended learning, and fully online courses.

You can access your courses directly from the Learn channel in MyEd, or login at

You can also download the Blackboard app to access your courses from a phone or tablet device when you are on the move.

Login to Learn

Help and Support

Using Learn as a Student

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Support and information for students on how to use Learn to access course materials and information.

Using Learn as a Teacher

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Advice and information on using Learn to support your courses for anyone who delivers teaching or supports the teaching experience

About the Learn Service

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Find out more about the Learn Service at Edinburgh and keep up-to-date.

Give us your feedback on using Learn

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We are continually looking to improve the Learn service and the support that we provide.