Information Services

About the Learn Service

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

Updates & Maintenance

Where to find out about Learn updates and maintenance.

Learn Backup

This can only be requested through contacting the IS helpline. This should only be used when significant content has been lost and not in place of a 'trash' or 'recycle' bin.

Mailing lists and newsletters

Find out how to get notifications about Learn VLE news and events.

Known issues

A list of known issues affecting the Learn service, what workarounds are available and how we are working to resolve them.

School Learn Support Role

This is a role with a higher level of permissions within Learn.

Learn User Group

Find out more about the work of the Learn User Group (LUG), including how to help us shape Learn for the future and share your practice with the University community.

New Learn Integrations - Set Up Process

The process for creating a new integration with Learn.

Learn Integrations - Piazza

Piazza is a third party discussion board tool that has been integrated with Learn. 


Information about how accessible Learn is and where to get help using Learn with assistive technologies.

Data Retention Policy

Information about data retention in Blackboard Learn at the University.