Information Services

Self-support materials

How to access our self-support materials and resources for Learn.


We have a number of Learn training courses run by IS Digital Skills - so if you prefer to get training face-to-face, please sign up.

Blackboard help

There is excellent documentation and training available directly from the Blackboard website.

Blackboard Learn Help

Blackboard Learn YouTube Channel

LinkedIn Learning

There are a range of short tutorials on LinkedIn Learning for getting the most out of Learn for your courses.

These tutorials have broken down the key elements of using Learn and managing courses into short manageable videos that range from 2-10 minutes in length.


Blackboard Essential Training on LinkedIn Learning

The videos will contain examples from other universities and may use different terminology. However, the functionality should be the same as the University of Edinburgh Learn system.