Record and live-webcast presentations

Schedule recordings

Pre-Scheduled recording of individual or series of lecture/seminar presentations through automated course scheduling along with Instructor Self Service via the Blackboard Learn LMS

Automatically Recording your Lectures in an equipped teaching space (Scheduled captures)

 Academic Video How-To

Ad-hoc, Self-initiated recordings

Instructor initiated on-demand recording of single lecture/seminars using the Panopto App on personal laptops (PC/Mac) or classroom podium PC’s

Manually Recording your Lectures in an equipped teaching space (Ad Hoc captures)

 Academic Video How-To

Live Webcast

Live Webcast your class while recording:

Optional web-casting of scheduled and instructor-initiated classroom recording

Academic Video How-To

Create Personal Recordings

Instructor initiated recording of micro-lecture content for use in flipped classroom learning modes

Done in your office, on your computer - screencasts

 Academic Video How-To

Be Mobile

Record and upload of video content from mobile and other web-enabled devices

Recording of live video or upload of pre-recorded video from iOS, Android, mobile devices along with Macintosh, Windows PC’s, Chrome OS device etc…

 Academic Video How-To

Student Video Submissions

Through a mashup within the Blackboard assignment tool, you may enable student video assignment submissions.

 Academic Video How-To

Simple Editing

Perform simple editing of recordings like the ability to trim, and mix video and audio from single or multiple sources.

Basic Editing 

Advanced Editing

Manage and Distribute Content

Manage and distribute uploaded video content from personal or shared libraries.

      • Recordings placed in Class folders within Blackboard
      • Personal libraries for uploaded content
      • Shared libraries

 Academic Video How-To

Share and Publish Content

Publishing video as content in Blackboard to students enrolled in courses

    • Video content mashup
    • Video Content Link

Use the Blackboard Mashup Tool to embed content right within a section of your Blackboard course. - embedding content

 Academic Video How-To

Equipped Classrooms

 Classroom Technology List - For features available in classrooms equipped for Academic Video


1-306-966-2222 or 1-800-966-4817 (toll free in Canada)

Service Page - ICT Services and Support 

Services No Longer Available

Sharestream for Video (Mar 15, 2018)

Using Sharestream to add Media to a Course

Lecture Capture (Echo 360) (Dec 15 , 2017)

 Lecture Capture

Once a lecture is recorded, do the following in Course Tools:

  1. Expand the Control Panel left side
  2. Expand "Customization"
  3. Select "Tool Availability"
  4. Scroll to find Echo360 Lecture Captures and check the box (if not selected)
  5. Submit the change

Students may now access lectures from the Tools page in Course Tools