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Back in June, IU inked a deal with Colorado State University, the University of Florida, and the University of Michigan to provide a suite of services for courses, online learning, and big data analytics to improve the way educational content is shared across institutions and delivered to students.
IU students, faculty and staff can download Read&Write Gold literacy software at no charge through IUware (touch for more >>)
IU has unveiled a new software license that makes literacy tools available to everyone. Read&Write Gold is assistive software specifically designed to help with reading and writing. The software will read aloud a variety of materials, from a Word doc or PDF file to web pages and screen shots.
Strategic Business Writing breaks from the traditional textbook model and embraces the interactive nature of eTexts, with layered course material students can personalize and supplement.
Thanks to all who participated in the 2014 UITS Customer Satisfaction Surveys. Student, faculty, and staff responses to these annual surveys help measure the effectiveness of IU’s IT resources, and serve as important guides to improving IT services and support.
Find the latest on everything from IU’s supercomputer, Big Red II, and security bug Heartbleed to high-tech teaching tools and privacy tips.
Find out how UITS Teaching and Learning Technologies supports every stage of creating an online course or program
Two IU South Bend anthropology professors are using technology to foster a sense of community in their classes.
Indiana University has received an $882,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for the Kuali Open Library Environment (OLE). Kuali OLE is an open-source, community-based library management system designed by and for research and academic libraries to oversee and provide access to their growing collections.
All campuses can now order IU eTexts for the summer and fall of 2014.
IU is piloting a program to see if a classroom can go paperless by using tablets.
Breakout session materials and videos available.
It’s almost time for the 2013 Statewide IT Conference! The annual gathering of 1IUIT is a great opportunity for us to strengthen relationships and plan for the future. The conference schedule offers something for everyone.