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  1. Turnitin via D2L 

    1. Configure Turnitin Settings via D2L Dropbox
    2. View Turnitin Reports via D2L Dropbox
    3. Enter a Score in Turnitin and Sync to D2L
    4. Turnitin Instructions for Your Students
  2. Turnitin Via Single Sign On 

    1. Getting Started with Turnitin via Single Sign On
  3. D2L Getting Started 

    1. Log in to D2L
    2. Activating Your Course
    3. Copy an Entire Course
    4. Copy Part of a Course
  4. D2L Course Content 

    1. Create a Course Content Description
    2. Create a Module
    3. Create a Sub-Module
    4. Upload a File to a Module
    5. Create a Content File in D2L
  5. D2L Discussions 

    1. Create New Discussion Forum
    2. Create New Discussion Topic
    3. Restrict Forum or Topic to Group
    4. Make Posts Invisible to Students Until They Post
    5. Require Moderator Approval for Posts
  6. D2L Dropbox  

    1. Create New Dropbox
    2. Create Dropbox Category
    3. View Submitted Dropbox Files
    4. Link Dropbox to Grade Item
    5. Evaluate a Dropbox Submission
  7. D2L Quizzes 

    1. Create New Quiz
    2. Create Quiz Questions
    3. Activate Your Quiz
    4. Grading a Quiz
    5. Link Quiz to Grade Item
  8. D2L Grades  

    1. Grade Items and Categories Overview
    2. Grades Settings Overview
    3. Add a Numeric Grade Item
    4. Link Activity to Grade Item
    5. Create an Extra Credit Grade Item
  9. D2L Course Home 

    1. D2L Mail Tool Overview
    2. Minibar and Personal Settings Overview
    3. Calendar Tool Overview
    4. Add Homepage Widgets
    5. Create Custom Widget
  10. D2L Classlist 

    1. Add Participants
    2. Find the ODIN Username of a Student in Your Course
    3. Enrollment Roles
    4. Looking up Withdrawn Students
    5. Compare D2L Classlist with Banweb
  11. D2L Groups 

    1. Create New Group Category
    2. Enroll Users in a Group
    3. Setting up Self-Enrollment for Groups
  12. D2L Checklist 

    1. Create a Checklist
    2. Create a Checklist Category
    3. Create a Checklist Item
    4. Preview a Checklist
    5. Add a Checklist to Course Content
  13. D2L Class Progress 

    1. View Class Progress
    2. View Class Progress from Classlist
    3. View a Specific Assignment from Class Progress
    4. View How Much Time Students Spend with Content
  14. D2L Surveys 

    1. Create a New Survey
    2. Publish a Survey to Course Content
    3. Preview a Survey
    4. View Survey Results
  15. Media Space Getting Started 

    1. Media Space Basics
    2. Media Space Permissions Overview
    3. Log in to PSU Media Space
    4. Search My Media
    5. Search PSU Media Space
  16. Media Space Channels 

    1. Create a Channel
    2. Add Video from My Media to Channel
    3. Upload Video or Other Media to Channel
    4. Add a Member to Your Channel
    5. Channel Member Roles
  17. Media Space My Media 

    1. Upload Video or Media Item to My Media
    2. Make a Video or Media Item Private
    3. Turn Comments Off or On
    4. Add Search Tags to Media
    5. Upload Video to Media Space from YouTube
  18. Media Space Playlists 

    1. Create a Playlist
    2. Add Media to a Playlist
    3. Remove Media from a Playlist
    4. Share a Playlist with Embed Code
    5. Reorder Items in a Playlist
  19. Media Space CaptureSpace Lite 

    1. Install CaptureSpace Lite
    2. Create a Webcam Recording
    3. Create a Screen Recording
    4. Create a Voice Recording
  20. Media Space D2L Widgets 

    1. Add Media Space Widgets to Your Course Home
    2. Publish Media to the Media Gallery Widget
    3. Enable Moderation for the Media Gallery Widget
    4. View My Media from D2L Course Content Quicklink
  21. Media Space Video Editing 

    1. Trim a Video
    2. Create a Video Clip
    3. Allow Other Users to Create Clips of Your Video
  22. Media Space Video Quiz Tool 

    1. Create a Video Quiz
    2. View Video Quiz Scores and Analytics
  23. Blackboard Collaborate 

    1. Create New Collaborate Session
    2. Invite a Guest to your Collaborate Session
  24. Gmail 

    1. Send an Email to your Classlist Using Google Groups
  25. Google Hangouts 

    1. Google Hangouts on Air via YouTube Live
    2. Getting Started with Google Hangouts
    3. Tips to Minimize Connection Issues in Google Hangouts
  26. YouTube 

    1. Share YouTube Videos on D2L
    2. YouTube Privacy Settings
    3. Create a Co-Managed YouTube Channel
  27. All articles 

    1. Minibar
    2. Send an Email to your Classlist Using Google Groups
    3. Add a Picture to Your Profile
    4. View Course as Student
    5. Media Space Basics
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