Learn more about the technology you will need to use or will have access to. These resources include MaineStreet, Blackboard, Kaltura, and more.
Minimum Technology Requirements
Mac OS, Windows OS or Chrome OS computer with: 2.5 GHz Dual Core Intel Core i5 and higher desktop CPU with internet speed of 2.0 Mbps or faster.
Blackboard (Bb) is a Learning Management System (LMS) used by the University of Maine and is where you may access online coursework for some classes.
The UMaine Portal provides easy access to MaineStreet, Blackboard, Zoom, and more.
As a University of Maine student you will be asked to use Google Suite for email, collaboration on group work, the creation of presentations, etc. Learn to use these tools efficiently and with confidence.
Access your Media Library through Kaltura. Create a presentation via video recording for class with Kaltura.
Find support, tutorials, and access to Zoom web video conferencing. Zoom is a program used to hold meetings with online students used by advisors and instructors.
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Learn more about academic resources available online. These resources include the Bookstore, Course Registration, and more.