Learn more about the technology you will need to use or will have access to. These resources include MaineStreet, Brightspace, Kaltura, and more.
The UMaine/ ☸ UMaine Machias Portal provides easy access to Mainestreet, Brightspace, Zoom, and more. It requires a UMS login.
Minimum Technology Requirements
Access your Media Library through Kaltura. Create a presentation via video recording for class with Kaltura.
You will use Google Suite for email, collaboration on group work, the creation of presentations, google calendar for scheduling and more. Learn to use these tools efficiently and with confidence.
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.
Please take a moment to ensure that your zoom client is updated to the latest version. All UMS students, faculty and staff have access to a full Zoom Pro account which can be accessed via the MyCampusPortal LaunchPad or by going to Zoom. For info on how to update your account, please visit Zoom Resources & Support page.
Use this link to access Zoom tutorials.
UMS IT Help Desk Phone & Live Chat Info
Phone: 207.581.2506, or 800.696.435
Live Chat: itsupport.maine.edu
Visit our updated Remote Teaching & Learning IT resources website at https://www.maine.edu/information-technology/support/it-resources-and-tools/
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