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Welcome to Blackboard IM

Blackboard IM is an academic-centric instant collaboration solution designed to promote learning through group work and academic and administrative help. One of the main differences between Blackboard IM and other collaboration solutions is that Blackboard IM synchronizes with your institution's enrollment records. This means that students and teachers are automatically connected with other Blackboard IM users enrolled in the same courses. Blackboard IM also includes advanced features such as video chat, screen sharing, and a robust whiteboard, which allow everyone at your institution to collaborate and communicate quickly and easily.

If you don't already have Blackboard IM, follow the instructions in Creating a Blackboard IM Account to get it.

Top Blackboard IM Features

These are some of the most helpful features of Blackboard IM: