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Find a new technique to use today

Northwestern offers a number of opportunities for you as an instructor, student, or staff member to enhance your teaching and learning experience or workplace collaboration with digital tools.

Options below are supported through Northwestern Information Technology. If you are looking for a conferencing option (video or audio conferencing with up to 100 guests), please see our Conferencing Recommendation guide. We also have another recommendation guide to help you find the best online storage/file sharing options currently supported through IT. 

If you're interested in a technology not listed below, send us an email. We're always happy to help.  

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For Instructors

Record Myself

BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

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Self-Service Video Production Studio

Record Myself & Lightboard

Self-Service Video Production Studio in Mudd Library

  • Product Name: SELF-SERVICE VIDEO PRODUCTION STUDIO, LIGHTBOARD
  • Used for: LECTURE CAPTURE
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: NOT DIRECTLY, BUT VIDEOS CAN BE EMBEDDED 
  • Get Started: RESERVE A TIME
More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Share Content with My Class

Library Media

Find & Share Entire Movies or Clips

Library Media

  • Product Name: AVALON MEDIA SYSTEM
  • Used to: ACCESS THE NU LIBRARY DIGITAL MEDIA REPOSITORY
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: ACCESS AVALON
More
BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

More
Box

Easy & Safe File Sharing

Box

  • Product Name: BOX
  • Used for: ONLINE FILE SHARING, CONTENT MANAGEMENT 
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: CREATE A BOX ACCOUNT
More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Upgrade My Classroom Experience

BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Store and Share Files Online

Box

Easy & Safe File Sharing

Box

  • Product Name: BOX
  • Used for: ONLINE FILE SHARING, CONTENT MANAGEMENT 
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: CREATE A BOX ACCOUNT
More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Hold an Online Meeting or Live Stream Content (Videoconferencing)

BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Search the Library's Digital Audio and Video Collection

Library Media

Find & Share Entire Movies or Clips

Library Media

  • Product Name: AVALON MEDIA SYSTEM
  • Used to: ACCESS THE NU LIBRARY DIGITAL MEDIA REPOSITORY
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: ACCESS AVALON
More

Participate in a Pilot

Canvas Support Chatbot

Get Help with Common Canvas Questions Quickly

Canvas Support Chatbot

Product Name: CANVAS CHATBOT
Used for: CANVAS HELP
Cost: NONE
Canvas Integration: YES
Get started: HELP ICON IN THE MAIN LEFT NAVIGATION IN CANVAS

More

For Staff

Record Myself

BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

More
Self-Service Video Production Studio

Record Myself & Lightboard

Self-Service Video Production Studio in Mudd Library

  • Product Name: SELF-SERVICE VIDEO PRODUCTION STUDIO, LIGHTBOARD
  • Used for: LECTURE CAPTURE
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: NOT DIRECTLY, BUT VIDEOS CAN BE EMBEDDED 
  • Get Started: RESERVE A TIME
More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Store and Share Files Online

Box

Easy & Safe File Sharing

Box

  • Product Name: BOX
  • Used for: ONLINE FILE SHARING, CONTENT MANAGEMENT 
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: CREATE A BOX ACCOUNT
More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Hold an Online Meeting or Live Stream Content (Videoconferencing)

BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Search the Library's Digital Audio and Video Collection

Library Media

Find & Share Entire Movies or Clips

Library Media

  • Product Name: AVALON MEDIA SYSTEM
  • Used to: ACCESS THE NU LIBRARY DIGITAL MEDIA REPOSITORY
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: ACCESS AVALON
More

Upgrade My Meetings

BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Participate in a Pilot

For Students

Record Myself

Self-Service Video Production Studio

Record Myself & Lightboard

Self-Service Video Production Studio in Mudd Library

  • Product Name: SELF-SERVICE VIDEO PRODUCTION STUDIO, LIGHTBOARD
  • Used for: LECTURE CAPTURE
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: NOT DIRECTLY, BUT VIDEOS CAN BE EMBEDDED 
  • Get Started: RESERVE A TIME
More
BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Hold an Online Meeting (Videoconferencing)

BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Store and Share Files Online

Box

Easy & Safe File Sharing

Box

  • Product Name: BOX
  • Used for: ONLINE FILE SHARING, CONTENT MANAGEMENT 
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: CREATE A BOX ACCOUNT
More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Search the Library's Digital Audio and Video Collection

Library Media

Find & Share Entire Movies or Clips

Library Media

  • Product Name: AVALON MEDIA SYSTEM
  • Used to: ACCESS THE NU LIBRARY DIGITAL MEDIA REPOSITORY
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: ACCESS AVALON
More

Upgrade My Meetings

BlueJeans

Host, Record, & Share a Videoconference

BlueJeans

More
Panopto

Desktop Video Recording & Live Streaming

Panopto

  • Product Name: PANOPTO
  • Used for: VIDEO RECORDING, LIVE STREAMING, HOSTING
  • Cost: NONE
  • Canvas Integration: YES
  • Get started: LOGIN, FEINBERG LOGIN, KELLOGG LOGIN
More

Participate in a Pilot

Canvas Support Chatbot

Get Help with Common Canvas Questions Quickly

Canvas Support Chatbot

Product Name: CANVAS CHATBOT
Used for: CANVAS HELP
Cost: NONE
Canvas Integration: YES
Get started: HELP ICON IN THE MAIN LEFT NAVIGATION IN CANVAS

More

For Canvas

For opportunities to enhance your Canvas course, please see the Canvas Resource Hub:

Canvas Resource Hub