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ATI + Blackboard

ATI is the administrator for our campuswide learning management system, Blackboard. Our  teams of specialists can help you make your course content come alive for your students and more streamlined and efficient for faculty. We are adopting Blackboard Ultra, which has a slightly different appearance and superior functionality. Get a tour of Bb Ultra...

Blackboard support

For your immediate support needs, we offer an array of self-help instructions and resources. If you have specific questions regarding Blackboard, please contact us or open a ticket and a team member from our office will gladly assist you with training or instructional design.

Blackboard Tutorials

Best Practices

Use of Blackboard Best practices can make your class run smoothly and efficiently.

Assessment Tools

Assessment tools including quizzes, tests and more can be built directly into Blackboard using the instructions.

Course Copy

Instructors can initiate the own Course copy to prep for upcoming classes.

Course Availability

Course content availability instructions make it so you can turn visibility on and off for your students at your convenience as your prep your courses.

Browser Checker

The Browser Checker makes sure that your web browser is the most compatible with blackboard for building and for viewing.

Tutorial Videos

Almost every feature of Blackboard has a tutorial video. See more...

Bb + Integrations

Our university offers faculty many useful tools within Blackboard. ATI can help you use them. Learn more about what is offered or contact us today

Blackboard Integrations


SafeAssign is a plagiarism prevention tool that allows your instructor to check the originality of a homework submission. SafeAssign automatically conducts the check by comparing your assignment against a database of other assignment submissions.

Useful tools for my class

Blackboard offers many valuable integrated tools with other software services built for learning. Please explore the ATI site for more information or contact ATI today for the opportunity for us to help you build a course using some of these engaging integrations offered!

PlayPosit (Interactive video)

PlayPosit is a interactive web-based video platform that allows educators to provide formative assessment both inside and outside the classroom. 


Voicethread replaces text-only discussions, can create interactive lectures, offers no-schedule office hours for hybrid/online classes and beyond, and can be a useful tool for professional development.


SlideShare tutorials help you share what you know and love through presentations, infographics, documents and more.


ShareStream integrates streaming video into learning environments.


Mediasite makes it easy to create, manage, and watch your course videos all from within the Blackboard LMS.


SoftChalk is cloud based video-based lessons


Turnitin ensures assignment originality and helps students check their own work

Quickly Attendance

Quickly Attendance is an automated attendance system that works directly with the blackboard gradebook.


iClicker is an interactive technology where students can give input directly from their clicker for discussions, presentations, quizzes, and more.

Blackboard FAQs

What is Blackboard?

The Blackboard Learning Management System (LMS) is an e-learning portal used by CSUSB students, faculty, and staff to spark engagement, promote active learning, and enhance the online learning experience, available 24/7.

Can I check my web browser?

For the most trouble-free experience with Blackboard, Mozilla Firefox is recommended. Check if Blackboard Learn supports your browser Browser Checker.

How do I access Blackboard?

To access Blackboard, go to, and login using your Coyote ID and password. If you need assistance with your login information, please visit our 24/7 online support center at Technology Support Center.