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Enroll/Unenroll Participants in Moodle

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If you have a Teacher role in a Moodle course, you can enroll other participants in it to give them access. The role you give them determines what they can do in the course. See Which Role Should I Use? below for a list of roles and what they are permitted to do. Prefer videos? […]

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Using Annotate PDF to give feedback on Moodle

Instructors can provide detailed feedback on Moodle assignments by using the Annotate PDF tool available in the latest version of Moodle.* This document explains how to add the Annotate PDF feature when creating a new assignment or editing an existing assignment, and how to use the annotation toolbar and feedback options. *This feature is available […]

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How to Find Fall 2020 Courses in Moodle

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Some instructors may be making Moodle sites for fall 2020 courses guest-accessible in order to help with virtual shopping. Here’s how to find a course you are not enrolled in. Go to (Fall 2020 courses are on a new Moodle site! The URL for this site will change to on Aug 18 after […]

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Panopto Capture for Screen Recording

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Panopto Capture is a completely browser-based screen capture system that allows users to capture audio, video, and entire screens or application windows. Panopto Capture works well on classroom Mac computers in lieu of the Panopto Recorder App (see Recording Your Lecture: In a Classroom). To create a Panopto Capture video: Visit Bryn Mawr’s online Panopto […]

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Recording Your Lecture: In a Classroom

Bryn Mawr subscribes to a lecture capture service called Panopto, which is designed to make it easy for people to record lectures and talks and post the recordings for others to view them. Panopto can simultaneously capture audio and video of a person lecturing and a screencast of what they project overhead from the podium […]

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Panopto: Quizzing

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Panopto enables video Creators to add quiz questions at any point in a video. (Note that quizzes can only be taken by users who are signed in to Panopto through our Bryn Mawr College account. Learn more about getting a Panopto Account). Adding a quiz in Panopto can be an effective way to engage viewers […]

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Library Services: Summer 2020

Table of Contents: Overview Requesting Bryn Mawr Library books for curbside pickup Scanning services and Interlibrary Loan EZ-Borrow Book Returns Printing Additional Questions?   Overview On-demand scanning services and curbside pickup of books from the Bryn Mawr circulating library collections for students, faculty and staff are available. Library buildings remain closed. Last updated: August 12, […]

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Copy Materials from Old to New Moodle

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While you can use Import or the Sharing Cart to copy materials between Moodle courses on the same server, the only way to move materials from the old Moodle site to the new one is to Back Up the course on the old server and Restore to upload it into a course on the new […]

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Panopto: Sharing Recordings

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By default, videos that you create or upload to Panopto will “inherit” or have the same Share settings as the folder in which you place them. Permission Options There are four levels of permissions for videos and folders, in increasing order of visibility or “publicness”: Specific people — Only specific users and groups can view. […]

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Printing to Public Printers from your Personal Computer

Before you start, you will need access to the following: a personal laptop or desktop computer with internet access   Choosing a Printer Note: You can install both print queues. Simply follow the instructions below twice, once for each queue. Black & White ONLY: LabPrint Color: LabPrintColor¹ ¹Color printers aren’t available at all public locations. […]

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