Blackboard Ally (Faculty): Overview

This document provides an overview of Blackboard Ally.

Blackboard Ally is a product that provides alternate formats for uploaded PDF, Word, PowerPoint, and HTML content, which can help faculty improve the overall accessibility of their course. For example, Ally can convert a text document to an audio file, a scanned PDF into a text file, or a Word document into an HTML page. It also assists faculty in making content more accessible by pointing out where formatting can be improved or providing alternative file types. For additional information, please visit the links below:  


Blackboard Ally website

Blackboard Ally Introduction Video (3:06 m)  

Student Experience Video (:40 s)  

Instructor Experience Video (1:15 m)  

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Owner:Jennifer A.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2018-03-29 09:51 CDTUpdated:2018-04-10 16:22 CDT
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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