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Technology Resources

The Technology Resources Department is available to provide assistance with all your technology needs. To easily communicate your needs, COBTech@niu.edu was established to provide a central resource to request technology help including requests for assistance on hardware or software problems or questions, web page maintenance, Blackboard questions, and even issues related to Barsema Hall.

Contact Tech Resources at COBTech@niu.edu or 753-3333.

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Quick Reference

Although we are available to meet with you one-on-one to review processes and provide solutions that enable you to work more effectively, there are many resources available to you online.

Blackboard Assistance
Designed to streamline online course delivery, Blackboard offers instructors and students flexibility in course design and information delivery. more about Blackboard ...

Computer Labs
Information about our new Anywhere Lab & Anywhere Printing capabilities, lab locations, lab hours, or lab reservations can be found online. more about computer labs ...

Online Forms
Need to reserve a lab? Want to post an announcement? Have a technology request? There is a form for that. forms...

Podium Training
Podium reference sheets and training videos are available for your review. Contact us at 753-3333 or COBTech@niu.edu to schedule appointment for additional assistance. reference sheets & videos...

Wireless Access
Wireless access to the network is available virtually everywhere in Barsema Hall. To complete your set-up you must have a computer with wireless connectivity or wireless card which can be purchased from the Student Center Bookstore school supplies desk. set-up instructions and troubleshooting tips...