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Information about eLearning will be developed on this site and added in due course.

Existing eLearning information from the original TLSO website is available below. This includes links to eLearning contacts, information about Blackboard and start of year details, and eLearning principles and procedures:

For eLearning guidance, please refer to the IT Services eLearning enquiries page, including support for Blackboard, online course materials, and Turnitin.

Start of Year/start of semester 2, 2018/19 guidance

For information on Blackboard and the start of semester 2, please see:

Central Distance Learning Team

You can contact the central Distance Learning team via email:  

Information about online and distance learning courses offered by The University of Manchester can be seen here:

We also offer a number of massive open online courses (MOOCs):

Faculty elearning teams

The University of Manchester Library 

Library information and services for Distance Learning/eLearning students can be found below:

The Manchester Distance Learning Network (MaDLeN)

Information about MaDLeN can be found within the Teaching Excellence Network section of the site:

Induction/welcome Distance Learners

Induction and information for new Distance Learners is available at:

Study skills information from the University of Manchester Library: