Educational Technology

Video wall in a recently renovated NSC classroom.

Instructional technology facilities, applications and services support UB's faculty and students. The university has a wide range of technology to improve the quality of education and enhance the learning processes. The following resources are just a few examples of what UB has to offer. 

On this page:

Classroom Technology Support

  • Teaching Technology Integrations Gateway
    The Teaching Technology Integrations Gateway provides information about the teaching technologies integrated with UB Learns and streamlined guidance for the procurement and implementation of new and innovative teaching technologies and practices, as illustrated by the graphic below.
  • Reserve Classrooms and Explore Available Technology
    Reserve classrooms through the UB Space Request System, and look up a room to explore its technology.
  • Look up a Passcode or Combination for a Centrally Scheduled Classroom
    Classroom teaching stations are secured with a combination lock.
  • Software in Technology Classrooms
    The same set of powerful academic software on the PC Stations in Computing Sites is also available in Technology Classrooms and on the computers in Classroom Computer Labs.  
  • Introducing UB's Teaching Stations - Instructional Video Series
    This  in-depth series of short videos will show you how to control projectors, connect devices and more. Produced by UB Information Technology.
  • Search Teaching Technology
    Search the Teaching Technology Service Guide.

Teaching Services for Instructors

  • UB Learns for Faculty
    This webpage is a hub for helpful instructor guides and training for UB Learns, powered by Brightspace.
  • Recording With Panopto
    Record, edit and publish academic video and audio content from your computer or mobile device.
  • Schedule Automatic Recordings in UB Classrooms
    Faculty and staff can request classroom recordings in over 100 centrally scheduled classrooms.
  • Request UB Learns Support
    Learning Systems staff from the Office of Curriculum, Assessment and Teaching Transformation play a vital role in the university’s academic mission through the system administration and direct end-user support for UB Learns.
  • Request Instructional Support (UB login required)
    A key component of CATT's mission is to provide resources and support to the campus community. Our Teaching Transformation team provides instructional and pedagogical support to help ensure you are equipped to create classroom experiences which promote student success.

Explore Different Educational Technologies

  • Classroom Technology
    UB has a variety of hardware and software to meet the needs of your course. Take a look at the available tools you can access to enhance your teaching and learning experiences. 
  • HyFlex & Hybrid Classrooms
    These rooms are equipped to allow real time instruction to both on-campus and remote learners. Remote students are heard through the in-room speakers while on-campus students are heard by using walkup microphones on stands or other installed microphone systems.
  • Video Streaming Frequently Asked Questions
    A list of frequently asked questions related to selecting and using streaming video and audio resources available through the University at Buffalo Libraries.