You should log in to Blackboard using your standard University of Reading IT username and password.
For answers to common technical queries, see Technical Support for Blackboard
If you have problems logging in, or require technical support, contact the IT Service Desk
email: firstname.lastname@example.org telephone: 0118 378 6262.
Blackboard unavailable this morning
(Saturday, 30 July 2016)
Blackboard is currently unavailable to users while work for the annual course rollover is being carried out.
We anticipate that the Blackboard service will be unavailable between 08:00 and 12:00 noon on Saturday 30 July.
However, the service should be considered at risk until 17:00.
Please note that Blackboard will also be unavailable next Saturday 06 August 08:00 – 12:00.
Blackboard system downtime 30 - 31 July and 6 - 7 August
(Wednesday, 27 July 2016)
Course Rollover is the annual process whereby Blackboard courses from the current academic year are copied for use in the next academic year.
Course Rollover 2016 will take place over the weekends of 30 - 31 July and 6 - 7 August.
Blackboard will be unavailable to users at certain periods while this work is being carried out.
We anticipate that the Blackboard service will be unavailable between 08:00 and 12:00 noon on Saturday 30 July and Saturday 06 August.
However, the service should be considered at risk until 17:00 on those days.