Virtual Training Center

Virtual Training Center

Welcome to UB’s Virtual Training Center. Here you’ll find support information, tutorials, and training options. Select from the options below:

Each semester, GLI hosts a number of training sessions for faculty. You can find a complete schedule for Spring 2016 or you can view it here (PDF).

Canvas and other teaching & learning technology

Canvas is UB’s learning management system, which faculty and students use to access online courses and campus courses with an online component. If you need help using Canvas or any other technology used for teaching & learning:

  • Visit our online technology help section for information on Canvas, Bb Collaborate, Panopto, Turnitin, and VoiceThread.

UBNet & myUB

A UBNet account is required for all faculty & students. This account will allow you to access all online services at UB. If you need help setting up or using your myUB or UBNet account, webadvisor, or UB email:

Online Teaching Resources

For faculty who are teaching or considering teaching online courses, here are several resources that describe the the processes and best practices of online teaching:

 Online Education Reports & News: