Resources

Instructional Resources

Review AT's guide to essential tools for instruction and educational technology.  Learn more about getting resources, setting up courses, receiving training and more.

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Review the Instructional Continuity website for resources on teaching using remote modalities, using tools for collaboration and communication and grading online.  The site also includes resources for students and staff, and highlights important aspects of remote work including access, connectivity, equity and inclusion.

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Box.com

Box at SF State is a cloud-based, collaborative storage service used to share documents with employees, students and non-SF State individuals. The Box.com integration with iLearn also allows users to access and upload files they have stored in their University-provisioned Box account to their iLearn courses.

Box.com information and support

 

Turnitin

Turnitin is a plagiarism checking assignment tool with advanced grading capabilities that faculty can add directly to their iLearn courses.  Once students upload an assignment, Turnitin compares the text to other student submissions and other sources in the Turnitin database (ex: commonly used websites, journals, periodicals and publications), providing a customized originality report for instructors to compare to the matches. 

Turnitin information and support

 

Qualtrics

Qualtrics is an easy to use, full-featured web-based survey tool software for creating and conducting online surveys. 

Qualtrics information and support

 

Operational Resources

Academic departments and their staff, administrators or faculty should review our Departmental Operations Continuity Resources page to learn about preparing for and conducting work and operations remotely.  This includes information on tools to support remote operations, collaboration and sharing and accessing resources.

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Box.com

Box at SF State is a cloud-based, collaborative storage service used to share documents with employees, students and non-SF State individuals. This feature is available for all SFSU users.

Box.com information and support

 

Qualtrics

Qualtrics is an easy to use, full-featured web-based survey tool software for creating and conducting online surveys. 

Qualtrics information and support

Information Technology (IT) Resources

For students:

  • Microsoft Office - Students enrolled full-time or part-time in a degree granting program at SF State (i.e., matriculating students) are eligible for a free copy of Microsoft Office 365 Education for Students.
  • Adobe Creative Cloud - Students in specific majors (BECA, Cinema, Art, Journalism, Design and CSU Media Alliance) are entitled to full access to Adobe Creative Cloud.
  • SPSS - Students have access to installing IBM SPSS on personal computers.
    • Contact at@sfsu.edu to request access to a student license for SPSS.
  • MATLAB - Current students, faculty and staff are eligible to install MATLAB on personally owned computers.

Coming soon.

Learning Resources

Review SF State's Student Quickguide on the Instructional Coninuity website to learn about setting yourself up for remote learning, ensuring you have the equipment and connectivity to work online, online tools commonly used in courses and other campus resources.

View student quickguide

Box.com

Box at SF State is a cloud-based, collaborative storage service used to share documents with employees, students and non-SF State individuals. This feature is available for all SFSU users.

Box.com information and support

 

Qualtrics

Qualtrics is an easy to use, full-featured web-based survey tool software for creating and conducting online surveys. 

Qualtrics information and support