Blackboard (MOLE)

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Virtual learning

Blackboard (MOLE) is the University of Sheffield’s Virtual Learning Environment and provides a secure environment that gives students flexible access to their course from anywhere in the world.

Online resources

It is an online space where you can access course materials, collaborative spaces, electronic assessment, grades and feedback, and a range of tools relating to your studies.

Blackboard Ally - new for September 2019

We'll be launching, Blackboard Ally, the Blackboard accessibility tool, on 16th September 2019. Find out more.

Blackboard (MOLE) Update Summer 2019

There have been exciting changes to MOLE over the summer. At the beginning of July it was renamed 'Blackboard' and given a new home page, but all of your courses will look the same. Find out more about the changes, and the support available via this link.

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Blackboard (MOLE) for Students

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Blackboard (MOLE) for Staff

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Blackboard (MOLE) App