Student Technology Resources
Reduced Cost Technology
Every class at IRSC has access to an online course shell powered by the Blackboard Learning Management System. Blackboard is available through your desktop, laptop computer, and mobile device. You can also listen to online lectures by phone through Blackboard Collaborate.
Students may download and use the Blackboard App on their mobile devices. Select Indian River State College - Learn from the dropdown menu, and log in with your Student ID and PIN.
To reset your PIN, click here.
Students can download course content to be viewed offline! Make sure to download content when connected to wi-fi to avoid using data.
The Blackboard Collaborate web conferencing tool allows you to connect virtually with your class, making it seem like you’re in the same room with your professor and classmates, no matter your location or device.
You can access Collaborate from inside your Blackboard courses, from the Blackboard app or from a direct link or telephone number provided by your professor.
Online Library Services
Online Tutoring and Study Resources
Access Brainfuse through the Tools menu in your Blackboard course. Online tutoring is offered 24/7 in a wide variety of subjects. You can submit a paper for review or drop in for a live session—the choice is yours!
Tips for Technical Issues
- Try a different browser.
- Perform a hard refresh on the webpage. (PC = Shift + F5 or MAC = Command + Shift + R)
- Clear cache and cookies. (This is different for each browser, use a search engine to look up steps.)
- Contact Blackboard Help for a technical issue. Contact your instructor for content issues.
Locate your IRSC instructional Advisor.