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Friday, October 21, 2016, 3:15 pm update: Blackboard is back online.  Thank you for your patience!
Due to a Campus Virtual Infrastructure issue the Blackboard system was unavailable for most of the day.  The Server Team's expected ETA of close to 3pm was correct.  Blackboard itself had no issues, but w/o the virtual infrastructure, Bb servers do not run. 
We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

BlackboardStudent mobile app and BbMobile(iPad app) (FREE) are both free for CSM Bb now!  Go HERE for complete info!  The app is fast and makes navigation a snap!
Or just go to the app store and download--iOs & droid-friendly.  Works for any CSM Bb site in which your role is Student (classes, fac/staff searches, HR, etc.
BbMobile, the app for iPads, is free for all CSM users, too!

Weekly restart, every Friday between 7 & 7:45am!

Last page update: October 21, 2016

Professors, you may still Create an Export of previous semesters' Bb sites (Fall2015 & earlier) from the old Bb server:; you will then import this content into the waiting 2016(or future) course shell(s) on the new-live Blackboard server (

Go here for Step-by-step instructions on exporting and copying!!!
Any questions, please email:

How do I access my Blackboard account for the first time?
Blackboard Learn On-Demand Learning Center.  (Video tutorials and step-by-step instructions)

For Instructors: 

For everyone:

Student Information:

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