Inclusive by Design: Increasing Accessibility in ICON Course Sites
Thursday, September 21, 2023, 3:00pm to 4:00pm Inclusive by Design: Increasing Accessibility in ICON Course Sites
Data-Informed Teaching Community of Practice meeting
Monday, September 25, 2023, 1:30pm to 2:30pm Data-Informed Teaching Community of Practice meeting
Technology Tools for Writing Instruction
Wednesday, September 27, 2023, 3:00pm to 4:00pm Technology Tools for Writing Instruction
Pressbooks Workshop
Wednesday, October 4, 2023, 10:00am to 11:00am Pressbooks Workshop
Phillips Hall

With a little know-how, technology helps students, faculty, and staff to work efficiently and connect with others. From instructor-led workshops and online videos, to quick guides and documentation, the University of Iowa Information Technology Services gets you up to speed so you can get to work.

Request a training workshop for your departments 

Set your team up for success and give staff the knowledge to do their best work by requesting a workshop utilizing popular software tools like Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business, OneDrive, Qualtrics, and more. Our technology training experts can create a fully tailored learning program. Learn more about departmental workshops.

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Learn with UI-specific pre-recorded webinars and quick-start guides 

Learn how to use powerful tools from Microsoft (Teams, OneDrive, and Skype) whenever you can find time in your busy schedule. Our videos are hosted by subject experts and each one teaches you how to best use these technologies with step-by-step tutorials and supplemental quick-start pdf guides. Explore the available resources at your own pace.

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Online video training 

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is a free training resource available to all UI students, faculty, and staff at no charge. Video tutorials include:  

  • Web and application development
  • Microsoft Office products (Office 365, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Adobe Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat, etc.)
  • Organization and professional development
  • And much, much more

See our LinkedIn Learning support page for support information and to log in to this service.

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 Instructional training

Need help with the technology you use for instruction? The Office of Teaching, Learning, & Technology offers many opportunities for instructional training on topics such as ICON, Top Hat, and UICapture. Browse and register for training on the OTLT events website. If you need more of a one-on-one technology consultation, reach out to a Student Instructional Technology Assistant (SITA) at

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