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Infobase Learning Cloud Professional Development and Training

Infobase Learning Cloud is an online resource that has how-to training on common software and devices. It also training specifically for software used here at Meredith College.

Updated 4/12/23

Each online training course is made up of short video segments and documents.

This learn-at-your-own-pace solution offers the flexibility to skip lessons you’re already familiar with and review lessons that prove more difficult. All training is online and on-demand.

You can even add trainings right into Brightspace for your students to complete as part of your course.

Access Infobase Learning Cloud here.  When prompted to log in, enter your NetID and password.

Meredith specific training

list updated 4/12/23. new trainings updated regularly

  • Accessibility in Google Workspace
  • ALLY Accessibility for Brightspace
  • Brightspace
  • Creating Accessible Content In Microsoft
  • Flip (formerly Flipgrid)
  • Foxit PDF Editor & Reader
  • Google Workspace
  • Kaltura for Brightspace
  • Kaltura Video Platform
  • Lockdown Browser
  • Meredith College Plagiarism Tutorial
  • New Faculty Technology
  • New Staff Technology
  • Readspeaker Speech-to-Text
  • Turnitin
  • VoiceThread
  • WeVideo
  • Zoom

Other Training

You will find other quick video tutorials and/or mini-training courses on

  • Adobe 2021 (After Effects, Illustrator, Premiere, Photoshop)
  • Google for Educators (Forms, Sheets, etc)
  • Google Docs- Sharing  & Collaborating
  • Google Hangouts
  • Word 2021
  • Excel Basics & Advanced 2021
  • Google Meet 2021
  • Searching the Web
  • Zoom 2021
  • Effective Presentation Design
  • Research essentials
  • Leadership Styles
  • Academic Integrity
  • Read Write Gold 11 Training
  • MPA
  • APA
  • many others.

Add Infobase Learning Cloud training to Brightspace

Instructors can assign modules and lessons to their students right from their Brightspace course.

To add Infobase content,

  1. click the Existing Activities button
  2. choose Infobase Assign (Deep Link) from the menu.
brightspace existing activities menu with Infobase Assign

3. Use the search bar to search for content

4. Click on the module title

A screenshot of the Add Activities popup box with a search for plagiarism.

5. Expand the resource list

6. Select All or choose specific pieces of the module

7. Click Preview Selections

Screenshot of The Tutorial selected from the Meredith College plagiarism tutorial

8. Double check that you have the right selection

9. Click Add Resources

Screenshot list of resources selected to insert into Content area.

The Infobase content has now been added to the Content area.  Check to make sure it is displaying correctly.

Copying Infobase Learning Cloud in Brightspace

For a partial course copy, there is an extra box to check or the tutorial link will break.  This section details the extra steps during course copy.  For full instruction on course copy, please see our course copy post..

For a full course copy, the plagiarism should copy over without any extra steps.

When selecting course components to copy, 

  • Select Content with the option of Select individual items to copy
  • Select External Learning Tool Links with the option of Select individual items to copy
  • Click Continue
brightspace course copy items with external learning tools highlighted
  • Select the Content module topics that are from Infobase Learning Cloud
  • Click Continue
  • Scroll down through the External Learning Tool Links and select any that are from Infobase Learning Cloud
  • Click Continue
Brightspace course copy screenshot of external learning tool list
  • Finish the partial course copy as usual

The Infobase content should now be successfully copied to a new course. If you have any questions about this process, please contact the IDAT team.

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