Support for technology is provided by Academic Technology Solutions (ATS), which offers a range of services.
Tech Support Inside and Outside the Classroom
AV Services provides support for audio-visual equipment in the classroom. It also lends equipment to faculty, such as clickers, projectors, screens, cameras, and microphones. For immediate audio-visual support in your classroom, call 773-834-4499.
ATS offers other forms of support, too. It curates and provides assistance for using a wide range of digital teaching tools, including Canvas. Walk-in support is provided at the TECHB@R, located in the Joseph Regenstein Library.
In addition, University of Chicago students and faculty have access to thousands of training videos on Lynda.com.
Multimedia Content Development
- Record lectures and other material so that they can be accessed asynchronously or streamed live
- Digitize media, such as slides, photographs, and maps
Enhance media to correct for imperfections or emphasize items of interest—and even create new media, such as 3-dimensional models and virtual spaces