Center for Information Technology

Technology in the Classroom

CIT supports the use of technology to push teaching and learning forward. 

Classroom Technology Equipment

Each classroom is outfitted with technology to support teaching and learning. CIT's Audiovisual staff will provide training on the use of specific smart classrooms upon request.

Learn more about what technology is available in the classroom


Blackboard is a Learning Management System (LMS) instructors use to host course content online. Explore the tools and resources available to assist with assessment, collaboration, and communication by searching for the Blackboard task in OberView or get additional help by exploring the Blackboard Learn Help site.

Teaching Support

OCTET, which stands for the Oberlin Center for Technologically Enhanced Teaching, works with faculty in specific areas to help implement and maintain the technological resources they use to teach and engage students. OCTET works with faculty and students in four major areas: science research, digital arts, high-end computing, and online teaching tools.

Learn more about teaching support from OCTET

Audiovisual Equipment for Checkout

CIT's Audiovisual Services maintains a cache of equipment including digital audio recorders, cameras, projectors, and screens and this inventory is available for checkout to students, faculty, and staff. Rental charges may apply for non-academic use.

Learn more about checking out equipment from AV