Please note the Connecticut Community College Information Technology policies.
The following links provide more information about services that we provide to faculty, staff and students.
Get help from Educational Technology and Distance Learning.
Choose what area you need help in and you will be directed to the appropriate form to fill out.
Blackboard or MyCommNet
ETDL Faculty/Staff Resources and Services
The department of Educational Technology and Distance Learning provides services to faculty who wish to use technology in the curriculum. Assistance is provided with a range of technology applications, from a small, specific use to a completely online course. Consulting services and project assistance are available upon request, and interested faculty and staff should contact the ETDL Sandbox. Training sessions are periodically organized on various topics according to demand.
Faculty should refer students who need computers for coursework to the Open Computer Labs on the second floor of the LRC or the Library. For more information, contact the ETDL Sandbox by e-mail or 860-512-2857.
ETDL Student Resources and Services
The ETDL Department provides several services for students. Students may use the Open Computer Labs to work on assignments on computers. Several students are employed each semester as Open Computer Lab Monitors; interested students should contact Christi Geisinger at 860-512-2886. ETDL also provides student documentation on using various online systems such as Blackboard Learn and eTutoring. In addition, the department provides information for students who are interested in taking online courses.
Online Adult Success Center Program
If you are at least 25 years old, you are eligible to participate in this program. The Success Center provides one-to-one coaching and an extensive library of resources to help you succeed in college, balance life/school/work, and set goals for your future. Send an e-mail message to ETDL Sandbox or by phone at 860-512-2857 for log-in information.
- Open Computer Labs
- Schedules, rules, and location of labs.
Blackboard Learn Student Information
- Get help with Blackboard Learn.
- Online Tutoring
- Find out about free online tutoring through the Academic Support Center and CTDLC.
- Online Learning
- Online and hybrid distance learning courses at MCC.
MCC Sandbox – Raymond F. Damato Library
Director of Library and Educational Technology
Open Computer Lab Manager/ILL
Educational Technology Assistant