How can my students use the Marshall University Library?

MUOnLine students have access to all Marshall University library resources. This includes an abundance of databases and reference materials that can be accessed online. Remote inter-library loan book requests are also accepted as long as they come from public and … Continued






How do I exchange assignments with my students?

MUOnLine includes an Assignment Tool that allows the exchange of assignments between you and your students. Students can also submit assignments as email attachments. Thanks to these tools, students will not need to use regular mail to get assignments to you, or hand … Continued



How do I manage online communication with my students?

MUOnLine gives you a number of different options such as e-mail, discussion boards, journals or blogs, virtual classrooms, rubrics, outcomes assessment tools, audio and video capabilities with Wimba, and real time Chat within or among courses using MUOnLine’s chat tool … Continued




What support for online teaching is available at Marshall?

The Faculty Development Committee for Online and Multimedia Instruction coordinates a variety of professional development services for online instructors. Services include MUOnLine workshops and opportunities for one-on-one technical help. Visit Faculty Support for more information.


Can I put material owned by someone else in my course?

Copyright law applies not just to print but also to audio, video, images, as well as text found on the Internet and the Web. You can avoid copyright violations and legally use copyrighted materials by reading our information on Copyright Basics.




What specific benefits are there for faculty who teach online?

The flexibility, the convenience, (particularly during the summer), and the potential for additional earnings are among the many benefits experienced by faculty who choose to teach online. Faculty also enjoy the new and different ways of interacting with their students, … Continued


What is MUOnLine?

MUOnLine is Marshall University’s branded name of the learning management software used to deliver electronic courses for the university. Marshall University uses Blackboard Vista Learning System 8 to deliver all of our online courses.