The linked files are available in English only.

The Blackboard Learn app is Blackboard's mobile solution designed for students and instructors. It provides an intuitive way to interact with courses and content depending on your role.

Please install the latest Mobile Web Services B2 for optimal Blackboard Learn app performance.

About the toolkit

The Blackboard Learn app adoption toolkit helps school administrators and trainers educate users quickly and efficiently. Its content can be sent by email, printed and distributed, or integrated with a school's own materials.


Link this video to generate interest and inform your users quickly about the Blackboard Learn app.

The following unnarrated video provides a visual representation of some of the information included on this page. For a detailed description of what is portrayed in the video, open the video on YouTube, navigate to More actions, and select Open transcript.

Video: Introducing the Blackboard Learn App

App tile

Download the Blackboard Learn app tile and resize as you wish. To save this image to your computer, right-click and select Save image as.

Blackboard Learn App tile

Help documentation

Find out how to use the Blackboard Learn app and provide the link to students and instructors. 

User-facing help for Blackboard Learn App

Announcements in Blackboard Learn app

Use the announcements tool to let students and faculty know the Blackboard Learn app is available. Here’s an example:

The Blackboard Learn app is available in the Apple and Google stores. Manage your courses, grade assignments, and send announcements as an instructor, or view course content, check grades, and collaborate with classmates as a student on your phone or tablet. Download the Blackboard Learn app today!

More on announcements

Email template

Make it easy for instructors to let their students know the Blackboard Learn app is available. Instructors can customize our email template to build excitement and share information about the Blackboard Learn app.

Blackboard Learn app email template for instructors

Blackboard Learn app module

My Institution tab on Blackboard Learn is a great place to help students and instructors discover and download the Blackboard Learn app. Follow the instructions below to create a module manually: 

Create a Blackboard Learn app module 

If you're using the Original experience, you can find a pre-built module that includes links to the Apple and Google Play stores. 

This pre-built module is available in English only.

Communication checklist

We've developed a checklist to save you time and take advantage of multiple channels. Download and customize this checklist to fit your school's needs.

Social tiles

Use our social tiles to spread the word about the Blackboard Learn app on your school’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram channels.

Social media toolkit 

Help your marketing team promote the Blackboard Learn app! The social media toolkit provides everything needed to share information about the Blackboard Learn app across your school’s social channels like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Offline content feature

The Blackboard Learn app provides users with continuous access to course content regardless of their internet connection. They can download available content for an entire course or just specific items. Auto sync ensures their downloads are updated the next time they're online. 

Your institution might need an update so that users can see this feature in the Blackboard Learn app. 


Distribute these one-page documents to help students and instructors understand the app's benefits and features. 

For students