Monitor and improve course accessibility at your institution.

Blackboard Ally provides an institution-wide course content accessibility report that allows for deep insight and understanding into how the institution is performing and evolving from a course content accessibility point of view. This report helps track progress and can help highlight problem areas and identify initiatives that can further help improve accessibility at the institution.


Open the report

You can find the Ally institution report in your LMS.

  • Blackboard Learn: On the administrator panel under Tools and Utilities, select Ally Report.
  • Instructure Canvas: Select Admin in the global navigation. Select an account and select Ally.
  • Blackboard Open LMS and Moodle: From Site administration select Reports. Select Accessibility.
  • Custom Login Page: If you have access through a custom login page, type the LTI key and secret for your institution.
  • D2L BrightSpace: On the Homepage select More and select Ally Institutional Report.

Read the report

Ally’s institution report includes Overview and Courses tabs so that you can get the big picture as well as specific details about the accessibility of your institution’s digital course content.

  • The Overview tab shows accessibility details for the institution’s digital course content in the Learning Management System (LMS).
  • The Courses tab shows you details on the average accessibility score for individual courses. You can sort this view by term.