Student Resources for Online Learning

Baldwin Center for Learning and Teaching

The Baldwin Center for Learning and Teaching is committed to helping students grow as learners. Make an appointment with a peer tutor (writing assistant, q-tutor, or mentor) or with a Baldwin CLT advisor, program director, or faculty member. 

Video: Navigating Remote Learning

Information Technology Service and Support

The Service Desk is here to help you with your technology needs. From computer and software support to mobile devices, the Service Desk has answers. We offer a variety of ways to contact us:

Bowdoin Library

Librarians are providing online research services, through email, chat, and online appointments and digital access to the Library’s physical collections (books and journals) . Visit the Library's "Services for Students" website


Video: Introduction to the Bowdoin College Library

Student Orientation to Online Learning Course

Familiarize yourself with Canvas, Bowdoin’s Learning Management System (LMS), by touring through a self-guided course specifically created to introduce students to various features, tools, and resources that will support your online learning at Bowdoin College this fall. 

This three-module orientation course:

  • Includes short videos, practice sessions, an opportunity to ask questions, and a final quiz
  • Outlines expectations for interacting with other students and faculty online
  • Provides tutorials for using Zoom and Microsoft Teams (the primary platforms used for class meetings by Bowdoin faculty)
  • Contains descriptions and links to the many resources at Bowdoin that are designed to provide you with a truly engaging, inclusive, and caring learning environment

Explore the Orientation to Online Learning Course

Linkedin Learning image


LinkedInLearning provides free access for Bowdoin students to thousands of video tutorials available (using your Bowdoin login) on a computer and through the LinkedIn mobile app. Here are a few tutorials that may be useful this semester: