Teaching and Learning with Technology Resources (TLTR), a division of Ramsey Library, provides professional services, facilities and equipment to enhance teaching and learning through the effective and creative use of instructional technologies.
The Distance Learning Services unit provides facilities and technical support services that bring people at different sites together for a class or meeting. These simultaneous internet based educational opportunities use video conferencing, web conferencing (Skype, Windows Messenger and Elluminate) and webinar events which support teaching and learning.
Instructional Technology Support
The Instructional Technology unit provides one-on-one consultation, phone and email question and response, and periodic workshops. Specific support is available for UNC Asheville’s learning management system - Moodle, electronic portfolio - Mahara, Smartboard instruction and student response systems. Assistance with course design for online content delivery and Blended Learning is also available.
Media Design Lab
The Media Design Lab houses state-of-the-art Mac and PC workstations for video, audio, graphics and web design as well as format transfers and duplications. This includes a wide range of production software for people of all levels of technical knowledge. Lab assistants provide one-on-one instruction in the use of software and hardware.
The Video Production unit of TLTR records select campus events, based on staff and resource availability. Faculty members may request that an event be taped if it is needed for classroom instruction. The Video Production unit operates a television studio and audio recording lab, and provides basic post-production video editing services.