The following resource was compiled for the 2020-21 academic year of remote and hybrid learning. 

The following is a list of IT-supported options for video conferencing and video production. To request any of the following items, please email

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Recording Lectures or Presentations at Home

Conferencing Remote Students into the Classroom, or Recording Class Sessions

  • Basic Video & Audio:
  • Written materials (proofs, equations, illustrations):

Analog Equipment (Whiteboards, etc)

  • Please order these items through your department. 


For recording videos or screencasts

  • Zoom: basic recording of screen and webcam.
  • Kaltura Video: record, edit, and publish video to Moodle.
  • Explain Everything: great for drawing or annotating on slides while talking.
  • The IT-maintained Available Software web site lists Amherst-provided software titles.


Published Spring 2021 by Academic Technology Services