Technologies for Psychology

Trouble connecting?  See UMN IT Service Status for updates on network outages.

FAQs specific to IT in Psychology

  • Training required for working in Psychology Labs:  Training and Data Security
  • Access shared drives for your lab (the S: drive) or to for special software:  Network Resources
  • Connect with Network Printers
  • Department available software (Matlab, SPSS, Office, Adobe, MPlus, plus more):  Software 
  • Data access for graduates?  visitors?  remote colleagues?  Sponsored Accounts
  • Check-out equipment from PsyIT:  Projectors, laptops portable web conferencing, more are available in N211

Academic Technology Resources


Exam Options



Teaching: Group Projects and Collaborations

Tools for Student Engagement in Learning

RATE Tool and Assignments

Library Resources for Courses

Teaching Remote

Zoom: Videoconferencing

Recording and Hosting Media 

For lecture recordings or questions about media, please contact Silke Moeller, <>, Elliott N211

  • Recording Studio Elliott N108B
  • KalturaCapture for screen recording
  • KalturaMediaspace for hosting and organizing media (provides auto-captions, creating channels and playlists, Canvas integrated, In-Video-Quizzes)
  • Mediasite for hosting and organizing lecture videos (Mediasite desktop recorder available on-demand, contact Silke Moeller <>)
  • Screencast-O-Matic for screen recording and editing
  • YouTube for hosting media (part of your UMN Google Suite, not available for BAA accounts)
  • Zoom screen recording: create a meeting with yourself and share the screen; record locally (MP4) or to the Cloud (recording available for a limited time)
  • Loom, Chrome extension for free and easy screen recording
  • Audacity, free audio recording and editing