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Useful Links

Useful Links

ANGEL, Penn State's Course Management System
Penn State's Course Management System, A New Global Environment for Learning (ANGEL), is a software application that enables instructors to manage course materials, communication (including email, chat rooms, and threaded discussions), quizzing, surveys, and certain aspects of grading from one online location without the need to know HTML.

Automatic Email Reply Message Utility
This service lets faculty and staff create an automatic email reply message to email messages that are received while on vacation, on sabbatical, or on leave from the University.

BOX at Penn State
Box is a secure, cloud-based, commercial file storage, sharing, and collaboration service. Each user has an unlimited amount of storage space on their Box account.

The new learning management system that is replacing Angel.

A full directory of all Penn State students, faculty, and staff. This site allows you to search for people using either their user ID, name, or email address.

Information Technology Services (ITS) Secure Server
Change your Penn State password, set up an email forwarding address for all of your Penn State email to be forwarded to, update your directory entry, and check your space quotas on your personal web space.

LabChat Services
To provide increased access to technology support, a new online chat service called LabChat is now available to the Penn State community in all ITS computer labs and technology classrooms. The service will provide students, faculty, and staff with real-time technical assistance (via online chat) when a lab consultant is not available in person. During these hours, experienced ITS Lab Consultants will be on hand to answer support questions about a range of computing topics such as Penn State Access Accounts, lab equipment, popular software, printing, and more.

Microsoft IT Academy
Microsoft IT Academy eLearning allows you to improve your skills with self-paced, interactive, and engaging online training on topics including Windows, SharePoint, SQL Server, and many others. Before logging in to Microsoft IT Academy for the first time, be sure to read these instructions for important login information. 

Peer-to-Peer Filesharing

Phishing Scams
If you have a Penn State email account and receive phishing emails, contact ITS Security Ops and Services by forwarding the suspected email, along with the headers, to

Remote Printing
Remote printing is the ability to print to selected ITS lab printers from non Lab machines. Pages will be accounted for just as if the printouts came from a ITS lab machine.

Sites at Penn State
Sites at Penn State makes it simple to publish your information to the web. Anyone can build a site for portfolios, learning activities, blogging, clubs, units/departments, research groups, courses, and much more.

Software Downloads
A collection of software, including anti-virus, email, VPN Client, and more, for Penn State faculty staff and students that may be installed on personal and departmental computers.

WebApps provides access to several popular applications from a wide array of devices, and is available to anyone with a Penn State Access Account. WebApps uses HTML5 instead of Java you don't need anything other than a modern browser to access the applications.