Two Bucks students using Macbooks in the Library



The University provides a number of learning resources to enhance your learning experience at BNU.

Blackboard Learn is the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) which provides access to online learning resources for all your courses.

How to access Blackboard?

Go to or access the student area through the link at the bottom of this web page.

You must select “SIGN IN” option and login using your BNU username (studentID e.g. 12345678 and your password.

View the Quick Start Guide to logging into Blackboard.


Blackboard Collaborate provides the Bucks online classroom platform. You will be able to attend your online / remote teaching sessions via this platform.

Play the video to learn how to access and use Blackboard collaborate

To submit your course work for checking plagiarism you will need to use TurnItInUK, which is accessed via Blackboard. You can submit your paper, view your similarity score and/or any feedback.

For all technical support and training enquiries on Blackboard, Blackboard Collaborate, Turnitin and Medial please visit the Digital Learning team at N1.12 in High Wycombe campus or email

If you are having issues logging into Blackboard, you may need to reset your password by visiting our Password Management page. If you are still unable to login, please contact the IT Service Desk (

Students’ online learning guides for the above resources can be accessed on this website.

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Quick Start Guide - Logging into Blackboard