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Overview is an educational online library that offers thousands of video courses and tutorials in software, video, photography, business, and academic skills, including courses on building your resume, applying for jobs, and acing job interviews. is free to University of Pittsburgh students.  This post will show you how to access so that you can begin using its resources.


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Gaining Access via

You can access from any browser (Internet ExplorerSafariFirefoxChrome, etc.)

  1. Access
  2. Click Sign In in the top right hand corner of the page.
  3. Choose Sign in with your organization portal.
    sign in to
  4. Enter where it says Enter your organization’s URL to log in through their portal and then select Continue.
  5. On the Pitt Passport webpage, enter your Pitt username and password and click Submit.
Gaining Access from the Pitt Portal
  1. Go to
  2. Enter your Pitt username and password and click Submit.
  3. On the right-hand side of the screen, scroll down until you find access from the Pitt Portal
  4. Click on the link.
Accessing Through the Mobile App

The mobile app is available for iOSAndroidAmazon, and Windows 8 devices.

NOTE:  You do not need the app to access its resources on your mobile device.  See Gaining Access via

  1. The first time you open the mobile app, you will be prompted to either create an account or log in. Choose the option to log in to an existing account.
  2. Touch the  Organization tab.
  3. In the textbox in the Web Portal area type “” and touch Log in.
    log into the mobile app
  4. On the Pitt Passport webpage, enter your Pitt username and password and touch Login.

This is a brief introduction on how to view and search for items on

Log into through your browser,, CourseWeb, Blackboard Mobile App, or Mobile App.

The user interface

  1. Use the search bar to find videos from
  2. View the entire course library
  3. These are active courses that you are currently viewing.
  4. Manage your user account and view your course history