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Resources for E-Learning Faculty

Online Course Development Stipend

Call for Proposals for 2016/17. Application Deadline: February 19, 2016.

Best Practices for Teaching Online

E-learning Action Plan

View the E-learning Action Plan for 2012–2015

Faculty Workshops

Moodle Workshop Schedule for First-Time Online Instructors

Online Classroom now available

SUNY Plattsburgh has purchased a group online subscription allowing campus members unlimited access to Online Classroom from Magna Publications. Online Classroom brings advice and inspiration to educators making the transition into distance education.

There are two ways to access the latest issue or browse the archives:

1. On-campus, go to to view your active subscriptions. There is no need to create an account or log-in when accessing the subscriptions on campus.

2. To access the subscription from an off-campus computer follow the steps below to create an account.

  • Go to
  • Select “Click Here” in the red box that appears to the left of “What’s a Group Online Subscription?” This will take you to the “My Account” page.
  • Select the “Create an Account” link.
  • Complete all fields in the “Required Information” section then click the “Create Account” button. You will be redirected to the “My Account” page.
  • Click on the “Group Subscriptions” tab at the top right of the page.
  • In the red box, enter our authorization code: PLATTSBURGH4825
  • Select “Activate”. You are now a registered subscriber. 

More Resources

Joint Labor/Management Distance Learning Agreement

Recommendations for Distance Learning at State University of New York College at Plattsburgh (1998) and Guidelines (2006)

Contact Information

For more information about online learning at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact us:

John Locke, TEL Coordinator
Online Learning Office

Phone: (518) 564-4537
Email: [email protected]

Mailing Address
Library & Information Technology Services
SUNY Plattsburgh
2 Draper Avenue
Plattsburgh, NY 12901

Note: When communicating with us about online courses and programs, please provide as much information as possible, including your name, student status, and contact information. If you are interested in a specific course, please let us know the title and semester. We look forward to hearing from you!