The Brightspace Learning Environment is a learning management system for creating, hosting and editing online learning resources. Brightspace LE contains a flexible suite of tools for creating custom content for institutions, courses and users. Use the link below to access the Brightspace Help area which contains the most current documentation on their Learning Environment and other tools.

Brightspace Learning Environment: 10.6+

Learning Environment - Guides for Learners

Guides - Learner - Binder

Guides – Learners – Pulse

  • Brightspace Pulse 1.12 - Learner Guide
    • This document contains information about platform requirements; logging in and out; the iOS and Android interfaces; viewing, filtering, and adding activities; course content updates; and troubleshooting.

Guides – Learners – Accessibility


Note that some of the workflows, tools, and settings referenced in the Brightspace Community Resource area are not utilized in the Montana State University - Bozeman Brightspace (D2L) instance. Note further that MSU's look (My Home page, Course Home page, etc.) will differ from the look in documentation produced by Brightspace (D2L).