Ohio University

Lecture Capture: Panopto

Cloud-based application for recording lectures, presentations, or events for later replay by students or colleagues.



  • Recordings can be embedded into Blackboard Learn courses.
  • Students can use automatically generated bookmarks to jump to specific points in a lecture.
  • Access to lectures/videos can be restricted.
  • Supports direct recordings and file uploads
  • Video editing capabilities
  • Video management

Best Uses

  • Recording a demonstration or lecture in class.
  • Creating a PowerPoint presentation with voice-over and interactive playback.
  • Recording student presentations.
  • Hosting videos that have access restrictions.


  • To create or upload content: Faculty, staff, and emeriti.
  • To view content: Anyone; however, content owners have the option of limiting access to their lectures/files. 

How to Request

To create or upload video