Academic Tech Tips by ITRS

ITRS, or Instructional Technology & Research Support at Loyola University Chicago, is the team behind Academic Tech Tips.

Our staff specializes in a diverse range of academic technologies, ranging from classroom equipment solutions, research technologies, and learning design.

Visit Academic Tech Tips for updates on Loyola’s instructional and research technologies, upcoming events and upgrades, and other uses of tech in teaching and learning!

Archive for September, 2008


Get Answers on your Mobile Phone with Cha Cha

September 25th, 2008

When you’re in need for a quick answer, whether you’re trying to settle a trivia bet or you’re in a pinch and you need to find a restaurant that’s open late, there are live-guides ready to assist you on your mobile phone – for free.  That’s right, the mobile answers service, Cha-Cha, uses human guides […]


Watch and Share Videos with Hulu

September 4th, 2008

Many television networks now offer current program episodes on their individual websites, which is a good thing but may leave you weeding through numerous sites to find videos. Additionally, when searching across the Web, it can be a challenge to find T.V. episodes, video clips or movies that are available to users legally. The online […]