Offline StudyDesk

The Offline StudyDesk provides course material to incarcerated students with limited or no access to the Internet. 

Course examiners preparing a course for students without internet access should keep the following in mind:

  • no links to resources outside of the Offline StudyDesk environment (e.g. websites or Library databases)
  • all resources must be stored in the eLOR, with the correct copyright permissions in place.  

Support is available to assist course examiners prepare their Offline StudyDesk course, including:

  • finding alternative, open access resources
  • training and guidance in the use of eLOR (e.g. versioning or linking to resources in eLOR)
  • providing information and guidance on copyright and open access
  • advising how to seek copyright permissions
  • advising how to contribute items to eLOR 
  • course readings management
  • basic copyright advice and checking learning objects for copyright compliance.

General help and training
Contact your Liaison Librarian

Technical help
Email elor@usq.edu.au or call +61 7 4631 1848