Faculty and Staff Technology Resources


The StarID Self Service allows individuals to activate their StarID and change their password. You can also request a forgot password, expired password and a forgot StarID.

Star ID Self Service

Web Accounting/Budget

Click Here

Room/Event Scheduling

To reserve a room for a meeting or event, please make room requests here: Room Requests or to make a room change contact Mary Gorman m.gorman@mesabirange.edu

Microsoft Office 365Campus Email


User name: starid@mesabirange.edu Password: starid password

Instant Messaging

Lync 2013 gives you instant messaging capabilities, audio and video calls, Lync Meetings, availability information, and sharing capabilities all from one, easy-to-use program.

Helpful Resources

Getting Started with your new Office 365 Email account

Get Started

Start Using Outlook for email and calendars

Using Outlook

Share Documents with Office 365

Share Documents

Download all available software from your 365 Email account

(Login to your email and click this link)

Download OneDrive for Business

(Login to your email and click this link)

Download Office 365 to your phone or tablet

(Login to your email and click this link)

Using your Newsfeed

Your Newsfeed


Use email and more

Phone Email Setup

See FAQ's

Using Word 2013


Using Excel 2013


Using PowerPoint 2013


Using OneNote 2013


Have questions about Office 365? Visit our FAQ's Page.

Desire2Learn: Online Course Development Resources

For login information, please contact Tom Pratt 218-780-4829 or email help@mesabirange.edu

Atomic LearningOnline software training, support and integration resources to simplify technology use campus-wide.We have Atomic Learning tutorials available for you to view! http://www.atomiclearning.com/highed. Call for a username and password today! 218-780-4829!

TurningPoint Technology

TurningPoint has changed for Fall 2014. Please review the changes before accessing your TurningPoint Technologies before Fall semester.

Fall 2014 TurningPoint Information


Kaltura – Mediaspace 

MediaSpace is a cloud based web service developed by Kaltura which facilitates the conversion and distribution of various audio and video media formats and converts and optimizes media for hassle-free distribution on the web. Includes web screen capture, web cam capture, and closed captioning.

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Turinitin is a comprehensive cloud-based solution that helps students learn by facilitating personalized feedback.

TurnitIn (Plagiarism Prevention)

Data Privacy

Review the Data Privacy Toolkit

Hardware Discounts

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Collaboration/Meeting and Web Conferencing Tools

MnSCU WebEx (Audio/Video Conferencing)

ITV: http://www.neatedu.net/html/ (NorthEast Alliance for Telecommunications)

Tools and Tutorials for Faculty and Staff

Office Ergonomics

MNSCU Resources

Mesabi Range

Faculty and Staff

Student Services


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