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Tabs contain links to courses and organizations, modules of content, user tools, and web links to additional services and content. Administrators create tabs and use institution roles to determine which tabs the different types of users see. For example, users with an institution role of Alumni could have access to a completely different set of tabs than users with an institution role of Staff or Faculty. To learn more, see Top Frame Tabs.

When assigning the availability of tabs to user roles, it is important to check that each user role has access to at least one available tab in the system.

Some features, such as adding a tab, are available only if your institution has access to community engagement features.