Sakai Documentation

Getting Help with Sakai

These resources provide assistance in using Sakai at Wellesley College. Some of these resources are tailored to Wellesley, others have been created for Sakai support by other institutions.

For immediate assistance, call the Instructional Support line, x4848 or the Help Desk, x3333, or email

Sakai Sites

Course sites will be created automatically after the Registrar finalizes the course schedule for the upcoming semester.

Sakai tools

  • Tools Overview - from Stanford University whose Sakai instance is named Coursework
  • Video Tutorials - short demos for Sakai tools (from Indiana University)

Media Gallery





Assessment (Tests & Quizzes)



Please send any feedback you might have about additional resources or topics you'd like to see covered in the Sakai help documentation to:

Mac Stewart (mstewart), Instructional Technologist for Digital Publishing, LTS.