Zoom can be used for planning and hosting educational meetings for up to 300 participants (or 1000 upon requesting the ISSC Helpdesk) as an alternative for Kaltura Live Room and Microsoft Teams.
  • Organisation & collaboration
  • Video
  • Video-type-group-1
  • Video-type-group-2
The Zoom interface
The Zoom interface

The participants can record sessions, collaborate on projects, and share or annotate on one another’s screens. Currently it cannot be used to exchange confidential data. A Zoom meeting can be created directly in the Zoom portal or from within Brightspace. For more information, have a look at our overview of the different video tools.

License available to: Whole Leiden University

Manuals and links

Manual Zoom

Brightspace support site Leiden University

Manual Zoom and Brightspace

Brightspace support site Leiden University

Instructions for making a video recording

Leiden University manual for recording your lecture with a mobile webcam, fixed camera or Mediasite recorder

Installing the video kit for hybrid teaching

Connecting the webcam in the video kit (or "koffertje") to Zoom for hybrid teaching

Zoom Help Center

Quickstart guides, video tutorials, and additional resources

Open Zoom

Go to Zoom application