What is iTunes U?
iTunes U is a powerful distribution system for everything from lectures to language lessons, films to labs, audiobooks to tours — is an innovative way to get educational content into the hands of students.
Why has LGfL create an iTunes U portal?
LGfL has created an iTunes U portal to feature a range of publicly accessible LGfL resources in an easily accessible format available via iTunes. Audio and video files can be easily transferred to a range of mobile devices as podcast.
Can I still use the iTunes U Portal even if I don't have iTunes installed on my computer?
No - you will need to install iTunes on your computer. Click on the blue button to download iTunes direct from the apple website.
Is iTunes available for PC's as well as apple Mac computers?
Yes - the apple website will automatically let you download the correct version of iTunes for your computer.
Can I still use the iTunes U Portal even if I don't have an apple mobile device such as an iPad, iPod touch or iPhone?
Yes - you can. There are 'apps' for the other major mobile device operating system.
for example the 'Double Twist' app allows Android users to link thir Android OS device to itunes
Who can feature their reosurces on the LGfL iTunes U portal?
London Local Authorities can have their own sub portal on the LGfL iTunes Portal, for more details, please content the LGfL Content Manager.