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Desire2Learn (D2L) is Elgin Community College's learning management system. It allows faculty to share resources, collect assignments, and provide feedback to the students in their courses.

D2L Essentials

Are you a beginner with D2L? Would you like a quick introduction to the system? This section contains the essential things you need to know as an instructor for using D2L.

Common Questions

We've created a list of common questions we receive in our office. You can use this list as a point of reference to find specific instructions for D2L tools. This list also contains some common issues we see, as well as solutions to those problems.


D2L has many features that can help you better engage with your students, and we've created guides that outline how to use them.