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Individual vendors develop tools at different paces depending on available integrations for Blackboard web services and REST API integrations. Tools listed here to not represent the full roadmap under development by vendors at the time of this FAQ's publication. Not all vendors provided information to UMBC or a clear timeline for Ultra support.

This list focuses on third-party tools for Blackboard. Please review these FAQs for other functionality:

Tools may appear in Ultra under another name or form and with different functionality and customizations. These will be noted under comments. Please review linked documentation for additional information.

Don't see a tool listed? Please open an RT ticket. If possible, include your vendor's point of contact to expedite your inquiry.
ToolVendorIntegration TypeUltra ReadyStatusComments
Academic WriterAPALTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use.
AcrobatiqAcrobatiqLTIPartially

AVAILABLE

Tool appears to work, but needs to be tested for grade synchronization.
AkindiAkindiLTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use. 
ALEKSMcGraw-HillLTI No

AVAILABLE

Ready to use. 
AresAtlasLTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use.
Bookshelf by VitalSourceVitalSourceLTI Yes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use. 

Cengage Learning MindLinks

Also supports CogLab

CengageLTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use. 

CourseArcCourseArcLTI Yes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use.
eXploranceeXploranceLTIYes
AVAILABLE
Course evaluations are accessed from the Tools link on the Bb menu.
FlipIt PhysicsMacmillanLTI Yes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use. 
InQuizitiveW.W. NortonLTI Yes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use. 
McGraw-Hill CampusMcGraw-HillLTI Yes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use. 
McGraw-Hill Connect and CreateMcGraw-HillLTI Yes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use. 
Microsoft OneNoteMicrosoftLTI Yes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use. 
MyLab & MasteringPearsonLTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use.
Qwickly AttendanceQwicklyLTIYes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use.
Respondus LockDown BrowserRespondus IncLTIYes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use.
RevelPearsonLTIYes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use.
Soomo LearningSoomo PublishingBuilding BlockNo
IN DEVELOPMENT
No ETA from vendor.
Tk20Tk20LTI Yes

IN DEVELOPMENT

No ETA from vendor.
Turning Technologies ClickersTurning TechnologiesLTIYes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use. 
VHL CentralVista Higher Learning LTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use. 
VoiceThreadVoiceThreadLTI Yes
AVAILABLE
Ready to use.
WebAssignCengageLTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use.
Webex MeetingsWebexLTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use. NOTE: You can use Webex to set up meetings, but the Teams integration does not work due to Blackboard's email configuration.
WileyPLUSWileyLTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use.
zyBookszyBooksLTIYes

AVAILABLE

Ready to use.