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E-Learning tools

Welcome to e-learning at the RRZK. On this site you will find information on e-learning tools which the RRZK has provided for students and employees of the University of Cologne.

Apple Screenflow

Apple ScreenFlow is a commercial software used to record screen contents (Screen Capturing) and is therefore suited for videotaping as well as recording presentations and lectures etc. The compilation of e-learning contents is also possible. Contents can be produced in several different formats.

You will find further information at

Site of the Manufacturer

The RRZK Multimedia Group offers Macbooks with Screenflow for use.

Information about Lending



Wikis are well suited for collaborative work concerned with contents and are therefore put to use in E-Learning and Blended Learning. 

The RRZK makes Wikis available to University institutions engaged in teaching and research.

Information about Wikis at the University of Cologne



Blogs are also well suited for work in E-Learning or Blended Learning-environments. Institutes at the University of Cologne can install blog software involved in web projects on their own or they can use the RRZK blog software. 

Further Information on Web Projects at the University of Cologne



ILIAS is the central E-Learning Platform at the university of Cologne and can be used by all staff members of the university. All centrally administrated courses with KLIPS can also be made available in ILIAS. 

In addition to social networking functions like setting up groups, calendars etc. ILIAS also makes available functions like Wikis, Blogs, Glossarys, surveys etc. These are well suited for use in e-Learning. 

For information and consultation on ILIAS please refer to

CompetenceCenter E-Learning of the Deputy Chancellor for student affairs at the University of Cologne


If you have any questions or problems, please contact the RRZK-Helpdesk
Phone: (0221) 470-89555