The Division of IT offers online training resources for software available to faculty, staff, and students. Most online resources focus on Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Cloud, and Qualtrics. 


Course manuals and exercise files are available for download include:

MS Word 2016 Manual

Excel 2016 Manuals

Adobe InDesign 2016 Manual


Mizzou Training Options

Please check out our online resources by topic on the left.

Community Options

Need something more basic than we provide? Or, more advanced? Columbia has local low-cost and free options available.

There is no charge for MU faculty, staff, and students to utilize our online training resources.


Online resources are available 24/7.

Go to and click on the Help icon. Login to the self-service portal with your University user id and password, and Search for Answers accordingly. For additional assistance, contact our Help Desk at 573-882-5000.