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SMARTHINKING Online Tutoring  

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!
Last Updated: Oct 29, 2017 URL: http://libguides.centralgatech.edu/smarthinking Print Guide RSS Updates

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SMARTHINKING is online tutoring available when you need it.

Check out this video for an overview of SMARTHINKING services.


Getting Started

Students can access SMARTHINKING through Blackboard and the Student Portal.

To access through Blackboard:

Log into Blackboard and open a current CGTC course. A SMARTHINKING link should be available on the Lesson tab. Click the link to open SMARTHINKING. An operating system/browser check will run for first time users.

Smarthinking Blackboard Link

To acess through the Student Portal:

Log into your Student Portal.  Find SMARTHINKING on the Resources tab, and click the green  "Log In" button.  SMARTHINKING automatically recognizes you as a CGTC student.  No additional account information is needed to use the tutoring services.

On the SMARTHINKING homepage, chose a tutoring option.  An operating system/browser check will run for first time users. 

Technical Requirements

Minimum requirements to use SMARTHINKING:

  • Operating System: Windows XP/Vista/7/8, Mac 10.4+, Google Chromium, iOS, or Android
  • Internet Browser:  Google Chrome, Firefox 12.0+, Internet Explorer 8.0+ or Safari 5.0+
  • Allow/Enable:  Cookies, Pop-ups, JavaScript 

SMARTHINKING Customer Support

For help and technical assistance using SMARTHINKING:

Phone:  (866) 321-1004

Live Chat: http://smarthinking.echelp.org

support@smarthinking.com  (email response time may take 24-48 hours)


Subjects Available

Tutoring is available for:

  • Math
  • English
  • Essays and paper writing
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Computer Science
  • Word/Excel/Power Point
  • Reading
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Accounting
  • and more!

Need Help?

SMARTHINKING has put together some informative video tutorials.  Check out these videos for a complete walkthrough of all the different tools and tutoring options.


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