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ReCap is Newcastle University's institutionally supported lecture and event-recording service. It allows audio and visual material, including the presenters' voice, presentation slides and visualised documents, to be recorded and published online in an automated, easy-to-use process.

ReCap is used primarily to record live learning events. However it can also be used to record additional learning and teaching materials such as asynchronous teaching content, student feedback, pre- and post-lecture materials, public lectures and conferences.

ReCap at Newcastle University


Support and additional guidance

This video guide will show you how to use the browser based recorder to create new recordings.

Follow this step-by-step guide on how to share ReCap recordings with individuals.

Our Wayfinder, Creating a ReCap recording and publishing it in Canvas, walks you through the steps involved in this common task.

Here you will find quick links to all sections of Canvas guides.