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What is RSS?

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RSS, or Really Simple Syndication is a method for content providers to deliver information to readers via a subscription. Whenever content is written, the RSS feed is updated, and the content delivered to subscribers via her or his RSS reader.

How do I subscribe to a feed?


In order to subscribe to a RSS feed, you need to have a RSS reader, such as the built in reader in Safari or Google Reader.

Usually, clicking on a RSS link will prompt you to subscribe using your browser, or your preferred RSS reader.

You can also copy the URL and paste it directly into your reader.

Feeds you can subscribe to on AT Central

  • News and Updates

    • Items that get posted as news and announcements on iLearn's main page. These include any changes to the system, as well as any downtime notifications.
  • Emergency

    • Messages that go out from AT Central in the event of an emergency, such as unexpected downtime, or other event that may severely affect the way iLearn functions
  • General

    • General information from AT Central, including blog content
  • Training

    • Any workshop or training announcements
  • Everything