Library & Information Technology Services Blog

News, Updates, and Information on Computing, Library, and other LITS Resources and Services

Opening Reception & Gallery Talk: Ancient Life on Greek Pottery, 3/30

Ancient Life on Greek Pottery Canaday Library Class of 1912 Rare Book Room Gallery Bryn Mawr College Curated by Robert Sutton, professor emeritus of Classical Studies at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis, the exhibition reveals a complicated portrait of the people and the cultures associated with the objects on view. From personal items to ritual objects, from pristine examples to […]

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Friday Finds in Special Collections – Spring 2015 Schedule

Updated: February 27th:  “Marking Time: Renaissance Books of Hours in Manuscript and Print”, Maeve Doyle, graduate student April 3rd: “College Women: Researching Seven Sisters Students”, Join Evan McGonagill, Assistant Director of The Albert M. Greenfield Digital Center for the History of Women’s Education, and Brenna Levitin, 2016 April 24th:  “Black at Bryn Mawr”, Emma Kioko, 2015 and […]

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Tech Documentation Blog: techdocs.blogs.brynmawr.edu

The web address for the Library & Information Technology Services Tech Documentation blog has changed from techbar.blogs.brynmawr.edu to techdocs.blogs.brynmawr.edu. The content and purpose of this blog remains the same – this was simply an update to make its corresponding url more accurate. Contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.

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Blended Learning in the Liberal Arts Conference: 5/20-5/21

Blended Learning in the Liberal Arts Conference 2015 May 20-21, 2015 at Bryn Mawr College This year’s conference has grown to include 13 sessions of 2-4 presentations each, and two workshops. Sessions with a pedagogical focus include blending foreign language and STEM courses, designing blended approaches to teaching critical thinking, reading, writing, or computational skills […]

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Technology Events in the Tri-Co and Beyond This Spring

Many thanks to Jenny Spohrer for compiling this list!  See the Academic Technology Calendar for more details on these events: Gardens of Forking Paths: How to Read Borge’s Manuscripts — 4pm March 25, Temple Center for Humanities e-Learning Conference 3.0: Technology Use in Teaching and Learning — March 26, Drexel University Tech Talk: Security Online […]

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Tech Talk 3/30: Security Online

Monday, March 30, noon – 1:30 p.m. in Campus Center 200: It’s tough to turn on the news these days without hearing about another victim of cyber-crime, primarily data breaches involving hundreds of thousands of records containing social security numbers, email addresses, credit card numbers, and other instances of personally identifiable information. Target, The University […]

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Tripod: FindIt menu unavailable 3/12 10pm

The FindIt menu in the Tripod library catalog will be unavailable tonight beginning at 10:00 p.m.  The Tri-College libraries will be continuing last night’s routine maintenance during this time. Contact library@brynmawr.edu with questions.

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LITS Staff & Students Hosting Community Learning Day Interest Sessions 3/18

Library & Information Technology Services staff and student employees are excited to participate fully in Bryn Mawr’s first Community Learning Day, scheduled for Wednesday, March 18. A number of the day’s interest sessions have been planned by staff and students associated with LITS. They include: Women of Summer, a screening of the documentary film on the Bryn […]

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Network Storage: Unavailable 3/13 6-10pm

Library & Information Technology Services will be performing routine maintenance on the College’s primary file servers on Friday, March 13th.  The H: (home) and S: (storage) drives will be unavailable from 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Please do not attempt to access or modify files on these drives during this outage either from on campus […]

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Staff In-Service Day is Thursday 3/12!

The 2nd Annual Staff In-Service Day is this Thursday, March 12th! We hope you’ll join us for an afternoon of 20- and 35-minute sessions taught by your talented colleagues. There will be something for everyone! Check out the InService_Program_2015 for session descriptions, times, and locations. We also have an In-Service-Day-Visual to assist you in planning your afternoon! Thursday, […]

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Telephone System: Unavailable 3/13 5-8pm

The telephone system will be unavailable this Friday, March 13th, from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Library & Information Technology Services will be performing system maintenance during this time.  It’s possible that, due to the system’s age, this work could take longer than anticipated.  Should the work run longer, we will post updates to the […]

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Tripod: FindIt menu unavailable 3/11 10pm

The FindIt menu in the Tripod library catalog will be unavailable tonight beginning at 10:00 p.m.  The Tri-College libraries will be performing routine maintenance during this time. Contact library@brynmawr.edu with questions.

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