Library & Information Technology Services Blog

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

New EZProxy Bookmarklet for Off-Campus Library Users

We’ve made it easier for library users to connect to Bryn Mawr’s subscription e-resources from off campus. The library’s off-campus access page now has a bookmarklet that allows you to connect to our proxy server without having to re-navigate to the e-resource or re-do your search.

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Register now for the 2nd Annual Staff In-Service Day! Thursday, 3/12

Hear ye, lovers of learning! All BMC Staff are warmly invited to attend the 2nd Annual Staff In-Service Day! When: Thursday, March 12th from 1-4pm (during Spring Break) Where: Dalton Hall Register here: http://brynmawr.libcal.com/event.php?id=929263 The event will feature an afternoon brimming with diverse learning opportunities; over 20 unique 20- and 35- minute classes taught by […]

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Discussion and screening of ‘The Square’ at Bryn Mawr Film Institute 2/26

Join us for a screening and discussion in conjunction with the exhibition “Creative Dissent: Art of the Arab World Uprisings”: The Square (NR) Egypt/USA/UK – 1 hr 35 min – in English and Arabic 2013 · d. Jehane Noujaim   Starring Ahmed Hassan, Khalid Abdalla, Magdy Ashour Bryn Mawr Film Institute 824 Lancaster Ave., Bryn […]

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Panel Discussion 2/25 – Backtalk: Exposures, Erasures, and Elisions of the Bryn Mawr College African Art Collections

Join us in the Coombe Suite on the 2nd floor of Canaday Library on Wednesday, February 25th from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. for a panel discussion, “Backtalk: Exposures, Erasures, and Elisions of the Bryn Mawr College African Art Collections”. Faculty members Kalala Ngalamulume, Linda-Susan Beard, Alicia Walker, and moderator Whitney Lopez ’15 will discuss evolving […]

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Financial Edge Training Class Series: Spring 2015

Need to sharpen your Financial Edge skills? Find your edge by attending this semester’s Financial Edge Training Classes Series, offering practical skills and tips from experts that will help you get the most out of FE. Please read descriptions carefully before registering for any sessions via the appropriate LibCal link. For questions about the class […]

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Copier Replacements during Spring Break (Updated)

  During Spring Break, the week of March 9, Canon will be on campus and will replace all Ricoh copiers (multifunction machines) . Information Services technicians will be traveling alongside delivery personnel and Canon technical and training staff.  The Ricoh copier will be removed, and a new Canon unit will be delivered, assembled, connected to the […]

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BIONIC Unavailable 3/11 7-9pm

PeopleSoft will be unavailable on Wednesday, March 11th from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. All BIONIC services will be unavailable to both Haverford and Bryn Mawr. Information Services will be performing necessary maintenance during this time. Please contact the Help Desk, 610-526-7440 or help@brynmawr.edu with any questions.

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Join us this week for Backtalk: Exposures, Erasures, and Elisions of the Bryn Mawr College African Art Collections

In honor of Black History Month and looking ahead to the completion of the new Black Cultural Center on campus, Bryn Mawr College’s Special Collections and Africana Studies programs have collaborated on Backtalk, an exhibition of selected objects and selective information from the College’s African Art Collection. Showcasing 35 artworks keyed to various aspects of […]

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VPN: Junos Pulse replaces Network Connect 2/18

On Wednesday, February 18th at 11:00 a.m., Information Services will replace Network Connect, the client our VPN (ingress.brynmawr.edu) currently uses, with a new client, Junos Pulse. Community  members who already have Network Connect installed will still be able to use it; only new installations will be affected.  We encourage all community members to install the […]

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BrynMawrCollege Wireless Network Unavailable Beginning 3/9 – Switch to eduroam

On Monday, March 9th, Information Services will turn off the BrynMawrCollege wireless network across campus. While the BrynMawrCollege wireless network has not been available in dorms since fall break, there are still a small number of community members connecting to it from other places on campus.  Anyone still using BrynMawrCollege should connect to eduroam instead.  BrynMawrCollege […]

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Today! Tech Talk: Personal Digital Archiving

Date: Monday, February 16, 2015 Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm Location: Campus Center 200 Increasingly our possessions and our communications are no longer material, they’re digital and they are dependent on technology to make them accessible. As new technology emerges and current technology becomes obsolete, we need to actively manage our digital possessions to help protect […]

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Friday Finds in Special Collections – Spring 2015 Schedule

February 27th:  “Marking Time: Renaissance Books of Hours in Manuscript and Print.” Maeve Doyle, graduate student March 27th:  Poissy Processional. Nava Streiter, graduate student April 24th:  “Black at Bryn Mawr,” Emma Kioko, 2015 and Grace Pusey, 2015 Friday Finds is a series of informal chats about historical and cultural objects in Bryn Mawr’s Special Collections. All of the […]

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