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Copier Replacements during Spring Break (Updated)

Posted March 2, 2015

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 network, […]

Information Services changes name to Library & Information Technology Services

Posted March 2, 2015

We’re very pleased to announce that Information Services has a brand new name: Library & Information Technology Services (LITS)! Organizationally and administratively, we’re still the same department you’ve come to know as Information Services (IS).  So why, after 14 years as IS, are we changing our name now? We are an integrated organization that delivers […]

New EZProxy Bookmarklet for Off-Campus Library Users

Posted February 26, 2015

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.

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

Posted February 25, 2015

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: The event will feature an afternoon brimming with diverse learning opportunities; over 20 unique 20- and 35- minute classes taught by […]

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

Posted February 25, 2015

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 […]

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

Posted February 24, 2015

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 […]

Financial Edge Training Class Series: Spring 2015

Posted February 24, 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 […]

BIONIC Unavailable 3/11 7-9pm

Posted February 19, 2015

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 with any questions.

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

Posted February 17, 2015

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 […]

VPN: Junos Pulse replaces Network Connect 2/18

Posted February 16, 2015

On Wednesday, February 18th at 11:00 a.m., Information Services will replace Network Connect, the client our VPN ( 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 […]

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

Posted February 16, 2015

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 […]

Today! Tech Talk: Personal Digital Archiving

Posted February 16, 2015

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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