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LITS Fall Newsletter: Library study space, Panopto, Children’s Book Exhibition, and more

Posted September 14, 2020

Sent to faculty, staff, undergraduate, graduate, postbac, and emeriti listservs: Welcome to the LITS Fall Newsletter! These messages collect important information and reminders about library and information technology services that are new or different for the fall 2020 semester. Start here! Our FAQ is updated regularly with answers to your questions. Wondering about something we haven’t addressed yet? Please don’t […]

LITS Fall Newsletter: BMC Libraries and Associated Services for Fall 2020

Posted September 2, 2020

Sent to faculty, staff, undergraduate, graduate, postbac, and emeriti listservs: Welcome to the LITS Fall Newsletter! These messages collect important information and reminders about library and information technology services that are new or different for the fall 2020 semester.  Watch for future issues into September. I’m writing with an overview of fall library plans and […]

Accessing College Software

Posted September 2, 2020

We’re pleased to announce that remote access to College software is up and running! To access LabStats, the software that provides remote access to one of our physical computers on campus, please follow the instructions here.  To access our cloud based solution, Apporto, go to https://brynmawr.apporto.com/ and login with your College credentials. More information is here. Not sure which to […]

LITS Fall Newsletter: Resources for Students, Software Access, Streaming Movies and More

Posted August 24, 2020

Sent to faculty, staff, and student listservs 8/24/20: Welcome to the LITS Fall Newsletter! These messages collect important information and reminders about library and information technology services that are new or different for the fall 2020 semester.  Watch for future issues into September. Start here! Our FAQ is updated regularly with answers to your questions. Wondering about something we […]

New ways to Access College Software

Posted August 24, 2020

If you’d like to get an idea of what software access will look like this fall, we’re ready to start testing our remote software solutions with all of you!   To access LabStats, the software that provides remote access to one of our physical computers on campus, please follow the instructions here.  To access our cloud based solution, Apporto, go to https://brynmawr.apporto.com/ and […]

LITS Fall Newsletter: Software, Library Hours, Makerspace and more

Posted August 17, 2020

Sent to faculty and staff listservs 8/17/20: Welcome to the first LITS Fall Newsletter! These messages will collect important information and reminders about library and information technology services that are new or different for the fall 2020 semester.  Look for our next installments on Mondays into September. Ways we’re sharing information We’re keeping a list […]

Orientation to Classroom Technology for Fall

Posted July 30, 2020

sent to academiccommunity listserv 7/30/20: Dear Colleagues, I’m writing to share with you some updates on our approach to classroom technology for the fall and to invite you to schedule time with a LITS team member for a hands-on orientation. Many classrooms on campus are already fully configured with technology for hybrid instruction. Others are […]

Update on Library Services for Summer 2020

Posted June 19, 2020

We are pleased to announce that we will soon be offering on-demand scanning services and curbside pickup of books from the Bryn Mawr circulating library collections to students, faculty and staff. While the library buildings will remain closed, requests for print books may be made beginning June 29, with contactless pickup at Canaday Library beginning […]

Zoom Now Available for Students, Faculty and Staff

Posted April 6, 2020

LITS is very pleased to offer Zoom Pro licenses as an additional option for students, faculty and staff hosting online meetings. Follow these instructions to get an account on Bryn Mawr College’s institutional Zoom license If you are using Teams or Skype for Business for web-conferencing and it meets your needs, you do not have […]

Beginning May 17 Moodle Will Use Duo for Multi-factor Authentication

Posted April 6, 2020

After spring semester ends, LITS will be enabling Duo multi-factor authentication for Moodle to help keep your academic data secure. This means that you will be prompted for Duo authentication when logging into Moodle, the same way you are prompted within Webmail, Bionic, and Tripod. We highly recommend adding more devices (other than your cellphone) […]

Extended: Adobe Creative Cloud Available Free for Student Computers (through 7/6)

Posted March 27, 2020

Adobe has provided temporary at-home access to students so that they can continue to access this software remotely. Please follow these instructions to enable access to Creative Cloud Desktop Apps on your personal device. Contact the Help Desk with questions: help@brynmawr.edu or 610-626-7440.

Encrypting College-owned Macs: Rescheduled to June 1, 2020

Posted March 13, 2020

Update 3/13/20 at 3:00 p.m.: LITS is rescheduling this work to June 1, 2020 to minimize disruption to community members. — Beginning June 1, 2020, LITS will be running a process to encrypt College-owned Mac computers assigned to individual faculty and staff members. Many Macs are already encrypted – this is to clean up any […]

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