Library & Information Technology Services Blog

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

Warning: New Phishing Attempt 9/21

Please be aware of a recent attempt to gather login, password, and other secure personal or College data from Bryn Mawr College community members. Be on the lookout for messages that appear to share an evaluation form using OneDrive. This is a scam. Do not click links or respond in any way. Delete the message […]

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Trouble Printing from Personal Macs

We are currently working to resolve a printing issue related to printing from personal Macs to our public printers. The best alternative is to print using one of our lab computers located in both Carpenter and Canaday libraries until the issue is resolved. LITS will post an update as soon as there is a resolution. […]

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Get ready: Information Security Education Program launches 10/1!

We are coming up on National Cybersecurity Awareness Month which means we are launching our annual Information Security Education Program  to be completed during the month of October. You will be responsible for completing the program if you are a: staff member faculty member (current or emeritus) graduate student (both GSAS and GSSWSR) post-baccalaureate student […]

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Keep Calm and Caption On, Training One: CART vs. ASR

For this week’s training, please read through the Captioning Tech Doc to learn the ins and outs of ASR vs. CART. This knowledge will help you get far in the escape room!  Either people or computers can create captions. When a computer creates captions, they are called automatic speech recognition (ASR) captions. ASR captions are often cheaper (if not free), faster, […]

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Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6pm – midnight

Routine system maintenance will occur tomorrow (Thursday) from 6:00 p.m. until midnight. For more information on LITS System Maintenance: http://www.brynmawr.edu/lits/system-maintenance-policy Please contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu, 610-526-7440, or lits.brynmawr.edu.

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Emergency Maintenance on Moodle 7-8pm 9/14/2021

LITS will be performing emergency maintenance on Moodle at 7pm TODAY, Sept. 14, 2021. We do not anticipate any service disruptions. If you have questions or concerns, please contact the Help Desk at help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.

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Can You Keep Calm and Caption On?

At LITS, we know just how important it is for each person in our community to get access in a way that works for them. We also know a thing or two about how to make that happen, so to share that knowledge, we’ve created a semester-long game inviting everyone at BMC to keep calm and caption on!   […]

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WordPress Upgrade Tonight, September 9th, 6pm – 7pm

This evening, LITS will be performing a necessary WordPress upgrade between 6pm and 7pm. During that time, community members may experience a brief service interruption. Please contact the Help Desk at help@brynmawr.edu or 610.526.7440 with any questions or concerns or to report any lingering issues.

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Warning: New Phishing Attempt 9/8

Please be aware of a recent attempt to gather login, password, and other secure personal or College data from Bryn Mawr College community members. Be on the lookout for messages that indicate that your mailbox has failed to deliver messages. This is a scam.   Do not click links or respond in any way. Delete […]

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LITS Welcome Back Newsletter 2021

Top Resources for Students New and returning students: get started here with FREE Microsoft Office for your personal computer and access to lots of great software from the library, your dorm room, and off-campus – plus help with wireless, printing, and more! Check out LinkedIn Learning for online courses and quick tutorials in software, business, […]

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Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6pm – midnight

Routine system maintenance will occur tomorrow (Thursday) from 6:00 p.m. until midnight. For more information on LITS System Maintenance: http://www.brynmawr.edu/lits/system-maintenance-policy Please contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu, 610-526-7440, or lits.brynmawr.edu.

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Resolved: Bryn Mawr College Network Outage, Trouble Reaching Campus Services

Access to BIONIC was restored late last night, and we’ve confirmed this morning (Tuesday) that campus phones are working. If you have trouble accessing any services, please contact the Help Desk: help@brynmawr.edu. Updated 8/24/21 at 9:15am As of 9pm on Monday, August 23, most services have been restored. Phones and BIONIC are still unavailable. The […]

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