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Windows 11 Testing: Call for volunteers

Posted April 11, 2022

Help LITS improve our Windows 11 image before it is rolled out for all new College devices! The more folks we have test, the more confident we can be that all will function as expected when we start making the transition. Volunteer by emailing help@brynmawr.edu with the subject line “Windows 11 Testing Volunteer” and please include […]

LITS Welcome Back Newsletter 2021

Posted September 1, 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, […]

BMC Libraries Summer Plans

Posted April 13, 2021

emailed to service-updates@brynmawr.edu on 4/13/21: Dear BMC Students, Faculty, and Staff,  We are beginning to prepare the libraries for expanded summer access and for the gradual return to regular library services ahead of fall semester. I’m writing to share the schedule for this transition with key steps we anticipate in reopening of library spaces and […]

TriCollege Libraries Launch Stunning New Home for Digital Collections

Posted February 8, 2021

Special Collections is thrilled to launch TriCollege Libraries Digital Collections – the new home for digital collections. Explore the Bryn Mawr College Photo Archives, Scrapbook and Photo Album Collection, the history of the Summer School for Women Workers in Industry, College yearbooks, issues of The College News, a community-sourced archive of personal experiences and reactions […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Survey Goes Live This Week: Give LITS Your Feedback!

Posted February 11, 2020

Later this week, a random sample of students and all staff and faculty will receive an email from Kate Blinn (LITS Social Sciences and Data Librarian) requesting their participation in a survey for Library & Information Technology Services. The MISO Survey is a national survey that was created at Bryn Mawr, and one in which […]

How We Spent Our Summer Vacation 2019

Posted September 10, 2019

Highlighting Top Resources for Students Get Microsoft Office for FREE by logging in at webmail.brynmawr.edu. Click Office 365 in the top left corner and click to install Office 2016 on more than five devices! Check Tech Docs for help with printing, basic troubleshooting, and more. Need to learn a new tech skill? Check out LinkedIn Learning (formerly […]