Please join us for the last Tech Talk of the semester: Making Scholarship Open Access Monday, December 16th Noon – 1:30 p.m. Dorothy Vernon Room Camilla MacKay, head of Carpenter Library and Visual Resources and Bryn Mawr’s Scholarly Communications Librarian, will lead a discussion of recent issues surrounding open access, publishing, and fair use, and how they [...]
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24-hour access to Canaday has begun! It will last from Monday, December 9th at 8am – Friday, December 20th at 5pm. Throughout 24-Hour Canaday, the building will continue to be open to the entire community during the usual semester hours. After hours, the building will be accessible to students via OneCard. All self-service options will [...]
QUICKER THAN A FLASH –DIGITAL SCHOLARSHIP SNAPSHOTS Highlighting the digital scholarship of faculty, staff, and students at Bryn Mawr and around the Tri-Co, the lightning talks are a series of 2-minute, 3-slide talks. Friday the 13th of December 12:30-1:30pm Location : Bryn Mawr Campus Center fueled by old school pizza We invite you to [...]
Have you decorated your carrel with inspiration for your thesis? Or is your décor there to distract from your stress? Show off your style in our contest! This semester on Canaday’s Next Top Carrel, Canaday Library will be holding a contest for the best decorated carrel in the stacks. To enter, you must be a [...]
With the beginning of the Spring 2014 semester upon us, the Library would like to remind faculty of the procedures for putting items on reserve for your classes. You can only place items on reserve for a course in one library. If you would like to put a book, video, or personal copy on reserve [...]
At 6:30pm this evening (Thursday, November 21), there will be a short maintenance outage for the network file server Acadfile which houses shared folders for Academic departments (I:) and individual network home directories for some faculty and students (H:). These files will be unavailable both on campus, and via our VPN tools (ingress.brynmawr.edu/Junos Pulse Network [...]
This afternoon, Information Services will be performing necessary maintenance on our ArcGIS and SPSS license servers. We do not expect that service will be disrupted, but given this is a network change, some individuals might experience a brief interuption. Please contact the Help Desk with any questions, 610-5267440, email@example.com.
Interested in Summer 2014 Tri-Co Digital Humanities Internships? Come to an upcoming student info session: November 12th, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at Haverford, in Magill Library, Hires November 13th, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at Bryn Mawr, in the English House Lecture Hall November 14th, 2013 at noon at Swarthmore, Schurer For more information: http://tdh.brynmawr.edu/2013/11/05/tri-co-dh-summer-opportunities-info-sessions/ If [...]
Bryn Mawr College has switched to an “academic pass” system for accessing NYTimes.com. Now you can access The New York Times anytime, anywhere by visiting http://nytimes.com/pass and registering with your Bryn Mawr College email address to claim a 24 hour pass. Once your pass has expired, return to the Academic Pass page and log in as a returning user to claim a new pass. This access is made possible by a partnership between the library and the Bryn Mawr Self Government Association (SGA). Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Present with the Power of Prezi Open to staff Wednesday, November 20th 02:30-04:00 PM Canaday 315 (LLC) “Prezi is helping reinvent the art of presentation. Farewell, one-dimensional thinking. Welcome instead the power of interconnection, flexibility, and the unexpected ‘Aha!” – Chris Anderson, TED Curator. Prezi is an internet-based presentation tool that organizes content in [...]
PeopleSoft will be unavailable on Wednesday, November 6th from 5:00 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. All BIONIC services will be unavailable to both Haverford and Bryn Mawr. Information Services will be performing routine maintenance during this time. Please contact the Help Desk, 610-526-7440 or email@example.com with any questions.
Join us for an abridged film screening, panel and audience discussion of The Loving Story, the moving account of Richard and Mildred Loving, who were arrested in 1958 for violating Virginia’s ban on interracial marriage. Their struggle culminated in a landmark Supreme Court decision, Loving v. Virginia (1967), which overturned anti-miscegenation laws in the U.S.