Back to School 2016

Welcome to the Class of 2020 and all returning students – please check here for all your Back to School technology needs.

Graduating or Leaving Bates?

We are sad to see you go but before you leave, you may want to backup your Bates Google data. For instructions and more…

Guest Wireless Access

If you are a guest or visitor to Bates College and would like to use the Bates Open wireless network, please see the following instructions to get connected:  Bates Open instructions

If you are affiliated with an Eduroam institution, you can also use your home credentials to access wireless at Bates.  Go here for more information.


Information and Library Services supports the mission of Bates College by planning, developing, implementing, and maintaining reliable and responsive information resources, services and programs to meet the evolving needs of the college community.

Who we are: people

What we do: services

How we do it: policy statements

Where we are: locations

When we are open: hours

What we are planning: projects