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Tuesday

October 12, 2010
8:02 pm

OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) and Ladd Printers Mavericks users can now print to Ladd printers! Instructions can be found at……

Sunday

October 23, 2011
11:52 pm

A Visitor’s Guide To Digital Media Presentations at Bates

Checklist for Visitors to Campus Computer Presentations PART A – Bringing your own laptop Bates College does allow visitors to…

Wednesday

August 17, 2011
7:44 pm

About BANNER

What is BANNER, and why is it useful?

Wednesday

July 20, 2011
8:16 pm

About ILS

Information and Library Services supports the mission of Bates College by planning, developing, implementing, and maintaining reliable and responsive information…

Tuesday

September 6, 2011
4:01 pm

About Lyceum

Lyceum is the official Bates Learning Management System (LMS). Lyceum provides faculty and students a centralized and secure web presence for collaboration inside and outside of the classroom.

Tuesday

June 19, 2012
3:42 pm

Back-to-School Computing Basics

Information and Library Services welcomes the Class of 2018 and all returning students!  If you have any questions about connecting to the Bates Network, please don’t hesitate…

Wednesday

August 17, 2011
7:52 pm

BANNER documentation

Where to find Banner documentation

Friday

August 12, 2011
7:26 pm

Bates College Copyright Policy

Bates College prohibits violations of copyright, license restrictions, trade secrets, privacy and authorial integrity. Distributing or receiving materials protected by…

Friday

August 5, 2011
9:07 pm

Computer Use Policy

Computing resources and electronic information are provided to members of the Bates College faculty, staff and student body and to…

Thursday

September 1, 2011
7:21 pm

Computing @Bates FAQ’s

The information at this site is current for students who will enter Bates in Fall, 2014. Does Bates College have…

Thursday

January 3, 2013
3:20 pm

Copyright for theses, papers, and presentations submitted to SCARAB

U.S. copyright law protects creative work from being copied, altered, distributed, or performed without the permission of the owner and/or…

Monday

August 15, 2011
6:04 pm

Disposal of Outdated Equipment

ILS staff members dispose of computers, AV equipment and peripherals that are replaced or are no longer in service. College…

Wednesday

August 31, 2011
6:38 pm

Enabling Cookies

A cookie is information that a Web site puts on your hard disk so that it can remember something about…

Friday

June 21, 2013
11:21 am

Event Scheduling Reference Sheet

Booking a New Event In your favorite browser, navigate to Bates Virtual EMS: (https://events.bates.edu/VirtualEMS/) Click on My Account and log…

Wednesday

September 7, 2011
11:15 am

Event Support for Faculty & Staff

In order to guarantee equipment or staffing at an event, we require notice of the event 6 business days in…

Tuesday

May 15, 2012
3:07 pm

Faculty responses and comparisons with other colleges

summary classrooms services colleges responses: faculty staff students The response rate for Bates faculty was 76 percent. This is higher…

Monday

September 5, 2011
12:36 pm

File Sharing FAQ’s

There are some recurring questions regarding our efforts to inform users about the risks of illegal file sharing on campus, and the steps we take to reduce the impact of this kind of activity.

Tuesday

May 7, 2013
4:31 pm

Graduating Seniors Check List

As a graduating Senior, Information and Library Services would like to remind you of the following items that you should…

Thursday

August 23, 2012
1:53 pm

How To: Login to Ensemble Video

Illustrated Guide. Ensemble Video is a hosted video service provided by the Digital Media Studios for academic use. It can…

Friday

August 24, 2012
9:11 am

ILS Measures on use of VHS in the Classroom

Bates is attempting to manage the effects of the demise of the VHF format. The new projection and switching equipment…

Tuesday

August 20, 2013
4:14 pm

InCommon Participant Operational Principles

As a member of the InCommon Federation, Bates College joins hundreds of colleges, universities and other organizations throughout the world…

Tuesday

August 16, 2011
7:24 pm

Information & Library Services

Archives Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library 207-786-6354 muskie@bates.edu location Library The George and Helen Ladd Library 207-786-6263…

Thursday

December 6, 2012
11:29 am

Instruction Video Library

Welcome to the Bates College Instructional Video Library Google (Gmail, Calendar, Drive/Docs) Setting up your vacation responder (vacation/away message) (Webinar) Working…

Wednesday

September 11, 2013
10:15 am

Instructional Offerings – Fall 2013

Fall 2013 Instruction Schedule Special Topics in VoiceMail – Introduction to Bates VoiceMail Manager Wednesday, September 18, 2013 – 10:00am…

Friday

May 31, 2013
9:35 am

Instructional Offerings – Summer 2013

Summer 2013 Instruction Schedule Ask the Expert Series – All About Google Docs, Focus on Documents Friday, July 12, 2013…

Monday

November 26, 2012
10:16 am

Instructional Offerings – Winter/Spring 2013

Winter/Spring 2013 Instruction Schedule Special Topics in Gmail – Working with Labels Tuesday, January 22, 2013 – 10am to 11am…

Monday

January 20, 2014
3:49 pm

Instructional Offerings – Winter/Spring 2014

Winter/Spring 2014 Instruction Schedule Ask the Expert Series – Data Security Awareness Program Q & A (Open Lab) Friday, March…

Wednesday

August 31, 2011
7:13 pm

Introduction To Securing E-mail with Digital Certificates

Digital certificates can be used to digitally sign and encrypt e-mails. When combined with e-mail clients that support S/MIME, such…

Friday

September 2, 2011
4:04 pm

Library

For library policies, please access the Library web site directly.

Thursday

October 4, 2012
11:04 am

Library

Departments: Access Services: Ladd Library • 786-6263 • email jretelle Circulation of library materials and reserve items, administering access and…

Tuesday

May 15, 2012
1:57 pm

MISO Survey, Bates College, 2012

summary classrooms services colleges responses: faculty staff students Summary: Bates is one of 61 colleges and universities that have participated…

Friday

August 16, 2013
3:53 pm

New Voicemail Launch, Thursday, August 22

On Thursday, August 22, Information and Library Services will launch an upgrade to our voicemail system. The voicemail system will…

Friday

December 13, 2013
2:49 pm

Online Surveys

Bates has a college-wide license for Qualtrics. Qualtrics is an easy-to-use, full-featured, web-based tool for creating and conducting online surveys. …

Friday

September 2, 2011
1:45 pm

Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Advisory

September 2013 Dear Bates colleagues, This is an annual reminder that copyright owners of music, movies and other materials may…

Wednesday

August 31, 2011
8:29 pm

Powerpoint: Presentation Tips

PowerPoint slideshows should enhance your presentation, not detract from it. Here are a few simple tips to start you on…

Tuesday

June 19, 2012
7:33 pm

Protecting Your E-mail

A. Disposable e-mail account: Set up a personal e-mail account with a free e-mail service like Gmail. If you do…

Wednesday

August 31, 2011
8:36 pm

Protecting Yourself On The Internet

A. Cookies: Cookies are little pieces of information that web sites store on your computer. B. Common scams: “phishing” Banks…

Friday

September 2, 2011
3:12 pm

Public Performance of movies and other media

Have you wanted to show a movie to your friends on campus?  Have you thought about hosting a film festival…

Wednesday

September 7, 2011
11:27 am

Recommendations for Outside Speakers

Checklist for Visitors to Campus Computer Presentations PART A – Bringing your own laptop Bates College does allow visitors to…

Monday

September 26, 2011
2:13 pm

Reminder: Weekly Maintenance

ILS conducts weekly network and server maintenance every Wednesday morning 6am-7am. No services are available during this hour. If you…

Sunday

July 1, 2012
8:42 pm

Setting Up Your Bates iOS Device for Google Services

In order for your Bates iOS device to be integrated with our Google services, we will need to get your…

Tuesday

May 15, 2012
3:10 pm

Staff responses and comparisons with other colleges

summary classrooms services colleges responses: faculty staff students The response rate for staff at Bates was 53 percent, higher than…

Tuesday

May 15, 2012
3:11 pm

Student responses and comparisons with other colleges

summary classrooms services colleges responses: faculty staff students The response rate for a random sample of Bates students was 63…

Thursday

August 9, 2012
1:49 pm

Systems Development and Integration Projects 2012-2013

High Impact Campus Wide Projects DegreeWorks for Degree Audit – September 1, 2012 BDMS for Admission – October 1, 2012…

Thursday

September 1, 2011
6:53 pm

Technology Sales & Service

Technology Sales & Service coordinates the programs with Apple, Dell and eAcademy for academic pricing on hardware and software.  We…

Tuesday

November 26, 2013
2:03 pm

Telephone Service Interruption, Tuesday, November 26 at 5:00 pm

Greetings Folks, Sorry about the late notice but there will be a brief shutdown of the campus telephone system in…

Monday

January 13, 2014
2:55 pm

Thesis Planning Winter 2014

A Quick Reference for Thesis Planning Prepare your Computer Use a current version of Microsoft Office/Word. Download and apply all…

Tuesday

September 6, 2011
4:23 pm

Unauthorized Distribution of Copyrighted Materials – Action Plan

The following plan of action outlines the college’s efforts to combat unauthorized distribution of copyrighted materials, and is published in…

Tuesday

May 15, 2012
2:56 pm

User Satisfaction for Most Important Services

summary classrooms services colleges responses: faculty staff students The survey asks users which IT or library services are important to…

Thursday

April 26, 2012
2:48 pm

We’ve Been Googled!

Bates is migrating our email and office calendars to Google Apps for Higher Education at the end of June. We…

Thursday

September 1, 2011
1:48 pm

Windows File Synchronization FAQ’s

In response to longstanding need to provide reliable and secure backup services for Bates-related computer files, ILS is implementing Windows…

Wednesday

January 11, 2012
2:18 pm

WordPress Basics for ILS

PROCESS: what do I need to do? login: link in lower right of every footer where’s my content? create or…