Library, Information, and Technology Services

A Day in the Life of Archives & Special Collections: Found in the Fireplace!

Apr 30, 2012 by Leslie Fields


Where does Mount Holyoke College historical material come from, and how does it get to Archives & Special Collections? Well, sometimes it comes out of the walls! 

Summary fireplace finds! 

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ePortfolios Brown Bag

Jan 12, 2011 by Leigh Mantle

The Research & Instructional Support (RIS) team invites all MHC
faculty & staff to attend a special session, "ePortfolios Brown Bag"
on Thursday, January 20th in Library Room 431
from Noon to 2:00pm (two sessions with flexibility to come & go as
you please). We have an exciting panel of faculty that will be sharing
their methods of using ePortfolios to support pedagogical goals.  An introduction to ePortfolios is available at Electronic Portfolios wiki.[Read More]


Teaching with Images Session for MHC Faculty & Staff

Oct 08, 2010 by Leigh Mantle

A world of images to explore
The Research & Instructional Support (RIS) team
invites all MHC faculty & staff to attend a special session, "Teaching
with Images" on Tuesday, October 12th in Library Room 431 from Noon to
2:00pm (two sessions with flexibility to come & go as you please).
We have an exciting panel of faculty that will be sharing their methods
of using images to support pedagogical goals.

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ella Drop-In Sessions for MHC Faculty

Jan 20, 2010 by Leigh Mantle

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Mount Holyoke College Faculty Drop-in to the MEWS!

A special invitation to Mount Holyoke College faculty to stop by the MEWS (Mediated Educational Work Space) in Dwight Hall during the following dates/time to consult with LITS Liaisons about ella (learning management system) and prepare for the spring semester:


Thursday, January 21st at 10am-noon

Monday, January 25th at 2:30-4:30pm

LITS Liaisons are also available for one-on-one appointments, or check out the ella quickstart guides for tips on ella course-building, including how to copy materials from last semester!



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Welcome New Faculty!

Aug 31, 2009 by Leigh Mantle

TeaSpecial Invitation to Mount Holyoke College New Faculty


LITS would like to invite all new Mount Holyoke College faculty to a tea on Thursday, September 3rd in the Stimson Room ( 6th floor of Williston & Miles-Smith Library) from 2pm to 3:30pm.  Please join us for coffee, tea and light refreshments and meet LITS staff and your new colleagues.  Please stop by to learn about all of the services and resources that LITS provides to MHC faculty!


ella Drop-In Sessions for MHC Faculty

Aug 18, 2009 by Leigh Mantle


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Mount Holyoke College Faculty Drop-in to the MEWS!

A special invitation to Mount Holyoke College faculty to stop by the MEWS (Mediated Educational Work Space) in Dwight Hall during the following dates/time to consult with LITS Liaisons about ella (learning management system) and prepare for the fall semester:


Tuesday, August 25th at 10am-12 noon

Wednesday, August 26th at 2-4pm

Wednesday, September 2nd at 2-4pm

Thursday, September 3rd at 10am-12 noon

LITS Liaisons are also available for one-on-one appointments, or check out the ella quickstart guides for tips on ella course-building, including how to copy materials from last semester!


ella Fall 2009 Course Sites Available

Jun 05, 2009 by Leigh Mantle

Special for Mount Holyoke College Faculty

LITS is pleased to announce that the Fall 2009 course sites have been added to ella and student rosters are being updated regularly based on data from the student information system.  The course sites have been created early this year in response to faculty who expressed interest in having them available earlier in the summer.  Please remember that LITS Liaisons are available to faculty for consultation in preparing courses.  Best of luck with your fall planning!    


Technology Mentor Applications for '09-'10 Academic Year

Mar 10, 2009 by Leigh Mantle

Special for Mount Holyoke College Faculty

LITS is currently seeking applications for the Technology Mentor Program for Academic Year '09-'10.  The LITS Tech Mentor program supplies student mentors for your course to support the effective integration of new technology into your curriculum.  If you are interested in learning more about this program, we would also be very happy to meet at your convenience to discuss the program and how it might work with your course goals. Please contact your LITS liaison or Mary Glackin, Program Coordinator and we will make an appointment at your convenience.  Information about the variety of curriculum support roles mentors have filled and program application materials are available on the Tech Mentors webpage. The deadline for faculty applications is March 31st. Faculty who have previously worked with technology mentors in their courses are welcome to re-apply for a mentor for the coming year.