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====Mailing packages to college====
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== Contacts and extensions ==
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* Circulation desk: '''x5494'''
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* College registrar: '''x5770'''
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* See [https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/wiki/hi/Contact_information#Internal_phone_extensions Contact Information] for more.
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== Mailing packages to college ==
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Some companies (ahem, Dell) refuse to ship packages to a P.O. box. In cases like that, packages can be shipped to:
 
Some companies (ahem, Dell) refuse to ship packages to a P.O. box. In cases like that, packages can be shipped to:
* First and Last Name
 
* McCullough Mail Center
 
* Middlebury College
 
* 14 Old Chapel Road
 
* Middlebury, VT 05753</code>
 
  
====Paying tuition online====
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*First and Last Name
Parents call asking how to get their student's PIN for paying tuition. '''They most likely don't need it''': have them look closely at the section which asks for the student's PIN. It should specify that it actually wants the student's MM/DD of birth.
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*McCullough Mail Center
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*Middlebury College
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*14 Old Chapel Road
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*Middlebury, VT 05753
  
====Computer purchases====
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== Paying tuition online ==
Parents call us asking what model laptop they should buy for their incoming freshmen. Recommended models at [http://go.middlebury.edu/lis go.middlebury.edu/lis] -> Help & Support -> Computer Purchase & Repair -> Student Computer Purchase.
 
  
Both the [http://www.middlebury.edu/academics/lis/help/acquire/student/dell/ Dell] and the [http://www.middlebury.edu/academics/lis/help/acquire/student/apple/ Mac] purchase pages have information on how and where to purchase to get those student discounts.
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Parents call asking how to get their student's PIN for paying tuition. '''They most likely don't need it''': have them look closely at the section which asks for the student's PIN. It should specify that it actually wants the student's MM/DD of birth.
 
 
====Borrowing and checking out equipment====
 
* '''Computers:''' Circulation (x5494) handles checking out of computers. Only faculty and staff can check out computers out of the library. The loan period is normally two weeks, but this can be negotiated when a faculty member needs a computer for longer.
 
  
* Online there is a list of what fac/staff loaner laptops the circ desk has available. Go to [http://go/midcat go/midcat] and searching by keywords '''"faculty laptop"'''. Click on the PC or Mac Laptop items that appear to see the status of each loaner laptop.
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See payment plans website: http://www.middlebury.edu/admissions/finaid/payment_plans
  
====Smart classrooms====
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== Computer purchases ==
* Go to [http://go/media go/media] for guides to each classroom.
 
* Go to [http://go/mls go/mls] for schedules of when each room is reserved or open.
 
  
====Media help====
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Parents call us asking what model laptop they should buy for their incoming freshmen. See the [http://go.middlebury.edu/computers Computer Purchase Guidelines page (go/computers)] for current recommendations.
[[Digital Media Tutors | Schedule for the Digital Media Tutors]] in the [[Wilson Media Development Lab]]
 
  
====Software installed on public computers====
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Many computer manufacturer websites such as  [http://www.dell.com/ Dell] and the [http://www.apple.com/ Apple (Mac)] offer educational discounts.
[http://www.middlebury.edu/academics/lis/help/helpdesk/facilities/labs/facilities_public_software.htm Table of software available] (See also [http://go/media go/media])
 

Latest revision as of 10:33, 25 September 2014

Contacts and extensions

Mailing packages to college

Some companies (ahem, Dell) refuse to ship packages to a P.O. box. In cases like that, packages can be shipped to:

  • First and Last Name
  • McCullough Mail Center
  • Middlebury College
  • 14 Old Chapel Road
  • Middlebury, VT 05753

Paying tuition online

Parents call asking how to get their student's PIN for paying tuition. They most likely don't need it: have them look closely at the section which asks for the student's PIN. It should specify that it actually wants the student's MM/DD of birth.

See payment plans website: http://www.middlebury.edu/admissions/finaid/payment_plans

Computer purchases

Parents call us asking what model laptop they should buy for their incoming freshmen. See the Computer Purchase Guidelines page (go/computers) for current recommendations.

Many computer manufacturer websites such as Dell and the Apple (Mac) offer educational discounts.

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