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*[[On-Campus Workshop Schedule|'''On-Campus Workshop Schedule''']] -- All LIS&nbsp;workshops are free and open to the entire college community unless otherwise noted.<br>To sign up, please send your request via email to [mailto:helpdesk@middlebury.edu helpdesk@middlebury.edu].<br>
 
*[[On-Campus Workshop Schedule|'''On-Campus Workshop Schedule''']] -- All LIS&nbsp;workshops are free and open to the entire college community unless otherwise noted.<br>To sign up, please send your request via email to [mailto:helpdesk@middlebury.edu helpdesk@middlebury.edu].<br>
 
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*'''Off-Campus classes offered by KnowledgeWave '''-- Faculty and staff may be eligible to attend free or discounted workshops at the KnowledgeWave training facility in South Burlington.&nbsp; LIS will consider funding one-day desktop application courses that regularly cost $239; a twenty-five percent discounted price is available for multi-day or technical training.&nbsp; View [http://www.knowledgewave.com/pdfs/schedules/schedule.pdf KnowledgeWave's current schedule].<br>
 
*'''Off-Campus classes offered by KnowledgeWave '''-- Faculty and staff may be eligible to attend free or discounted workshops at the KnowledgeWave training facility in South Burlington.&nbsp; LIS will consider funding one-day desktop application courses that regularly cost $239; a twenty-five percent discounted price is available for multi-day or technical training.&nbsp; View [http://www.knowledgewave.com/pdfs/schedules/schedule.pdf KnowledgeWave's current schedule].<br>
 
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*'''Departmental Consultations''' -- We can work with you to identify your department's needs and determine the best resources and learning opportunities.<br>
 
*'''Departmental Consultations''' -- We can work with you to identify your department's needs and determine the best resources and learning opportunities.<br>
  
*[http://proquest.safaribooksonline.com '''Safari Online Technical Books'''] -- Safari is the premier electronic reference library for programmers and IT professionals. You can conduct searches across all of the technical books in the Safari bookshelf, read books from cover-to-cover or opt to browse books by category, simply flipping to the pages you need.  
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*[http://proquest.safaribooksonline.com '''Safari Online Technical Books'''] -- Safari is the premier electronic reference library for programmers and IT professionals. You can conduct searches across all of the technical books in the Safari bookshelf, read books from cover-to-cover or opt to browse books by category, simply flipping to the pages you need.
*<u>'''[https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/wiki/LIS/Windows_7_-_Instructional_Videos Learn about Windows 7]'''</u>'''[https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/wiki/LIS/Windows_7_-_Instructional_Videos ]--&nbsp; '''(view these brief Instructional Videos) --&nbsp; In a browser go to&nbsp;'''go/win7.'''
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*<u>'''[https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/wiki/LIS/Windows_7_-_Instructional_Videos Learn about Windows 7]'''</u>&nbsp;--&nbsp;(View these brief '''Instructional Videos''') --&nbsp; In a browser go to&nbsp;'''[[go/win7|go/win7]].'''
  
  
  
 
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[[Category:Technology_Workshops]] [[Category:Workshops]] [[Category:Training]] [[Category:Helpdesk_Documentation]]

Revision as of 10:09, 14 April 2011

About Learning Opportunities

Library and Information Services (LIS) offers a variety of ways to learn about technology, including on-campus workshops, online learning, and off-site classes, along with a wealth of online documentation and manuals. 
Contact the Technology Help and Support Desk (x2200 or helpdesk@middlebury.edu) for guidance concerning your learning needs or to obtain more information about any of the offerings listed below.

Technology Workshops

  • By Request Workshops -- Resources permitting we are happy to arrange workshops for groups of ten or more. 


  • Off-Campus classes offered by KnowledgeWave -- Faculty and staff may be eligible to attend free or discounted workshops at the KnowledgeWave training facility in South Burlington.  LIS will consider funding one-day desktop application courses that regularly cost $239; a twenty-five percent discounted price is available for multi-day or technical training.  View KnowledgeWave's current schedule.

Learning Tools


  • Online Learning with Element K -- LIS has a limited number of licenses that provide access to nearly one thousand self-guided online course modules offered by Element K.  Contact the Technology Help and Support Desk to request a learning account. 
Available courses cover all the standard applications for both PC and Mac, as well as many specific database, web and multi-media products (such as FileMaker Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, Visio, Flash, etc.) 


  • Departmental Consultations -- We can work with you to identify your department's needs and determine the best resources and learning opportunities.
  • Safari Online Technical Books -- Safari is the premier electronic reference library for programmers and IT professionals. You can conduct searches across all of the technical books in the Safari bookshelf, read books from cover-to-cover or opt to browse books by category, simply flipping to the pages you need.


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