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== Getting started at Middlebury College ==
* How to use "Go" links (so we don't have to repeat the same exact instructions every single time a GO link is used)
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* Get started with computing - '''DONE'''
* Library resources, hours, facilities, loaning equipment, media lab, etc.
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** Before you arrive vs. when you arrive - '''DONE'''
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** ID & PIN, activate un / pw - '''DONE'''
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* BannerWeb (how to login, PIN changes, security question) - '''DONE'''
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* Register your computer (purpose, procedure) - '''DONE'''
  
Sections that exist in the current PDF document:
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=== Connecting to our network ===
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* Things to know about our network - '''DONE'''
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* The Hard-Wired Network - '''DONE'''
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* Network connectivity (Mac, PC) - '''DONE'''
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* Wireless network - '''DONE'''
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** Connect to wireless (PC, Mac) - '''DONE'''
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* Windows computer settings for the network - '''DONE'''
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=== Setting up your computer ===
  
* About LIS
 
* LIS Service Points
 
* Telephone Numbers for LIS
 
* LIS Website
 
* Technology Helpdesk (hours etc)
 
* On-campus training
 
* Written documentation
 
 
* Computer purchase and repair
 
* Computer purchase and repair
* Basic software
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* Basic software - '''DONE'''
* Digital media & wilson lab
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* Foreign language input will explain potential, but redirect to a separate article that we should create.
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** Special characters (using keyboard, using number codes, for Mac)
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=== Maintenance and protection ===
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* General computer advice - '''DONE'''
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* Maintaining your computer - '''DONE'''
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** Best practices - '''DONE'''
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** Avoid viruses & malware - '''DONE'''
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== Our Network ==
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* Your username and password
 
* Computing sites at Middlebury
 
* Computing sites at Middlebury
* Library hours of operation
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* GO navigation
* Library resources:
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** Getting help from ref librarian
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=== Printing documents ===
** Borrow books etc
 
** Materials on reserve
 
** Searching & finding
 
** NExpress & ILLiad
 
* Using computers in library
 
* Food
 
* General computer advice
 
* Get started with computing
 
** ID & PIN, activate un / pw
 
* Things to know about our network
 
** The Hard-Wired Network
 
** Register your computer (purpose, procedure)
 
* Network connectivity (Mac, PC)
 
* Wireless network
 
** Reset IP
 
** Connect to wireless (PC, Mac)
 
* Using file servers
 
** Connecting to fileservers (PC, Mac)
 
** Connecting through Netstorage
 
** Course folders ( , copying files)
 
* Printing documents
 
 
** Print sparingly
 
** Print sparingly
 
** How to print
 
** How to print
** GO navigation
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=== Email ===
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(Should just be bare-bones basic info, then links to Email section.)
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* Email
 
* Email
 
** Email policy
 
** Email policy
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** Forwarding email (how to set, how to discontinue)
 
** Forwarding email (how to set, how to discontinue)
 
* SPAM firewall
 
* SPAM firewall
* BannerWeb (how to login, PIN changes, security question)
 
* Maintaining your computer
 
** Best practices
 
** Avoid viruses & malware
 
* Foreign language input
 
** Special characters (using keyboard, using number codes, for Mac)
 
* Your username and password
 
* Windows computer settings for the network
 
  
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=== File servers ===
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* Using file servers
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** Connecting to fileservers (PC, Mac)
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** Connecting through Netstorage
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** Course folders ( , copying files)
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== LIS (Library Information Services) ==
  
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* About LIS
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* LIS Service Points
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* Telephone Numbers for LIS
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* LIS Website
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* Written documentation
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* Helpdesk is here for help (see below)
  
What students will need:
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* Library hours of operation
* What to do to be ready for Middlebury
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* Technology Helpdesk (hours etc)
** BW PIN & account setup
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* Digital media & wilson lab
** Register computer
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* On-campus training
* Introduction to LIS & resources
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* Food
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* Using computers in library
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* Library resources:
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** Getting help from ref librarian
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** Borrow books etc
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** Materials on reserve
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** Searching & finding
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** NExpress & ILLiad

Latest revision as of 16:49, 7 December 2009

Getting started at Middlebury College

  • Get started with computing - DONE
    • Before you arrive vs. when you arrive - DONE
    • ID & PIN, activate un / pw - DONE
  • BannerWeb (how to login, PIN changes, security question) - DONE
  • Register your computer (purpose, procedure) - DONE

Connecting to our network

  • Things to know about our network - DONE
  • The Hard-Wired Network - DONE
  • Network connectivity (Mac, PC) - DONE
  • Wireless network - DONE
    • Connect to wireless (PC, Mac) - DONE
  • Windows computer settings for the network - DONE

Setting up your computer

  • Computer purchase and repair
  • Basic software - DONE
  • Foreign language input will explain potential, but redirect to a separate article that we should create.
    • Special characters (using keyboard, using number codes, for Mac)

Maintenance and protection

  • General computer advice - DONE
  • Maintaining your computer - DONE
    • Best practices - DONE
    • Avoid viruses & malware - DONE

Our Network

  • Your username and password
  • Computing sites at Middlebury
  • GO navigation

Printing documents

    • Print sparingly
    • How to print

Email

(Should just be bare-bones basic info, then links to Email section.)

  • Email
    • Email policy
    • Phishing
    • Address & display name
    • Webmail (PC, Mac)
    • Managing mailbox w Webmail
    • Forwarding email (how to set, how to discontinue)
  • SPAM firewall

File servers

  • Using file servers
    • Connecting to fileservers (PC, Mac)
    • Connecting through Netstorage
    • Course folders ( , copying files)

LIS (Library Information Services)

  • About LIS
  • LIS Service Points
  • Telephone Numbers for LIS
  • LIS Website
  • Written documentation
  • Helpdesk is here for help (see below)
  • Library hours of operation
  • Technology Helpdesk (hours etc)
  • Digital media & wilson lab
  • On-campus training
  • Food
  • Using computers in library
  • Library resources:
    • Getting help from ref librarian
    • Borrow books etc
    • Materials on reserve
    • Searching & finding
    • NExpress & ILLiad
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