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Difference between revisions of "Talk:Middlebury Student Guide to Technology"

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

Revision as of 12:28, 3 December 2009

Getting started at Middlebury College

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

Stuff you should know

  • Written documentation
    • GO navigation (really belongs in NETWORK down below)
  • Helpdesk is here for help (see below)

Connecting to our network

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

Setting up your computer

  • Computer purchase and repair
  • Basic software
  • Foreign language input
    • Special characters (using keyboard, using number codes, for Mac)

Maintenance and protection

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

Our Network

  • Your username and password
  • Computing sites at Middlebury

Printing documents

    • Print sparingly
    • How to print

Email

  • 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
  • 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