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NEW DATE: December 5, 2017! Hoaxes, memes & bots: Learning how to navigate our polluted information streams

We are very pleased to announce that this talk has been rescheduled! Please join LITS for a talk in our series on information and technology issues affecting society at large with a lecture by Claire Wardle, “Hoaxes, memes & bots: Learning how to navigate our polluted information streams.” Join us Tuesday December (Read more...)

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CANCELED: Hoaxes, memes & bots: Learning how to navigate our polluted information streams

***UPDATE: we're so sorry to report that this event has been canceled for the time being! Please stay tuned to the LITS blog as we are working to re-schedule this talk as soon as we can.***LITS’ speaker series on information and technology issues affecting society at large continues this month (Read more...)

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It's Your Turn, Pegasi -- Senior Study Carrel Choosing is This Weekend!

Carrel sign-ups for the senior class will take place in the LITS Whiting Alcove this Sunday, September 17th, from 9 AM -- 11 AM.Carrels are assigned on a first come, first served basis, so we recommend that you line up early.  When the library opens at 9 AM, students from (Read more...)

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Top 5 Things To Know about Moodle 3.1

It may not be obvious at first glance, but we have upgraded our Moodle software and the new version 3.1 comes with some enhancements we think you’ll find handy. Most of these are improvements that make managing a course site easier for faculty, but a few apply to all Moodle (Read more...)

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Alternatives to using the Five College Library Catalog

7/13/2017 Update: As of 7/13/2017, the Five College Library Catalog is back online. If you encounter any problems or have questions about library materials that were due or needed to be renewed during the outage, please contact ask-lits@mtholyoke.edu.Original post: As of 7/10/2017, the Five College Library Catalog is temporarily offline, so there (Read more...)