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Interested in a career in Library and Information Science?

Join us for an informal gathering to learn about library and information management careers!Date: Friday, October 28Location: Stimson Room, Mount Holyoke College Library (campus map, library building map)Time: 3:30-4:30 pmCome talk to librarians, archivists, academic technologists, and faculty from library and information science graduate schools. We will be joined by MHC (Read more...)


Banned Books Week 2016 Celebrates Diversity

September 25 - October 1 is Banned Books Week, an event that celebrates the freedom to read by bringing attention to written works that have been banned, censored, or otherwise challenged in academic and library settings. The focus for this year’s celebration is diversity, highlighting frequently challenged and/or banned books (Read more...)


Senior Study Carrel Choosing is Here, Class of 2017!

Carrel sign-ups for the senior class will take place in the LITS Whiting Alcove this Sunday, September 18th, 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...)


Top Five Things You Should Know about Moodle 3.0

LITS has been busy over the summer with the usual updates and refreshing of our Moodle learning management system.  So now Moodle 3.0 is here, but to be honest it is not greatly changed from our previous version 2.8!  We don’t think you’ll have any trouble getting around in the (Read more...)


Backing Up and Restoring Moodle Courses (with NEW instructor features!)

Instructors using Moodle invariably need to move material from one place to another. In the past, instructors have had the ability to import files from one course site to another, and we now have a few new features available to you as well. Each of these features is described below, (Read more...)