2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog

2008-2009 Catalog

Computing Center

Eugenia Chase Guild Hall is the hub of Bryn Mawr's distributed computing network. Students have access to a high-speed Internet connection in all residence halls, public computing laboratories and networked classrooms. The campus network provides access to online courses and course materials, e-mail, shared software and Tripod, the online library catalog system shared by Bryn Mawr, Haverford and Swarthmore Colleges . Bryn Mawr students receive their own e-mail and Network file storage accounts upon arrival.

Guild Hall houses the professional computing staff, the Help Desk, multimedia development stations and the largest public computing laboratory on campus with Apple Macintosh (Mac) and Windows XP computers. Professional staff are available to students, faculty and staff for consultation and assistance with their computer work. These Help Desk Associates "HDAs" are trained to troubleshoot software, hardware and networking problems and to help students, faculty and staff use computer technology efficiently. The New Media Lab in Guild Hall is equipped with advanced software for digitizing and editing text, images, audio and video for the creation of interactive presentations and courseware.

Other Public computing labs may be found in the following buildings.

  • Canaday.
  • Carpenter.
  • Collier in the Park Science Center .
  • Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research.
  • Language Learning Center.

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Updated August 25, 2008 by Tracy Kellmer