2016-17 catalog

Libraries and Educational Resources


Students have access to a high-speed wireless Internet connection in all residence halls, libraries (which contain public computers), and classrooms throughout the campus. Online course materials, registration, e-mail, shared software and Tripod, the library catalog shared by Bryn Mawr, Haverford and Swarthmore Colleges are accessible from a Web browser—many of these are available from off-campus as well. Each new Bryn Mawr student receives their own e-mail and Network file storage accounts upon matriculation (typically late spring).

Professional staff are available to students, faculty and staff for consultation and assistance with their technology needs.

The Help Desk is located on the main floor of Canaday Library and is available for walk-up help, email and telephone assistance. Public computing labs may be found in the following buildings.

  • Canaday (1st Floor and A Floor)
  • Carpenter (B floor)
  • Collier (Park Science Center)
  • Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research