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Attending a Zoom Meeting

As of April 2020 — members of Bryn Mawr College can get a Pro Zoom account under the BMC site license using your BMC credentials. Before you start, you may need access to the following: To host meetings: a Zoom account To join meetings: the free Zoom app (no account necessary) a laptop or desktop […]

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Creating an Institutional Zoom Account

Zoom is a purpose-built web-conferencing tool. It has features that make it easier to run large collaborative meetings: a fully collaborative whiteboard, polling, and breakout rooms. Our license allows up to 300 attendees per meeting* *If you need to host larger events, contact LITS at help@brynmawr.edu to discuss options Creating your Zoom Pro account A […]

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Off-Campus Access to Library Resources

Current Bryn Mawr students, faculty, and staff can access subscription databases, e-books and online journals from off campus by logging into EZProxy with their College username and password. How EZProxy Works Log into EZProxy and navigate to library resources from the library’s website or Tripod. The URLs of the pages you access will contain proxy.brynmawr.edu. […]

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Which Web-Conferencing Tool Should I Use?

Bryn Mawr College has site licenses for three tools you can use to host online meetings: Zoom, Teams, and Skype for Business. All three allow you to schedule, host and record web meetings, in which BMC and non-BMC attendees can share audio, video, screens and a chat window. Below is a comparison of their strengths […]

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Teaching with Zoom

As of April 2020 — members of Bryn Mawr College can get a Pro Zoom account under the BMC site license using your BMC credentials. Before you start, you may need access to the following: To host meetings: a Zoom Pro account To join meetings: the free Zoom app (no account necessary) a laptop or […]

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Panopto: Get an Account

Currently Panopto is configured to identify, authorize and provision accounts through Moodle, which means you will need to access it through Moodle the first time you use it in order to record or upload videos. (Viewers do not necessarily need a Panopto account or Moodle access to see videos hosted in Panopto: see Sharing Panopto […]

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Adobe Creative Cloud – Accessing from personal devices

THIS ACCESS IS TEMPORARY; EXPIRES 7/6/2020. Before you start, you will need access to the following: a Bryn Mawr College account a laptop or desktop computer with internet access Table of Contents: What is Creative Cloud? Step-by-Step Instructions [Students] Daily Creative Challenges [Faculty] Distance Learning Resources Questions?   What is Creative Cloud? Creative Cloud is […]

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Panopto: Get Emailed When Videos are Posted

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Panopto can notify viewers when new videos are posted to a particular course or shared folder, but it is a two-part opt-in process.  If either of these is disabled, an individual won’t get a notification email. Turn On Notifications at the Course/Folder level: If you want your students or other viewers to be able to […]

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Accessing Kanopy with BMC credentials

Visit https://brynmawr.kanopy.com/ to get started To set up your account, click on Don’t have an account yet? Get Started (in red). You will see the screen Access Kanopy through your university. On this page, click on Log In to Bryn Mawr. You will be sent to the EZProxy sign-in page, where you should sign in […]

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Software for Personally-owned Computers

For a limited time during COVID-19 online learning, some lab/campus software is also available for off-campus use and personally-owned computers. The Summer and Beyond: We are looking at ways to extend and enhance access to these and other resources. We’ll post more information as it becomes available. This includes: ArcGIS ChemDraw Mathematica MatLab NVivo Stata SPSS […]

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