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Inside this edition

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As we learned this winter, there is no such thing as snowbound! In this issue, we highlight various digital tools and internet technologies that expand our virtual campus and allow us to work, collaborate, and learn from anywhere.

— Bruce Taggart, Vice Provost

Events

MAR Joshua Pepper on Exoplanets
4:10pm
24
APR The Dismal Science with Peter Mountford
4:10pm
10

Exhibits

Dressing for Success Across Time and Function, a Special Collections Exhibit
Now - May 2014


LTS Seminars

Intro to MS Excel 2013 (3/11)

Basic Access II (3/13)

Lehigh Gmail (3/18)

Google Calendar (4/4)

Lehigh Gmail (4/9)

Learn more about LTS Seminars


LTS Stat

18,198
average pages printed daily at public computing sites this academic year

Going Mobile - LehighU Live 2.0

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In January 2014, the LTS Web and Mobile Services team in conjunction with University Communications released the latest version of the LehighU Live mobile app. This new release includes dining locations, menus, and nutrition information, and has been completely redesigned to allow for future growth to other mobile platforms... read more


Lehigh Faculty & CITL to Develop New Online Courses

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Staff in the Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL) are working with faculty on the development of nine new online courses to be offered by a range of academic departments during fall semester 2014... read more


Laptops in Technology Classrooms

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Not so long ago hooking up a laptop for classroom use was pretty straightforward. Most laptops had a fiifteen-pin VGA connector. For PC users, the only issue was which function (Fn) key combination was needed to send a signal to the projector. Mac users either had VGA connections or they used an adapter to connect... read more


RapidILL Offers Fast Access to Journal Articles and Book Chapters

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Thanks to Lehigh Libraries and the new RapidILL service, Lehigh students and faculty can obtain scholarly materials from other Libraries faster than ever -- often in a matter of hours! Implemented at Lehigh in the Fall of 2012, RapidILL is an online, automated resource sharing system that provides rapid access to academic journal articles. RapidILL offers an average turnaround time of less than one day, compared to a previous standard of three days... read more


Still Looking For You: Building History at Lehigh

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Still Looking for You relies on the built environment as a way to identify, create, and disseminate memories of the campus and surrounding community. The site will serve as a repository of historical, social, and cultural reminisces for courses assigning work related to Lehigh's 150th anniversary and future community/campus collaborations.. read more

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