Cynthia Slater

Posts by Cynthia Slater

For Staff & Faculty: One Stop Shopping for Department & Course Website Assistance

Need to make changes to your departmental web page?  Could you use a hand with your course website or blog?  Have questions about moving your webforms to our new secure server?  Do wiki formatting woes keep you awake at night?  We have the solution — a peaceful place where you can work on your pages […] Continue reading

Key Survey Scheduled Maintenance & Downtime on July 5

The following information is important only for individuals having a Key Survey account used to create, distribute, and work with surveys and response data. WorldAPP is excited to announce that our Key Survey / application will be upgraded to the new version 8.5 on Saturday, July 5th, 2014, between the hours of: EST:   […] Continue reading

Drupal, Moodle, WordPress, Mediawiki & More: Upcoming workshops

The LIS summer workshop schedule is now available.  Visit go/lisworkshops to view offerings for May through August and sign up for topics of interest. We’re happy to be able to offer new, expanded website work sessions where you can get help with any of your websites — whether in Drupal, Moodle, Mediawiki or WordPress — […] Continue reading

Macintosh – Middfiles – Mmmmm… News You Can Use

Mac users…  Are you having the best possible experience with Middfiles?  It may be time to update how you connect to Middfiles, as well as create some useful shortcuts! First, check your connection.  In the Finder, click on the Go menu, then click Connect to Server.  You should use cifs:// and remove any “smb” middfiles […] Continue reading

Get Help with Drupal, Moodle, Mediawiki & WordPress — One Stop Shopping!

Do you maintain a website in Drupal, Moodle, MediaWiki, or WordPress?  LIS is now offering expanded work sessions that cover all four of these web applications, providing you with “one stop shopping” when you need website assistance.  Staff from Web Application Development, Curricular Technology, and User Services will be close by to lend a hand […] Continue reading

LIS Workshops for March – April: Google Analytics, Drupal and Video-based Learning

Our current workshop schedule is now available.  Visit go/lisworkshops to view upcoming offerings and sign up for topics of interest.  Choose from Drupal introductions that cover basic web site maintenance skills, work sessions where you can get help with specific questions about how to improve your departmental web site, as well as Google Analytics to […] Continue reading

Announcing the new LIS Help & Support site — the gateway for great help

Thanks to the hard work of the LIS Education and Training team, LIS now offers a help gateway that collects great resources from all corners of our department and makes it easy for you to find what you need.  You’re … Continue reading Continue reading

Ready to Learn about Technology? Your tutor never sleeps!

  Did you know that Middlebury College offers self-paced learning 24/7?  Our fabulous online learning resource,, uses short videos to help you acquire new business and technology skills and is available to faculty, staff, and current students. To find … Continue reading Continue reading

How Can I Learn About Technology? Workshops and More!

With a host of new faces on campus and the start of the fall semester now underway, Library & Information Services (LIS) wants to spread the word that we provide a variety of learning opportunities for faculty, staff and students … Continue reading Continue reading

Drupal Work Session Opportunity — Monday, July 15

In response to requests for a Drupal Work Session we are offering one on Monday, July 15 at 2 pm.  Click here to sign up.  Come join us and work on your web pages, uninterrupted, with someone right there to … Continue reading Continue reading