• Mon. 9/16 @ 1pm

    The University Library, with support from the Office of the Provost, is pleased to announce the availability of the New York Times via a site license for the Brown community. The site license enables Brown community members (current students, faculty and staff) to access the Times’ current content without an individual subscription or monthly limits.

    The one-year pilot of the service is now in effect. To get started, please go to the New York Times Help Page.

  • Mon. 9/16 @ 12pm

    New Requirements for Access to E-reserves on OCRA 
    Due to a change in the Library’s OCRA (Online Course Reserves) system on September 10th, the way instructors and their delegates manage reserves has changed. After logging in with their own Brown username:

  • Wed. 9/11 @ 10am

    Over 3,200 individuals have taken the Protecting Brown’s Information class to learn what constitutes “Brown Confidential Information”; where, when and how it’s at risk; and what you can do to mitigate that risk. Are you one of them? Or has it been awhile and you’d like a refresher? Materials are available online and include a video of the class and comprehension test.

  • Tue. 9/10 @ 4pm

    The following article appeared in the August 2013 issue of  OUCH! magazine and was written by James Tarala. More details about this author and OUCH appear at the end of this article.

  • Tue. 9/10 @ 3pm

    The latest issue of Secure IT! has been released, now located on the new Information Technology site. While this brings a slightly different look to the newsletter, it continues to offer timely tips to keep you safe online.

    We invite you to peruse this issue, view back issues (to 2010) and send us ideas for future ones. Enjoy!

  • Mon. 9/9 @ 4pm

    Upload your Syllabus
    Add a copy of your syllabus to the Academic Services Gateway
    Note: Once you upload your syllabus file, it may take up to 6-hours to appear on and Banner. For Canvas users, your syllabus will be uploaded immediately to the Syllabus folder for your course site.

  • Fri. 9/6 @ 4pm

    Having trouble connecting? We've collected our top issues and how to solve them.  For your privacy, security, and convenience, it's important that your computer and mobile devices are set up to connect to the Brown-Secure wireless network. 

  • Fri. 8/30 @ 4pm

    The IT Service Center, which is normally open only during Brown business hours, is extending its hours for Back to School weekend: 

  • Fri. 8/30 @ 1pm

    Are you frustrated with Gmail compose windows that are "stuck" to the bottom right corner of your browser? Learn how to set them free with this video tip.

  • Wed. 8/28 @ 2pm

    Need help connecting to Brown's secure wireless network? Drop in for wireless help at the CIT building (115 Waterman Street):