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Information Technology & Computing Services

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) offers employees the opportunity to receive on-line network services including, but not limited to, set up of local area networks (LAN) and departmental Web-sites.  Services also include, but are not limited to:

Computer hardware set-up
E-mail and network user accounts, dial up support
PC and Mac consulting
Training in software applications, the Internet, and on-line pedagogy
New media development (e.g., Web, CD-ROM, streaming video and audio)
Classroom technologies (audio visual services)
USM Distance Education Network
Application development for key campus systems
Network infrastructure and high-end computing for research

OIT Staff provide prompt response to service calls and will assist departments/staff with warranty and maintenance agreements for computers.

For more information regarding the OIT, contact x53208; or for network or computer problems, contact the Help Desk at x53838.  OIT also has a web site which can be accessed at

For information on technology and software (including Work-at-Home Agreement for MS Office) at educational pricing visit the Bookstore website