Archive for August, 2011

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Technology Help Desk in Crumb Library: Seeking hard working work study students who are familiar with both Windows XP, Windows 7, and Mac OS to staff the new Technology Help Desk in Crumb Library evenings and weekends.  Applicants must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office-Including: Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint.


  • Maintaining public use printers, Print-only stations, Reference Pod Computer workstations, Loaner Laptops
  • Answer technology related questions pertaining to software usage
  • Troubleshoot software and e-mail issues
  • Assist with printer installation

Submit Letter of intent including qualifications and skills beneficial to this position to:

James Hubbard

Technology Coordinator

College Libraries


Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Flooding and wind damage from Hurricane Irene have caused trails to be closed in the mountains through Labor Day weekend.  Take note of this DEC advisory.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

For the 2011 fall semester, the SUNY Potsdam College Archives & Special Collections will be open to the public on Mondays from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, and on Thursdays from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  Additionally, researchers are welcome to schedule appointments with the college archivist for times outside of the public hours.

Also beginning for the fall semester, the new college archivist Matt Francis will be responsible for the administration of the College Archives & Special Collections.  Francis comes to SUNY Potsdam from the American Heritage Center of the University of Wyoming where he spent the past three years as an assistant archivist in the arrangement and description department.  He earned his B.A. in history from Bluffton University, and a M.A. in public history from Wright State University.  If you have questions or requests for the archives, please feel free to contact him at or 315-267-3326.

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

Looking for a campus job? The College Libraries are hiring student employees! First priority is given to students with Federal Work Study awards. For more information, see: