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Welcome to the Office of the Vice President for Information Technology and Dean of University Libraries.

On May 31, 2017, Vice President for Information Technology and Dean of University Libraries Pattie Orr retired from the university. In the interim, John Wilson will serve as Interim Dean of University Libraries and Jon Allen will serve as Interim CIO, Assistant Vice President and CISO for Information Technology Services. The Information Technology and University Libraries division of Baylor form a university-wide administrative and academic information technology organization that supports excellence in research and scholarship by providing academic resources within a reliable, secure technology infrastructure that inspires discovery and empowers the university.


ITS News

Feb
23
2019
The myBearID system to request and approve resources will be down late Saturday night until early Sunday morning for system maintenance, February 23-February 24th from 11:00 p.m. until 4:00 a.m.
Jan
25
2019
The myBearID system to request and approve resources will be down late Friday night until early Saturday morning for system maintenance, January 25th through January 26th from 9pm until 6am.
Jan
24
2019
The uPay software will be upgraded on Thursday, January 24 from 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Jan
12
2019
On Saturday, January 12th, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, major systems including BearWeb, ERO (Expense Report Online), Banner, BearQuest, and many other online services will be down for required maintenance.
Jan
10
2019
On Thursday, January 10, from 6:00PM - 9:00PM, a routing update will be applied on the Datacenter firewalls.
Dec
27
2018
CenturyLink, which is Baylor’s long distance provider, is experiencing an outage. Until this outage is resolved, we are unable to place long distance calls from campus phones using our long distance codes. CenturyLink has not given an estimate as to when the outage would be resolved. Please continue to check the ITS website for status updates on this outage.
Dec
13
2018
On Thursday, December 13th, BU-GUEST WIFI and RESNET will undergo maintenance from 6:00 p.m. until 9:30 p.m.
Dec
1
2018
Major systems including Banner, BearWeb, ERO (Expense Report Online), TRAX and many other online services will be down for required maintenance on Saturday afternoon, December 1, 2018, from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM.

Libraries News

Feb
15
2019
Libraries provide Historical Context Statement regarding controversial content in online campus yearbooks
Feb
13
2019
Doris Miller, a native of Waco and the son of sharecroppers, paved the way for the desegregation of the United States Navy due to his bravery during the attack on Pearl Harbor. On Feb. 20, The Texas Collection at Baylor University will host a book lecture about Doris Miller titled "On Changing Tides: Doris Miller, Pearl Harbor, and the Civil Rights Movement," featuring Dr. T Michael Parrish.
Jan
17
2019
The Baylor Libraries welcome you to the Spring 2019 semester! This update highlights several exciting developments and upcoming events across the Libraries.
Nov
20
2018
The Baylor Libraries offer opportunity for faculty, graduate students to participate in research study from University of St. Andrews on the adoption of ORCID iDs in academic communities