Faculty/Staff GuideWelcome to the Technology Center's guide for Faculty and Staff! As a member of the MCC community, you have access to a number of digital services designed to enhance your work life.
Middlesex Community College uses Microsoft's Exchange server to manage faculty and staff email. All faculty and staff receive an Exchange account upon employment. Your college email address contains your MyMCC ID. For example, if your MyMCC ID is "doej," your email address is "firstname.lastname@example.org. More about E-Mail.
H DRIVEback to top
Every faculty member as the use of the H network drive to store personal documents. The H network drive is located on the colleges network and is backed up nightly. More about the H Drive and how to use it.
BLACKBOARDback to top
Blackboard is a Web-based classroom management system used for assignments, grades and announcements in online classes, hybrid class, and face-to-face classes. All courses at Middlesex are give a Blackboard shell each term. To open Blackboard, login to the My MCC web portal, then click the Blackboard Courses logo. More about Blackboard.
MIDDLENETback to top
MiddleNet is the place for viewing class lists, entering grades, and viewing information about your students. More about MiddleNet.
WIRELESS NETWORKback to top
MCC provides wireless access for your laptops and mobile devices in every building on campus. More about Wireless.
SERVICE DESKback to top
The Service Desk offers support to students, faculty, and staff by phone at (978) 656-3301 and by e-mail at email@example.com, Monday-Friday from 7:00 am - 9:00 p.m. There is also Walk-In Service Center available at the Lowell Campus City Building, 4th Floor, Room 402, 9 am - 2 pm, Monday - Friday.
We also offer students and faculty 24/7 support for the Blackboard Learning Management System toll-free at (866)669-6140. Help requests for Blackboard can also be submitted online. More about Blackboard 24/7 support.
SOFTWAREback to top
HUP: MCC offers the Microsoft Home Use Program, or HUP, to all employees of the college. Through this offering, you may purchase and download to your home computer a copy of Microsoft® Office Professional Plus (PC or MAC) for $9.95. More about Microsoft HUP.
Camtasia: MCC offers the Camtasia Screen Recording and Video Editing Software for home use to faculty and staff. More about Camtasia.
SMART ROOMSback to top
Most classrooms at MCC include a combination of the following resources: computers (Windows and/or Mac), data projectors, sound systems, TV and DVD players, and transparency projectors. More about Smart Rooms.
COLLEGE ALERTSback to top
In the event of inclement weather or a campus emergency, you can access campus-closing, Delayed Opening, and other important campus information via the college website and social media sites. You can also sign-up to have emergency text messages sent to your cell phone. More about Emergency Notifications.
TELEPHONE SERVICESback to top
The college provides faculty and staff with an office telephone with voicemail Use the Telephone Services Request Form to request:
A New Phone Extension/Voicemail
Reassign a Phone Extension
Request for Phantom Voicemail