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Mailing Lists & Basecamp Discussion Boards

PASCAL maintains several mailing lists and Basecamp discussion boards in order to facilitate discussion among members and committees. The following mailing lists and discussion boards are open to PASCAL members. Please note that an institutional email address is required to join PASCAL mailing lists and discussion boards.

To join a list or discussion board, please use the links below. 

Mailing Lists 

Join a PASCAL Mailing List 

  • Pascal-AcadLibs (Listserv) - News & discussion for all staff at South Carolina Academic Libraries
  • PASCAL E-News (Quarterly e-newsletter)– Get the latest news and updates from the PASCAL community
  • PASCAL Shared Systems Update (Bi-weekly e-newsletter) - Stay up to date with the latest Shared Systems news and updates

Basecamp Discussion Boards 

Join a Basecamp Discussion Board

  • SLSP Collaboration & Discussion Board:  Alma & Primo VE discussion and collaboration; system alerts and announcements; open to all PASCAL Shared System Members
  • PASCAL Delivers Discussion Board:  Announcements, alerts & discussion of PASCAL Delivers; PASCAL Delivers site contacts are automatically subscribed; open to all PASCAL Delivers members
  • SLSP Analytics Discussion Board: Discussion of Alma Analytics; open to all PASCAL Shared System Members
  • Cataloging & Metadata Discussion Board: Discussion of Alma Cataloging & Metadata; open to all PASCAL Shared System Members
  • PASCAL Affordable Learning Discussion Board: Discussion of affordable learning; open to all PASCAL members
  • PASCAL E-Resources Discussion Board: News & discussion about PASCAL core and opt-in e-resources, including e-books; open to all PASCAL members
  • PASCAL Collaborative Collections Discussion Board: Discussion of management and development of the statewide academic collection, both print and electronic; also serves as the primary channel for the PASCAL Offers List; open to all PASCAL members
  • NEW!  Emerging Technologies Discussion Board: Open forum for PASCAL members to share questions, ideas, resources, and practices related to emerging technologies in libraries and higher education.

New to Basecamp? Check out Basecamp Basics for PASCAL Members.

Important Information for Campus IT Staff

In order to ensure communication from PASCAL, please allow the following IPs/domains below to send messages to staff. The listed IPs/domains below send messages out and we would like to ensure that staff and faculty are able to get said messages without error:

  • (for both listservs and emails)
  • (PASCAL server)
  • pascalsc.*.com (all Springshare products)

Listservs & Basecamp Projects Used by PASCAL Teams

The following listservs and Basecamp projects are used by various PASCAL Teams for communication and collaboration.

Closed Listservs (Open to Directors, Board Members & Committee Members)

  • PASCAL-ALTF (PASCAL Affordable Learning Committee)
  • PASCAL-COL (PASCAL Collaborative Collection Committee)
  • Pascal-CPC (PASCAL Consortial Purchasing Committee)
  • PASCAL-EBC (PASCAL Ebook Committee)
  • PASCAL-DIRS (PASCAL Directors List)
  • PASCAL-EXEC (PASCAL Board Members List)

Closed Basecamps (Open to Directors, Board Members & Committee Members)

  • Access & Resource Sharing Working Group
  • Cataloging & Metadata Working Group
  • Collection Management & Acquisitions Working Group
  • Discovery, Reference & User Experience Working Group
  • SLSP Implementation & Management Team
  • SLSP Steering Committee
  • SLSP Training Working Group
  • Systems Working Group
  • Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Committee
  • Non-Returnables Task Force
The Statewide Electronic Library for Higher Education is coordinated by PASCAL, its members and other partners. Funding is provided by the South Carolina General Assembly, PASCAL member libraries, and grants.
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