An Amazon Workspace is a cloud-based virtual desktop that can act as a replacement for a traditional desktop allowing a user to perform day-to-day tasks just like using a traditional desktop. Bowdoin College has created and provides AWS workspace as an option for faculty and students to access Microsoft Windows-based computer lab software on home or personal computers.

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Amazon Workspace FAQ

This article answers many questions faculty and students have about Amazon Workspaces

How to Setup Your Amazon Workspace

This article guides users through installing and activating an Amazon Workspace using their Bowdoin credentials.

Mapping a Course Folder in an Amazon Workspace

When using Amazon web services you may need to connect to or "map" to a network drive that is being used for course materials in your class.