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 The best-known public list is **physics-announce**,​ which receives announcements for colloquia, seminars and other events, for interested people outside the School. The best-known public list is **physics-announce**,​ which receives announcements for colloquia, seminars and other events, for interested people outside the School.
  
-To subscribe, please ​send an email to ''​sympa@lphysics.umn.edu'',​ containing the **subject**:​ ''​SUBSCRIBE physics-announce''​+To subscribe 
 +  * send an email to ''​sympa@physics.umn.edu'',​ containing the **subject**:​ ''​SUBSCRIBE physics-announce''​ 
 +  * or you can visit this web page: https://​support.physics.umn.edu/​wws/​subscribe/​physics-announce
  
-To unsubscribesend a message to the same address ''​sympa@physics.umn.edu'',​ with the subject: ''​UNSUBSCRIBE physics-announce''​+To unsubscribe 
 +  * send a message to the same address ''​sympa@physics.umn.edu'',​ with the subject: ''​UNSUBSCRIBE physics-announce''​ 
 +  * or visit https://​support.physics.umn.edu/​wws/​sigrequest/​physics-announce
  
 <note warning>​If you're a member of the School, and already receiving ''​physics-all'',​ there'​s no need to subscribe to this list, you will already be receiving these messages.</​note>​ <note warning>​If you're a member of the School, and already receiving ''​physics-all'',​ there'​s no need to subscribe to this list, you will already be receiving these messages.</​note>​
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 Also available in MyPhys is an [[https://​www.physics.umn.edu/​resources/​myphys/​lists/​lists.html|exhaustive list]] of what mailing lists exist and who is in charge of them. This is similar to the "list of lists" available in the mailing lists system itself at http://​lists.physics.umn.edu but may also show some which are not visible there. Also available in MyPhys is an [[https://​www.physics.umn.edu/​resources/​myphys/​lists/​lists.html|exhaustive list]] of what mailing lists exist and who is in charge of them. This is similar to the "list of lists" available in the mailing lists system itself at http://​lists.physics.umn.edu but may also show some which are not visible there.
  
-Other list operations have to be performed directly in the lists system web interface at http://​lists.physics.umn.edu,​ where you can log in using your Physics account. Log in to the site with the username //​username//''​@physics.umn.edu''​ (replace //​username//​ with your own physics username), and your physics password.+You can subscribe to any of these lists similarly to "​physics-announce"​ above - send an email to ''​sympa@physics.umn.edu''​ with the subject ''​SUBSCRIBE listname''​. Depending on the specific list, this will either subscribe you, or send your request to the list owner. 
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 +Some other list operations have to be performed directly in the lists system web interface at http://​lists.physics.umn.edu,​ where you can log in using your Physics account. Log in to the site with the username //​username//''​@physics.umn.edu''​ (replace //​username//​ with your own physics username), and your physics password.
  
 The lists are subdivided into categories: The lists are subdivided into categories:
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 ===== Creating new lists ===== ===== Creating new lists =====
-If you have a physics account, you can request ​creation of your own mailing list by logging in to [[http://lists.physics.umn.edu]].+At this time we are not supporting the creation of new lists on the existing SPA mail server. Suggested university supported alternatives include: 
 +  * [[https://it.umn.edu/​google-groups-request-group|Google Groups]] 
 +  * [[https://​it.umn.edu/​technology/​listserv|Lists.umn.edu]] 
 +  * A useful page on the comparisons can be found [[https://​it.umn.edu/​comparison/​compare-options-sending-email-group|here]].
  
  
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