Mailman uses an easy web-based interface to manage email list request needs and is currently the only way to subscribe to a mailing list at BNL. Mailman is an easy web-based interface to manage email list requests. Mailman is currently the only way to subscribe to mailing lists at Brookhaven Lab.
To establish a new list, contact the Help Desk and supply information about the list, including the name of the list, the owner requesting it, and a short 1-line description of what the list will be used for. Please also specify if the lists should be publicly available or not.
Usually, individuals should and do enter their own subscribe and unsubscribe requests, but list owners can perform these and other actions on their subscribers' behalf. View the available public list and click on any list name for more information about the list, and links to subscribe/unsubscribe. Your subscription request may be held for review by a moderator.
Sending mail to subscribers of a mailing list is done simply by addressing your mail to the list. See How to Use Mailing Lists at Brookhaven Lab for more detailed information.