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Our Brand: How to Convey It

Our Brand: How to Convey It.


Mass Email


The template checklist and message checklist can help you make sure your mass email has all the components and requirements. Go to the checklists.

Lyris ListManager and ExactTarget

Lyris ListManager (Lyris) is being replaced with ExactTarget for external messages and Google Groups, Listserv, and MailChimp for internal messages. Find updates about this transition on the Exact Target service transition page.

Requirements and Guidelines

Standard email templates for use by units include all required elements and are generally also appropriate for audiences. Read more.


Templates for HTML and plain text message parts, including templates for Lyris ListManager. Read more.

Download directory

Links to the many downloads provided for use with Web, email, print, audio, video, and presentation software.

Go to the directory.