University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate
Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Owner Resources

For prospective listowners

For new listowners

For experienced listowners

Short Guide for Prospective Listowners

Including ...

  • What can I use an UMLS list for?
  • What does running a list involve?
  • What skills do list owners need?
  • How much time will it take up?
  • How do I set up a list?
  • What then?

Setting up your new list. This is a quick-start document for setting up your new list. Click here to download [PDF Document*]

Frequently Asked Questions for listowners - download this document and keep it handy! Click here to download [PDF Document*]

Also have a look at - this purports to cover most listowners queries.

* If you are unable to view PDF Documents you will need to install the free PDF from Adobe (called Acrobat Reader). Click the following link to go the to Adobe website Adobe Acrobat Reader

There is comprehensive documentation covering all aspects of running Mailman lists at

The software we use for our mailing lists is called Mailman. If you are interested in finding out more about Mailman, its main website is at