Category Archives: downtime

Library PC shutdowns for electrical checks

Essential safety checks of the electrical cables supplying the PC areas at the front of the Library will be carried out across 13-20 April on Levels 2, 3, 4 and 5 of the Library. On each day, the PCs and … Continue reading

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Library closure for electrical upgrade

We have to close the Library on Thursday 13th and Sunday 16th October between 3:45pm and 8pm to carry out essential maintenance to the Library power supply. These works will ensure a stable power supply to allow you to plug in … Continue reading

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No student library card production 13-15 July

A major upgrade to the SAMIS Student Records database application is scheduled for  Wednesday 13th to Friday 15th July. As a consequence of this upgrade, a variety of online systems across campus will not be available during the upgrade and testing period. … Continue reading

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New Library Level 2 furniture

On Friday 4 March, brand new Vitra Joyn tables with task lighting, and 56 new Vitra .03 chairs were added to the West side of Level 2 of the Library. These replaced the temporary furniture added for the revision period and marks the … Continue reading

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Digimap – new registration system and service downtime (27 Jan)

Digimap is undergoing a significant update of its registration system. This will not affect anyone already registered, but there will be some downtime where Digimap is not available, particularly on Tuesday 27th January 2015. New registrations for Digimap (using the current … Continue reading

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Nature and Palgrave – online content unavailable 1-5pm on Sat 13 Dec

Please be aware that as a result of maintenance being carried out by the providers, Nature and Palgrave journals, in addition to Palgrave ebooks, will be unavailable between 1pm and 5pm on Saturday 13th December.

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Library website & e-resources: possible access problems on Mon 9 Jun

Please note that on Monday 9 June, an upgrade has been scheduled for the electricity supply to locations housing the University’s web servers.  As a result, it might not be possible on this day to access the following: The library Website/Catalogue … Continue reading

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