Dawsonera books maintenance – Sunday 13th May

Dawsonera Books may experience a 15 minute interruption to their service on Sunday 13th May between 14:00 and 16:00 PM, whilst BT undertake routine maintenance to their internet connections.

PsycNET unavailable

APA PscyNET is currently unavailable. Our supplier has been informed of the issue.

The issue has been resolved and PsycNET is now available.

Ebook Central maintenance – Sunday 22nd April

On Sunday 22nd April, ProQuest will be performing scheduled maintenance on their Ebook Central platform. Ebook Central will therefore be unavailable for approximately five hours between 3:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

BoB/Learning on Screen – scheduled maintenance Thursday 1st February

BoB/Learning on Screen will be undergoing scheduled maintenance between 07:00 and 09:00 on Thursday 1st February. During these times users may be unable to access these resources.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

ProQuest maintenance – Sunday 28th January

On Sunday 28th January, ProQuest will be upgrading their infrastructure and enhancing their security.  ProQuest products will therefore be unavailable between 3:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. on this day.

The following products will be temporarily unavailable:

  • The ProQuest Platform (search.proquest.com)
  • RefWorks

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

BoB/Learning on Screen – scheduled maintenance Thursday 7th December

BoB/Learning on Screen will be undergoing scheduled maintenance between 07:00 and 09:00 on Thursday 7th December. During these times users may be unable to access these resources.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

BoB Emergency Maintenance – Sunday 13th August

BoB will be unavailable while essential maintenance work is carried out between 10.00 hrs and 14.00 hrs.

Users may check for status updates at http://status.learningonscreen.ac.uk/.

Science Direct – Unavailable

Science Direct is currently experiencing nationwide technical issues and is unavailable.

The suppliers are working on a resolution.

ProQuest Databases unavailable

ProQuest platforms are currently experiencing connectivity issues meaning that access to ABI/Inform, ASSIA, British Periodicals, DAAI, IBSS, Periodicals Archive Online, PILOTS, Proquest Dissertations & Thesis, and The Vogue Archive is currently not available.

ProQuest technical support are working on the issue and apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Intermittent Access to Databases

Due to  infrastructure issues there will be intermittent access to the library databases, some databases will be available, others will not.

IT Services are working on the issue and full service is expected to resume by 16:00 hrs (UK Time).

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.