Dawsonera maintenance – Thursday 18th May

Dawsonera downloads will be offline between 07:00–08:30 BST on Thursday 18th May whilst they conduct a system upgrade. The rest of the site will remain fully functional, with titles downloaded prior to this timeframe available to view as long as they have previously been opened.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Dawsonera maintenance – Friday 17th February

On Friday 17th February, Dawsonera will be offline between 00:00–01:30 GMT whilst they conduct routine system maintenance.

We apologise for any inconveneience.

Dawsonera maintenance – Thursday 25th August

Dawsonera will be unavailable for up to half an hour between 07:30 and 08:00 on Thursday 25th August due to essential maintenance work.

Dawsonera will be offline during this time and students should ensure they have downloaded and opened any ebooks they need access to before this outage occurs.

It will not be possible to read titles which have been downloaded but not opened before the outage period.

From 08:00 on Thursday, 25th August all systems will resume and normal processes may continue.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Dawsonera maintenance – Wednesday 16th March

On Wednesday 16th March between 07:00 – 07:30 GMT, the download functionality on Dawsonera will be temporarily disabled whilst routine system maintenance is undertaken.

All other functionality, including the ability to read content online, will still be available.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Dawsonera maintenance – October 28th

Dawsonera will be offline between the hours of 23:00 and midnight tonight whilst they perform essential maintenance work and hardware upgrades.

They apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Dawsonera: Technical Issues

Dawsonera is currently experiencing technical issues with slow response times, ebook downloads not working and intermittment access to online reading. If you do experience problems, you are advised to try accessing Dawsonera at quieter times of the day e.g. early morning or in the evening.

The suppliers are urgently working on these issues.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Intermittent problems with Dawsonera eBooks

Dawsonera are currently experiencing intermittent connection issues.

They are aware of the problem and working to resolve it but if you experience connection issues that result in a ‘page failure’, then refreshing the page or waiting a few seconds and trying again should resolve the issue.

Resolved: 11/07/2014

Dawsonera upgrade – 31st July

Dawsonera will be upgrading their system on Wednesday 31st July. As a result of the upgrade the Dawsonera database may experience a period of downtime, lasting no longer than two hours, from 5:30pm on that day.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.