Proquest journals and ebooks – Unavailability 11:00hrs Sunday March 24th to 12:30hrs Sunday March 24th

Our supplier, Proquest, will be carrying out scheduled maintenance on Sunday 24th March. As a result all Proquest ebooks (including Ebook Central) and ProQuest journals and articles will be unavailable between 11:00hrs on Sunday 24th of March until 12:30hrs on Sunday March 24th.

We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

Proquest Ebook Central

Due to an operational issue with ProQuest ebooks, for a short period some ProQuest Ebooks to which we do not have access will appear in NELSON. As a result you may encounter in NELSON searches content from ProQuest which cannot be accessed. We anticipate that this will be resolved by 18th March 2018, at which point this content will no longer appear in searches. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

ProQuest, Ebook Central, RefWorks – Planned Maintenance, Sunday 20th January

Our supplier, Proquest, will be carrying out planned maintenance on Sunday 20th of January between 03:00hrs and 11:00 hrs. As a result ProQuest Databases (including ABI/Inform, ASSIA, British Periodicals, Early European Books, IBSS, The Vogue Archive & Academic Video Online), Ebook Central ebooks and RefWorks will be unavailable during this period. Other services will not be affected. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

 

 

ProQuest Maintenance – Sunday 19th August

On the morning of Sunday 19th august ProQuest will be performing maintenance on their platforms. As a result ProQuest datatabases, Ebook Central and Refworks will be unavailable for approximately 8 hours between 3:00 AM and 11:00am.

We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

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.

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.

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.

ProQuest Ebook Central currently unavailable

Ebooks on ProQuest Ebook Central (Academic Complete) are currently unavailable. Our supplier is working to restore access as quickly as possible.

We apologise for the inconvenience.

ProQuest/RefWorks maintenance – Sunday 21st August

On Sunday 21st August, ProQuest will be performing routine maintenance on their systems. The work is scheduled to occur from 03:00 – 11:00 a.m.

During this time, access to ProQuest databases ie:

ABI/INFORM Global‎
Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA)‎
British Periodicals‎
International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS)‎
Periodicals Archive Online‎
PILOTS: Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress‎
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland‎
The Vogue Archive‎

and to

RefWorks

will be unavailable.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause

EBL eBook Library – scheduled maintenance Thursday 7th April

ProQuest will be performing scheduled maintenance on their ebook platform EBL, which will be unavailable for up to two hours on Thursday 7th April, commencing at 10:00 p.m.

We apologise for any inconvenience.