Friday, April 17, 2015

Free Lunch at McDermott Library

Join us at noon on the mall today (weather permitting). First 100 people who complete our 5-minute library survey get a coupon for free lunch and a drink at the food truck. Plus, you're entered to win an iPad. In case of rain, we'll be in the library lobby.

Monday, April 06, 2015

Do You Haiku? Get Creative for National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month. Do you haiku?

In honor of National Poetry Month, the McDermott Library Reference Department is holding the 5th Annual Haiku Competition. Submit your original library-themed haiku:

1st line: 5 syllables,
2nd line: 7 syllables,
3rd line: 5 syllables

to Matt Makowka ( by April 30th via your UTD e-mail, Subject: Haiku Contest 2015.

Note: only ONE poem per entrant will be accepted, so make sure it's your BEST effort! The winner will be selected in the first week of May.

The winner will:
  • Receive an gift card.
  • Have his/her work displayed at the library, on our website, and in social media.
  • Earn serious bragging rights.
Legal fine print: All haikus submitted become the property of the Eugene McDermott Library. The contest is for currently enrolled students only.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

OUTAGE: Wiley Online Library on Saturday, Mar. 21st

Starting at 4am on Saturday (3/21), the Wiley Online Library scientific ejournal service (formerly Wiley Interscience) will be down for maintenance for up to 10 hours. We apologize for any inconvenience to our users and appreciate your patience during this outage.

Friday, March 06, 2015

Wiley Online Library Downtime on Saturday, Mar. 7th

Wiley Online Library (formerly Wiley Interscience) will be unavailable for up to 3 hours on Saturday, Mar. 7th, starting at 4am. We apologize for any inconvenience to our users while this service undergoes maintenance.

Monday, February 23, 2015

McDermott Library Closed Feb. 24

The University of Texas at Dallas will be closed Tuesday, February 24, 2015, due to inclement weather. All classes and events scheduled during the day and the evening have been canceled.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

McDermott Library Closed on Feb. 23

McDermott Library is closed tomorrow because of inclement weather. Keep an eye on the University's webpage and social media pages for the latest updates.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

EMERALD INSIGHT Downtime on Friday (2/20)

The EMERALD INSIGHT ejournals will be down for maintenance for up to one hour between 5pm and 9pm on Friday, Feb. 20th. Users attempting to access journals from this service between those hours may receive a “connection timeout” or similar message. Please be patient and try the service at a later time outside the maintenance window. We apologize for any inconvenience to our users.
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