Thursday, March 26, 2009

Informaworld Journals Downtime on Friday, 3/27

Informaworld will be down for scheduled maintenance on Friday, 3/27 from 7:00 pm through 12 midnight CST. All of the e-journals the library receives from Informaworld (approximately 80 titles) will be temporarily unavailable during this time.

Possible Disruption of Wiley Interscience Journals on 3/28

Due to essential site maintenance, access to Wiley Interscience online journals may be intermittently disrupted on Saturday, March 28th. The site will not go offline, but users may experience minor disruptions in services on the search interface for periods of time between 30 to 40 minutes. The window for scheduled maintenance will last from 7am to 11am.

Monday, March 16, 2009

Thursday, March 05, 2009

SCOPUS and Elsevier ScienceDirect Downtime on Saturday the 7th

The SCOPUS database and Elsevier ScienceDirect online journal service will both be down on Saturday, March 7th, from 7:00am to 7:30pm for maintenance.

Friendly Reminder - Daylight Savings on Sunday, March 8th

The staff of the McDermott Library would like to remind all our patrons that on Sunday, March 8th, the new daylight savings time goes into effect at 2:00am. You will need to move your clocks ahead by 1 hour (2:00am becomes 3:00am).

Tuesday, March 03, 2009

Library Classes in March

Come one, come all! The following classes will be available this month to help fine tune your research skills. Those interested in classes are encouraged but not required to sign up via the Events page. All classes will be in the Library Instruction Room (MC 2.524) unless noted otherwise. We hope to see you there!



DateTimeDayTopic
March 4 NoonWednesdayRefWorks
March 5 10:30 am ThursdayDeciphering Citations
March 9 NoonMondayDiaries, Letters & Manuscripts: Finding Primary Sources
March 10 3 pm TuesdayDeciphering Citations
March 11 NoonWednesdayWeird Dictionaries and Other Fun Reference Tools
March 12 10:30 am ThursdayPlanes, Plants & Stamps: Discover Special Collections
(Held in McDermott Library Special Collections MC3.506)
NoonThursdayQuick & Dirty Research
March 13 10:30 am FridayUTD Faculty: Who’s Citing You?
March 23 NoonMondayDiscover eBooks
March 25 1 pm WednesdayLearn to Use ARTStor
2:30 pm WednesdayTeaching with ARTStor
3:45 pm WednesdayPresenting with ARTStor
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