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ProQuest product downtime July 29 (06 . 07 . 2017)
On Saturday, 29 July 2017, a ProQuest product maintenance window will launch worldwide to upgrade infrastructure, enhance security, and maintain reliability of your products.

Irish Newspaper Archives (23 . 06 . 2017)
Irish Newspaper Archives are currently working on improving access to their server. This maintenance work is causing the database to run slowly.

Emerald: Scheduled Maintenance 6 June 2017 (02 . 06 . 2017)
Maintenance is scheduled for Emerald's research platform, Emerald Insight. This is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 6 June 2017 beginning at 08:00 GMT - lasting for up to 12 hours.

Hein Online Scheduled Maintenance Announcement (23 . 05 . 2017)
Scheduled Maintenance: 25 and 26 May 2017. Due to multiple operation sites, there should be no downtime or impact to users.

Gathering and Analyzing Citations for Evaluation (18 . 05 . 2017)
Web of Science Training: Promote Your Research: Gathering and Analyzing Citations for Evaluation

The Transformative Power of Librarians (20 . 04 . 2017)
The American Chemical Society celebrates the Transformative Power of Librarians in special National Library Week interview

New sign-in page for Justis (31 . 03 . 2017)
From 11 April 2017 the way you log in to Justis and JustisOne will change, but everything else remains the same.

IOPscience extra (14 . 02 . 2017)
IReL members now have access to IOPscience extra: over 70 prestigious journals, in excess of 430,000 articles, the complete IOP archive, and the Physics World Archive

Embase security upgrade (13 . 02 . 2017)
On February 28, 2017, Embase will make an important security upgrade by enforcing secure socket layer (SSL) across the Embase platform.

Emerald Insight: Website updates: 5 Jan 2017 (20 . 12 . 2016)
The Emeral Insight website will be updated on Thursday 5 January, between 1-5am EST / 6-10am GMT / 5-9pm AEDT.


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