Update 20.09.18 – information on the web proxy recently disappeared from MyPort.  The links in this article have been updated to point to the newer MyPort article on the VPN and a blog post explaining how to set up the …

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Update 31.08.16 – The Library services affected by the upgrade are now working normally. On Tuesday, 30th August the following services will be disrupted all day due to a major Library upgrade: Library Catalogue: there will be no availability information, working …

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Update 31/03/16 – The wireless network has been strengthened by IS and usage has declined, so the wireless network is now working normally again in the Library and surrounding buildings.  Thank you for your patience. Wireless network access (wifi) in …

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Clients have reported problems printing documents obtained by interlibrary loan as secure email attachments from the British Library on campus.  They have received the error message: “This printer is not allowed for secure printing”.  Once such secure attachments are opened …

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Thomson Reuters will be performing routine maintenance to their authentication system on Sunday 29th October.  The maintenance window is 1pm to 4pm (BST). It is expected that there will be minimal disruption to users who are logged into Web of …

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Updated 26/11/15 – this problem is now resolved. We are currently experiencing problems with off campus access to our subscribed e-journals from Sage. This has been reported to the publisher, but whilst the problem is being fixed you can still …

Problems with off campus access to Sage journals – resolved. Read more »

Update: 02/11/2016 EBSCO have fixed this issue. We have electronic access to this journal back to 1995 on Science Direct, but when you click through from a full text link on Discovery it will not take you directly into the …

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