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Accessing electronic resources the easy way

Most people want to do some research or look at an ebook when they are away from the campus at times.  If you will be learning at a distance, you will really need to get stuck into our electronic resources, although we can post

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Shibboleth (institutional login) authentication problems (resolved)

Update 14.12.16 – The Shibboleth authentication problem appears to have been resolved. Update 13.12.16 – Information Services report this problem should be fixed by the end of Thursday, 15 December.  Please report all problems directly to Information Services on 023

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Annual temporary pass allowance increased

The number of times you can use the Temporary Pass Kiosk to request a temporary pass that allows you to enter the Library (but not borrow laptops, book or access bookable rooms) has just increased from 10 to 12 times each year.  This

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Looking for your Ebrary bookshelf?

Update 06/01/16 – The old Ebrary bookshelf has now been removed because it was believed to be causing some clients problems accessing the new Ebrary bookshelf.   The Ebrary ebook platform has now moved to our new and improved authentication

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JISC Journal Archives and Historic Books login problem (resolved)

Update 13/02/15 – The Portsmouth login for JISC resources is working normally.

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New e-resource authentication platform

As previously announced on Liblog, the authentication system for Library resources is changing the provider of our authentication system for electronic resources. This will take place on Sunday, 1 February 2015. You should be unaffected by the change but if

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New authentication system

As previously announced on Liblog, the authentication system for Library resources is changing the provider of our authentication system for electronic resources.  Initially intended to take place at the start of term, the switch over date has now been rescheduled

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New e-resource authentication platform available

As previously announced on Liblog, the authentication system for Library resources is changing the provider of our authentication system for electronic resources.  Initially intended to take place at the start of term, the switch over date has now been rescheduled

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New Authentication System for eResources

The university is changing the provider of our authentication system for electronic resources. This change is being made to improve the support for the system and allow us to have better control of access and information on e-resources. The change

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