We are aware of problems with access to the Wiley platform. This has been reported to Wiley.
Added by SAP on 18/03/2019
MAG Online Library ....
... are currently having serious problems with access to their website (their words). They apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Added by SAP on 13/03/2019
Box of Broadcasts (BoB) : 7th March
BoB is undergoing essential system maintenance between 09.30 and 11.30 on Thursday 7 March.
Please consider the service at risk during these times.
Added by SAP on 06/03/2019
OVID Full text articles unavailable
Ovid have notified us of the following issue:
"We have identified a problem whereby Ovid Full Text articles are unavailable for the most current issue of several journals accessed via Ovid. While the link to the article is displayed on the Ovid platform, users will see a ‘Linked article not available’ message after clicking the link."
This has now been resolved (as of 1st March).
Added by SAP on 27/02/2019
ISURV - problems with searching
Recently the search functionality in ISURV stopped working. RICS have now implemented a limited search functionality but this will only search "free" data and will fail if there are too many results. They hope to have the search feature working correctly towards the end of the week.
Added by SAP on 12/02/2019
From the 19th December you will need to be running version 4.5 of Digital Editions to download and open ebooks from Dawsons. Due to late notification of this change, Univesity PC's will not have this edition installed until mid January 2019, however, you will still be able to read DawsonEra ebooks online (or using your own equipment).
Added by SAP on 17/12/2018
Ebooks on the DawsonEra platform
Dawsons have issued the following statement in connection with some enhancements they are making on 19th December:
"We would like to advise all dawsonera users that it is our immediate recommendation to ensure that all instances of Digital Editions (desktop & mobile applications) are running version 4.5.x and that the latest version of the software should always be upgraded as soon as it becomes available."
Adobe Digital Editions is used if you choose to download an ebook on the DawsonEra platform.
Added by SAP on 12/12/2018
Refworks duplicate detection within folders now working correctly
Refworks have corrected an earlier problem - all duplicates should now be correctly identified.
Added by AP on 12/12/2018
Box of Broadcasts (BoB) : 30th November
BoB is undergoing essential system maintenance between 07.00 and 10.00 Hrs. on Friday 30 November. Please consider the service at risk during these times.
Added by SAP on 29/11/2018
Box of Broadcasts (BoB) : 22nd November
BoB is undergoing essential system maintenance between 10.00 and 13.00 Hrs. on Thursday 22 November. Please consider the service at risk during these times.
Added by SAP on 20/11/2018
Refworks deduplication not working for some users
This has been reported to Refworks, who are investigating the problem.
Added by AP on 09/11/2018
Ovid Scheduled maintenance - Sunday 7th October
Maintenance will be performed on the Ovid platform on Sunday 7th October between 02:00 - 05:00. You may experience login issues during this time period.
Added by SAP on 04/10/2018
Box of Broadcasts (BoB) : 2nd October
BUFVC have informed us that access to BoB and other Learning on Screen resources is currently being affected by problems with the login server.
Added by SAP on 02/10/2018