Digital Library Updates

Digital Library: Updates and Changes


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


Westlaw - planned maintenance 8th September

Due to planned maintenance you will not be able to log into Westlaw UK on Saturday 8 September from 3.30pm until 7.30pm BST. Once the work has been completed, you will not experience any changes and will continue to have access to the same content and features as usual.
Added by SAP on 06/09/2018


IEEE maintenance 7th September

Due to scheduled maintenance, IEEE Xplore users may experience intermittent access issues from 07:30 - 09:30 BST on Friday, 7 September. The site may be unavailable for a portion of this time.
Added by SAP on 06/09/2018


Box of Broadcasts (BoB): 31st August

BoB will be undergoing scheduled system maintenance between 12.00 and 16:00 Hrs. on Friday 31 August. Please consider the service at risk during these times. However, we anticipate there will be only minimal disruption.
Added by SAP on 30/08/2018


Box of Broadcasts (BoB): 7th August

There will be additional BoB maintenance tomorrow afternoon, Tuesday 7 August, from 14:00 to 17.30 BST.
Added by SAP on 06/08/2018


Wiley Online Library

We are aware of problems gaining access to the Wiley database / platform. This is also affecting other Universities. Wiley are aware and working on the problem.
Added by SAP on 06/08/2018


Box of Broadcasts (BoB): 6th August

BoB is undergoing scheduled system maintenance between 08.00 and 12.00 Hrs. on Monday 6 August. Please consider the service at risk during these times.
Added by SAP on 02/08/2018


Maintenance: Reading Lists@Anglia. Thursday 21 June.

Our suppliers will be carrying out Maintenance on the Reading Lists@Anglia system starting at around 8AM on Thursday 21 June.
This work should be completed by 10:00 AM.
Update: This work was compleated at 9:00 AM.
Added by AC10 on 18/06/2018


Box of Broadcasts (BoB) - 11th -13th June

This work has over-run but it is anticapted that BoB will be available again later this afternoon (14th June). The BoB Service will be unavailable between 11th - 13th June 2018. This is because the Eduserv datacentre in Swindon is closing imminently forcing the relocatation our BoB servers on 11th June 2018. BoB will be switched off on the morning of 11th June 2018 and will be completely unavailable during this time. Programmes broadcast during the down-period will be available retrospectively for most channels.
Added by SAP on 07/06/2018


Box of Broadcasts (BoB)

BoB is undergoing scheduled system maintenance between 07.00 and 09.00 am on Thursday 24 May. Please consider the service at risk during these times. If you have any questions about the above please contact bob@bufvc.ac.uk
Added by SAP on 22/05/2018


XpertHR - Unable to login

There are currently problems with Shibboleth authentication to XpertHR. The supplier is aware of the issue and working on a solution. In the meantime you can use the following temporary login details: Username – xperthr@xperthr.co.uk Password – Trees1
Added by SAP on 22/05/2018

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