Online access to library accounts to review and renew checked out items has been temporarily disabled.

Online access to library accounts to review and renew checked out items has been temporarily disabled in response to the Heartbleed bug.  There is no present indication that library accounts have been compromised.  For more information on Purdue’s response to the Heartbleed bug, please read the ITaP news on limiting data exposure. Access to library…
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Primo will be unavailable on February 23, 2014

On Sunday February 23, 2014 Primo will be unavailable for periods of time between midnight and noon while the system is upgraded.  Library databases and ejournals will be available for research.

2013-2014 Library Scholars Grant Winner

MikeZimmer

Michael I. Zimmer, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Biological Sciences is the winner of 2013-2014 Library Scholars Grant. The Library Scholars Grant will support Dr. Zimmer’s research on the life and lesser known professional contributions of John F. Enders. The grant will provide funding for Dr. Zimmer to travel to John Franklin Enders Papers at…
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Two New JSTOR Collections Are Now Available

Good news. The University Library has recently expanded the holdings in JSTOR by adding two new JSTOR collections, Arts & Sciences IV and Arts & Sciences VII. The university now has more resources to support research and teaching with the additions of new JSTOR contents. The Arts & Sciences IV has a strong focus on…
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System Downtime-Library: Primo will be unavailable on December 25th

From 12:01am to 6:00am on December 25 ,2013 the library’s search and discovery interface, Primo will be unavailable.  During this time databases and ejournals will still be available.

System Downtime-Library: PULSE (Voyager) will be unavailable on December 20-22, 2013

From 8pm Friday, December 20, 2013 through 8:00am Sunday, December 22, 2013 PULSE (Voyager) will be unavailable, while maintenance is being performed on the electrical in the server room. Access to our Databases and ejournals will be available during this downtime.

System Downtime Reminder: December 21st through December 22nd

Information Services technical staff will be performing system maintenance from midnight Saturday December 21, 2013 until noon Sunday December 22, 2013. Most systems will be unavailable during this time. Please log off all systems before leaving for the weekend. If you have any questions or concerns please E-Mail the Customer Service Center at csc@purduecal.edu or…
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System Downtime Reminder: December 7th through December 8th

Information Services technical staff will be performing system maintenance from midnight Saturday December 7, 2013 until noon Sunday December 8, 2013.  Most systems will be unavailable during this time.  Please log off all systems before leaving for the weekend. If you have any questions or concerns please E-Mail the Customer Service Center at csc@purduecal.edu or…
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System Downtime (Library): Primo Upgrade-November 17th

On Sunday November 17, 2013 beginning at 2am and ending by 12:00pm (noon) we will be upgrading the Primo Search and Discovery System. The system will be unavailable for periods of time during the upgrade.

System Downtime Reminder: November 16th through November 17th

Information Services technical staff will be performing system maintenance from midnight Saturday November 16, 2013 until noon Sunday November 17, 2013. All systems will be unavailable during this time. Please log off all systems before leaving for the weekend. If you have any questions or concerns please E-Mail the Customer Service Center at csc@purduecal.edu or…
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Library News: University Library will be closed-December 14, 2013 to January 5, 2014

The University Library will be CLOSED from December 14, 2013 through January 5, 2014 for renovation. Please note that our electronic resources will be available remotely 24/7 as always, via the Library Home Page at: http://webs.purduecal.edu/library/

Primo Alert!

Currently Primo is displaying the following message: It is an error but Primo is still working feel free to search and save as you normally would.

System Downtime Reminder: November 2nd through November 3rd

Information Services technical staff will be performing system maintenance from midnight Saturday November 2, 2013 until noon Sunday November 3, 2013.   All systems will be unavailable during this time.  Please log off all systems before leaving for the weekend. If you have any questions or concerns please E-Mail the Customer Service Center at csc@purduecal.edu or…
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Email Security Alert: A message with potentially dangerous attachments

The following message is being circulated via the Internet along with attachments. This is not a legitimate message. Do not open attachments and delete the message. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Customer Service Center at extension 2888 option 2. MESSAGE ********* Potentially dangerous attachments were identified and removed from this…
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System Downtime: Brill Online Books Upgrade on October 28th

On Monday October 28, 2013 Brill Online Books will be upgrading their platform.  During the installation there may be service interruptions. We apologize for any inconvenience.

System Downtime Reminder: October 19th through October 20th

Information Services technical staff will be performing system maintenance from midnight Saturday October 19, 2013 until noon Sunday October 20, 2013. All systems will be unavailable during this time. Please log off all systems before leaving for the weekend.

Library News:Books to Bridge the Region-A Discussion with Mike Mullin, Author of "Ashfall"

Books to Bridge the Region-A discussion with Mike Mullin, author of “Ashfall”.  Mike Mullin will be at the Lake County Public Library, Thursday, October 24, at 6:30P.M.  There is no charge for this event and everyone is welcome. However, registration is requested. Please do not hesitate to contact Dee Huffman if you have additional questions….
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System Downtime Reminder: October 5th through October 6th

Information Services technical staff will be performing system maintenance from midnight Saturday October 5, 2013 until noon Sunday October 6, 2013.   All systems will be unavailable during this time.  Please log off all systems before leaving for the weekend. If you have any questions or concerns please E-Mail the Customer Service Center at csc@purduecal.edu or…
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Library News: Library Scholars Grant Program

Library Scholars Grant Program-Informational Session is on Thursday, October 10, 2013, SUL 262. Librarians from West Lafayette will be here to answer questions for tenure-track faculty who are interested in applying for this grant. For more information, visit, http://www.lib.purdue.edu/scholars/guidelines. All proposals must be submitted to tolleyc@purdue.edu no later than 5:00 pm on November 15, 2013….
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System Downtime Reminder: September 21st through September 22nd

Information Services technical staff will be performing system maintenance from midnight Saturday September 21, 2013 until noon Sunday September 22, 2013. All systems will be unavailable during this time. Please log off all systems before leaving for the weekend. If you have any questions or concerns please E-Mail the Customer Service Center at csc@purduecal.edu or…
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