EZ Proxy Security Certificate Expired Warning

Library database users may encounter a warning stating that our EZ Proxy security certificate has expired when attempting to access our online resources. There is no security risk due to this issue. You may proceed by selecting “continue” or “I understand the risks” and adding an exception until this issue is resolved. If you have any questions about this warning, please contact our IT Customer Service Center at 219-989-2888, and select option 2.

System Downtime – Library Databases Available, June 14th

In order to improve and maintain system infrastructure reliability, performance and security, Information Services has moved to a weekly six-hour maintenance period this summer, scheduled every Saturday from 6:00pm to midnight CST. During the June 14th downtime, access to library databases will only be affected if logging in from My PUC.  Access will be available…
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System Downtime June 7th – Library Databases Available

In order to improve and maintain system infrastructure reliability, performance and security, Information Services has moved to a weekly six-hour maintenance period this summer, scheduled every Saturday from 6:00pm to midnight CST. During the June 7th downtime, access to library databases is not anticipated to be impacted by this system downtime. However, unanticipated interruptions may…
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System Downtime Reminder: System Maintenance downtime 6:00 pm May 31st

This Summer we have moved the Information Services system maintenance downtime to 6:00pm to midnight CST every Saturday. In order to improve and maintain system infrastructure reliability, performance and security, Information Services has moved to a weekly six-hour maintenance period. What: Information Services technical staff will be performing our regular system maintenance. Purdue West Lafayette…
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System Downtime May 24th – Library Databases Available

In order to improve and maintain system infrastructure reliability, performance and security, Information Services has moved to a weekly six-hour maintenance period this summer, scheduled every Saturday from 6:00pm to midnight CST. While most systems will be unavailable during the May 24th downtime, access to library databases is not anticipated to be impacted by this…
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Software upgrade on May 22, 2014 that may affect Primo e-shelf lists

Attention e-shelf users! On May 22, 2014 the library will have a software upgrade that may affect your Primo e-shelf lists. Our software vendor will attempt to copy your e-shelf to the new Primo instance, but due to underlying system changes it is possible that not all items will successfully migrate. Please print out or…
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Online access has been restored

  The library online access has been restored. Online access to library accounts to review and renew checked out items has been temporarily disabled. April 15, 2014 by Bien Kortmann (Edit) Online access to library accounts to review and renew checked out items has been temporarily disabled in response to the Heartbleed bug.  There is…
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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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