The range of Intute web directories have been withdrawn from the databases collection of Library OneSearch at ALT request. The Intute service has not been actively updated since July 2011, since then the Intute site has been maintained, but no new resources have been added. The web directories withdrawn from LOS are as follows:
- Intute: Arts and Humanities
- Intute: Health & Life Sciences
- Intute: Science, Engineering & Technology
- Intute: Social Sciences
- Intute: Social Sciences, Statistics and Data
The free-to-access Knovel – Free titles package database has been withdrawn from Library OneSearch at ALT request.
Temporary access arrangements for the IHS databases OHSIS [Occupational Health and Safety Informmation Service], Lacors and CIS [Construction Information Service], introduced following technical problems on the IHS platform, have now been withdrawn.
With the technical issues now resolved, access is once again direct on-campus and by university username and password off-campus. Access details in Library OneSearch have been updated accordingly.
The temporary access details posted on the ‘Other Passwords’ page of the LLR web site will be removed shortly.
Technical problems affecting IP-recognition on the IHS platform first reported earlier this week are continuing.
As as result the temporary access URL details provided to LLR by IHS have now been published on the secure ‘Other Passwords’ page of the LLR web site and the information in Library OneSearch updated accordingly.
Off-campus access to WGSN (Worth Global Style Network) has now been enabled in Library OneSearch for the first time.
On-campus access continues to be direct, with off-campus access now available via university username and password.
Scheduled maintenance work on the Lexis and Nexis platforms on Saturday 16 March 2013 will result in intermittent access and/or service interruption for most of the day. The company has published different ‘at risk’ periods in different communications, the longest of which is 04:00 to 17:00 GMT.
For LLR customers, the affected services are:
- Nexis UK
Technical issues which rendered the Zetoc service inaccessible earlier this week have now been resolved by the Zetoc server team, and Zetoc is available once again.
Access remains direct on-campus and by university username and password from off-campus.