A routine maintenance period on the ProQuest eBook platforms is scheduled for Saturday 27 October 2018, between 17:00 and 18:30 (UK time). This means that the following ProQuest eBook platform and service, to which the library subscribes, will be unavailable throughout this ninety minute period:
Please be advised that temporary maintenance to VLeBooks (www.vlebooks.com) will be carried out on Monday 4 June at 17:00. It is expected to last less than 30 minutes, during which time you will be unable to access the site.
Please be aware that maintenance work is planned for American Society Of Civil Engineers (ASCE) from 10:00 to 22:00 hours GMT on 22/05/2018
There might be disruption to the service between the time advised.
Dawsonera have advised there may be an outage or interruption to their services on Sunday 13th May between the hours of 14:00 and 16:00 whilst they undertake routine maintenance.
Please be advised that temporary maintenance to VLeBooks (www.vlebooks.com) will be carried out on Thursday 10th May at 17:00. It is expected to last less than 30 minutes, during which time you will be unable to access the site.
Yesterdays’ access issues with the VLeBook platform has now been resolved by the supplier.
The out of date security certificate at the root of the problem has been renewed by the company.
Access to our e-books titles has been restored, with direct on-campus access and off-campus access available by university username and password.
There is currently an issue when trying to access some of our e-book content via Library OneSearch. Ebooks supplied by VLebooks.com currently redirect to a privacy warning screen when you try to view online.
This has been reported and is currently under investigation.