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Search@UW New Servers

The UW Libraries have been really good this year, so Santa is bringing us new servers for Search@UW!  

We will be migrating to the new servers over the weekend and through Christmas.  The My Account and E-Shelf functionality will be in read-only mode (any changes you make will not be saved) starting on Friday, December 20th around midnight, through whenever the work finishes, possibly as late as December 26th

Search@UW will be completely down on Sunday, December 22nd around midnight through 8 a.m. 

You will still be able to renew items through the Cofrin Library Catalog link below the search box on our home page, or at the service desks in the library, since the circulation system is not impacted by this maintenance.  Please contact us if you need help or have questions!

UPDATE: Federal Government Shutdown: Websites Unavailable

Updated: October 4, 2013 at 4:23pm CDT

Due to the federal government shutdown, many U.S. government websites are unavailable or will not be updated with new information.

The following websites are inaccessible:

Accessing Archived Versions of Government Websites
You can search “archived” versions of some government websites by using the Archive.org “Wayback Machine.” More information is provided in this post: http://blog.archive.org/2013/10/02/governmentblackout/

Legislative information websites will continue to be updated and accessible. This includes:

Some Websites Available, But Not Updated
Other websites will remain available, but they will not be updated with new information. Although not an exhaustive list, the following websites may not be updated with new information:

In addition, the U.S. Dept. of Defense website is available, with limited updates. The U.S. Dept. of State website is available and appears to be updated as of this writing. The U.S. Dept. of the Treasury website is available and portions of its website will continue to be updated.

For more information on the status of government services, please consult:

 

Universal Borrowing Down; Available Alternatives

From July 23 through August 12, Universal Borrowing will be undergoing its yearly system upgrade and will not be available.

Please direct any borrowing request to Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad). Since the library catalog will be down, Worldcat will provide the best platform for searching and requesting materials. You can access Worldcat from the library homepage and request materials using the Find It! button.  If you have any questions, contact the Interlibrary Loan office at interloan@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2385.