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Library IT

System and Services Alerts

This page describes library computer system and access problems as well as issues that may affect patron and/or staff computer access. For questions, please contact the Library IT Help Desk by email or phone 217-244-4688. You may also visit the Library IT Help Desk.

For campus-wide problems, see the CITES and AITS status pages.

Current system/access problems and announcements

There are no current system issues.

Recently resolved system/access problems and past announcements

DateEvent TypeEvent
18 September 2009E-Resource ProblemScienceDirect Outage
07 October 2008AnnouncementRefworks is currently down
19 September 2008AnnouncementProQuest is unavailable
17 July 2008E-Resource ProblemAcces to Haworth Press is slow
27 June 2008E-Resource ProblemBlackwell and Wiley Transition
23 April 2008AnnouncementRoyal Society of Chemistry (RSC) website disruption
28 February 2008AnnouncementCNKI English interface down 3/3 - 3/8 2008
09 April 2008E-Resource ProblemWiley Interscience is down
02 April 2008E-Resource ProblemAnthrosource is having problem
04 February 2008AnnouncementVoyager search timeouts
24 January 2008E-Resource ProblemEBSCO down
06 November 2007AnnouncementIEEE Upgrade, system down
08 January 2008AnnouncementLibrary Online Catalog Down tonight 1/8/08
18 September 2007E-Resource ProblemGale Literature Resource Center
12 September 2007E-Resource ProblemHighwire journals
29 August 2007Maintenance/UpgradeIllinois Digital Newspaper Collection maintenance
15 August 2007Maintenance/UpgradeEvent calendar update
29 August 2007AnnouncementOnline Catalog going down tonight at 5pm
22 August 2007Maintenance/UpgradeAdvance Notice: RSC Website Downtime
24 July 2007E-Resource ProblemPsycInfo Slowness
23 July 2007E-Resource Problemintermittent problems with links to all licensed resources
20 July 2007Maintenance/UpgradeWeb server maintenance
15 July 2007System Problemoff-campus proxy service unavailable
15 July 2007System Problemmomentary web server outage
15 July 2007System ProblemTwo more web server outages this morning
28 June 2007Network TroubleMain Library Network Outage
19 February 2007AnnouncementScienceDirect will unavailable for part of Feb. 24
09 March 2007AnnouncementElsevier ScienceDirect Downtime
11 June 2007E-Resource ProblemH.H Wilson
28 May 2007AnnouncementVirtual reference chat outage
29 May 2007Network TroubleNetwork outage for some Library workstations
29 April 2007System ProblemSamba service on COOPER down
29 April 2007Work in ProgressMain web service briefly down
13 April 2007Maintenance/UpgradeRSC website down 4/20 -4/21 2007
11 April 2007Maintenance/UpgradeUIUC and I-Share On-line Catalogs down 4/15/07
20 March 2007Maintenance/UpgradeILL services down 3/20/07
07 March 2007E-Resource ProblemDISCOVER - openURL requests
02 March 2007Maintenance/UpgradeScienceDirect system outage
21 February 2007Maintenance/UpgradeHETEROCYCLES
21 February 2007E-Resource ProblemJournal of portfolio management in Gale Expanded Academic ASAP
22 January 2007System ProblemLoanShark server problems
18 January 2007Maintenance/UpgradeLIbrary Catalog (and Voyager) Will Be Down
16 January 2007Maintenance/UpgradeScienceDirect search down Jan. 20, 2007 6hrs
  (For a list of all past events, click here)

System Maintenance

We normally conduct systems maintenance Sunday mornings from 5:00 to 9:00 AM. See announcements below for any scheduled maintenance.

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Updated on: Wednesday, 26-April-2006 11:26:27 CST