Author Archive

Main Library Current Periodicals and Leisure Reading

Friday, May 18th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

The Main Library Current Periodicals and the Leisure Reading Collection are now shelved on the second floor. After the renovations, both collections will return to the first floor.

GIL Express service suspended May 13-19

Friday, May 11th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

Due to a planned software upgrade to the University System of Georgia's library servers, the ability to place GIL Express requests will be temporarily suspended next week. The service will be unavailable from midnight on May 13, 2012 until 7:00 a.m. on May 19, 2012.

‘Tween the Pages closed for renovations

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

'Tween the Pages, the snack bar in the Main Library, has been closed for the summer renovations. They'll be back in the fall!

Main/Science Libraries summer renovations

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

The entry floors of the Main Library and the Science Library will undergo renovations beginning in mid-May. By fall, both libraries will feature redesigned study spaces, new computers and furniture, and better-designed service desks. The Libraries plan to maintain our normal Maymester and summer hours, but please expect construction noise as ...

New GALILEO password

Friday, April 6th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

The GALILEO password has been changed. Get the new password in your library account. GALILEO passwords are usually changed at the beginning of each semester, and we apologize for this mid-semester change.  We were alerted yesterday that someone had posted the password on a public website. Posting the password on any ...

Multi-Search and Ebsco databases available again

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

Access to Multi-Search and the EbscoHost databases has been restored. This outage was system-wide for all Ebsco customers, and they are investigating the cause. We apologize for the lengthy interruption of service. Please contact us if you are still encountering any problems accessing a database.

Multi-Search and Ebsco databases down

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

Ebsco is currently experiencing technical problems. For UGA, this means that the Multi-Search and all EbscoHost databases are either not working or running very slowly. Ebsco is working to correct the outage as quickly as they can.

Looking for a quiet study spot?

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 - Kristin Nielsen

Come to the Think Tank, a newly-redesigned quiet study room on the 4th floor of the Science Library. The rest of the 4th floor (and the 3rd floor) of the Science Library are also designated quiet study areas. If you're in search of peace and quiet on North Campus, try the ...

Factiva full access restored

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 - Kristin Nielsen

The Factiva database is once again fully available on campus, off campus, and on wireless networks and the VPN. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Factiva limited access

Friday, September 2nd, 2011 - Kristin Nielsen

The Libraries are experiencing technical issues with off-campus and wireless access to the Factiva database. While we work on this problem, Factiva is currently available only when using on-campus wired computers. We hope to resolve the issue as soon as possible.