GIL Express online requesting will not be available from December 16, 2019 through January 1, 2020. Service will resume on January 2, 2020.
The UGA campus will not have internet for most of the day on Saturday, March 9th.
At the Special Collections Libraries, this means we will not be able to provide access to materials. If you would like to view materials on Saturday, please contact us email@example.com or 706-542-7123 by 12pm on Friday, March 8th.
For the other campus Libraries, this means that you will not be able to login to our computers, and our systems (e.g., websites and other resources) will be inaccessible. You will still be able to check out books.
UGA will conduct network maintenance during this time. We apologize for the inconvenience.
The University of Georgia will conduct network maintenance on Saturday, March 9 beginning at 8:00 a.m. This means that both campus internet and campus information systems will be down, possibly all day.
For the Libraries, this means that you will not be able to login to our computers, and our systems (e.g., websites and other resources) will be inaccessible. You will still be able to check out books.
Special Collections will also be affected. The outage will impact their ability to provide access to materials. If you would like to view materials on Saturday, please contact Special Collections at firstname.lastname@example.org or 706-542-7123 by 12pm on Friday, March 8th.
GIL and GALILEO will only be accessible if you are using a *non-UGA internet service provider* at the following URLs:
On May 21, we'll be updating the interface for the GIL-Find library catalog.
- Simpler, cleaner interface for both desktop and mobile devices
- Email, save, print, format citations, and export to EndNote or RefWorks directly from a search results list
- More sophisticated filtering options
- User-added tagging
As always, ask a librarian if you have questions.
Learn how to use the new GIL-Find catalog! Orientations will be held in the Main Library's Instruction Lab at the times listed below. No registration is necessary.
- Monday, June 5, 2:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, June 6, 11:00 a.m
- Wednesday, June 7, 3:00 p.m.
- Thursday, June 8, 10:00 a.m.
- Friday, June 9, 1:00 p.m.
Get your GIL Express requests in now!
The GIL Express service will be on hiatus from May 5 through May 26 during the transition to the new library system. While GIL Express is unavailable, please use Interlibrary Loan to get books from other USG libraries.
The UGA Libraries, along with all other USG libraries, will be getting a new online catalog system on May 26. The new GIL-Find will combine the best features of both the current GIL-Find and GIL Classic. The new system is from Ex Libris, a global leader in library automation with a long history of working with the UGA and USG libraries.
Service interruptions are expected to be minimal, but users should be aware of these dates: