The CUNY Catalog will be unavailable during Thanksgiving Day

Due to routine maintenance, the CUNY Catalog (CUNY+) will be unavailable during Thanksgiving Day, THURSDAY, 11/28, between 2 AM and 12 PM. You will not be able to search for, renew, or request items during this time. The library apologizes for this inconvenience.

Library Website and EZproxy (no remote access to databases) unavailable 2am – 5am on 11/20/2013

Due to emergency server maintenance being performed by IT, all library web services (web-site and EZproxy) will be down tomorrow, November 20th, 2013 from 2am -5am.

During this time feel free to use our backup site and and the Office of Library Service’s databases.

We apologize for this inconvenience.

 

 

Closed Nov 28th & 29th

The Mina Rees Library is closed on Nov 28th and 29th for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Print Quotas Removed

Based upon a decision made by the Student Tech Fee Committee, the Office of Information Technology has removed print quotas for student printing in the library and student lab areas.

IT has started the transition to a quota-free system and expects to complete this project by November 4th. The use of release stations inside . . . → Read More: Print Quotas Removed

2nd floor KIC scanner moved

The Kic Bookeye Scanner on the library 2nd floor has been moved to the southeast 2nd floor middle section, near the microforms. Too much sunlight on the scanner in its previous location required frequent re-calibration.

CUNY Overdue Fines to $.25/day

The CUNY Board of Trustees has raised library fines to $0.25/day with the beginning of the Fall 2013 term. Overdue reserve fines increase to $5.00-$15.00/hour depending on the kind of material. See the GC Library Loans and Fines chart.

CUNY Catalog unavailable Monday, August 5th

Because of maintenance, the CUNY Catalog will be unavailable on Monday, August 5, from 8 am until 3 pm. You will not be able to search for, renew, or request items during this time.

To determine if a book is held by a CUNY library, use WorldCat. Select the WorldCat record for a title and . . . → Read More: CUNY Catalog unavailable Monday, August 5th

Short Outage on Thursday, July 25th before 10AM

Due to routine maintenance, the library website and proxy service will experience intermittent outages before 10AM on Thursday, July 25th.

The library apologizes for any potential inconveniences that this short outage might cause.

Thank you for your patience.

Interlibrary Loan May Be Delayed

Because of a temporary staff shortage in the Interlibrary Loan (ILL) office, ILL requests may be filled more slowly than usual this summer. All requests will be still be processed, but users may notice increased waiting periods, especially for uncommon items. We apologize for the inconvenience and expect ILL services to return to usual speeds . . . → Read More: Interlibrary Loan May Be Delayed

Short Website and Proxy Outage on Thursday, July 18th, 2013

Due to important IT maintenance, there will be a short outage of the library website and proxy on Thursday morning, July 18th, 2013.

The library apologizes for the inconvenience.