Website and Proxy Offline for a few minutes on 3/9/2012

Due to routine maintenance, the library website and proxy server will be offline for a few minutes on the morning of Friday March 9, 2012.

 

We apologize for the potential inconvenience. Thank you.

Website and Proxy Offline for a few minutes on 3/9/2012

Due to routine maintenance, the library website and proxy server will be offline for a few minutes on the morning of Friday March 9, 2012.

 

We apologize for the potential inconvenience. Thank you.

Proxy Service is back!

The Library and IT are happy to announce that the proxy service is back.

We apologize for any inconvenience the outage may have caused you.

Thank you for your patience.

CUNY+ Catalog, CLICS, Renewals unavailable Friday, Jan 20 – Sunday, Jan 22

Because of hardware upgrades and data migration, CUNY Computing & Information Systems requires a complete shut down of various centralized library services beginning Friday, January 20th at 7am until as late as Sunday, January 22nd, 12pm. During this time, the CUNY+ catalog, renewals, fine payments, and CLICs requests will be unavailable. Overdue and CLICS pick-up . . . → Read More: CUNY+ Catalog, CLICS, Renewals unavailable Friday, Jan 20 – Sunday, Jan 22

SciFinder CASDraw Work-Around for Remote Users

Because of an incompatibility between the proxy software which allows for remote access to authenticated library resources and the java code that drives SciFinder’s CASDraw applet it is necessary to perfrom the following steps to use SCFinder’s CASDraw applet remotely:

From:

http://citrix.gc.cuny.edu Go to Library Directory Click on IE for Library Databases Scroll down to . . . → Read More: SciFinder CASDraw Work-Around for Remote Users

Remote Access Settings Change

The configuration of our remote access server have changed. If you experience access problems please restart your computer and try again. If you still have problems after doing this please report the problem at (212) 817-7074 or send an email to the systems librarian at kreiss@gc.cuny.edu.

Off-Campus Bookmarks

If you’ve bookmarked or saved URLs generated . . . → Read More: Remote Access Settings Change

Remote Access Update

Remote Access to library subscription resources appears to be functioning normally again. We apologize for the inconsistent access of the past several days. Please report any additional problems you experience to the library staff.

Remote Access Maintenance – Temporary Service Disruption

Dear Users,

It appears that our initial troubleshooting on Friday was incorrect, some subscription databases are working for remote users, some are not. We are sorry for this inconvenience and will continue to work with the Graduate Center Information Technology department to restore full service as soon as possible. We suggest trying the resource you . . . → Read More: Remote Access Maintenance – Temporary Service Disruption

Google Scholar for CUNY books, GC articles, ILL

Use Google Scholar anywhere to find many (but not all) books and articles owned by the Grad Center library. Access Google Scholar via the Grad Center library proxy server and set up Google Scholar to recognize Grad Center resources. Then use links to get full text articles, to request CUNY books via CLICS, and . . . → Read More: Google Scholar for CUNY books, GC articles, ILL

Improved Remote Access

The library is happy to offer a new service that simplifies the remote access process to library electronic resources for the Graduate Center Community, the Graduate Center Library Proxy Server. Graduate Center Faculty, Students, and Staff can now get off-campus access to almost all of our library electronic resources using their Graduate Center Computer Account . . . → Read More: Improved Remote Access