Problems

Scopus and Internet Explorer 11

March 6, 2014

Update 17/03/14: Scopus now appears to be displaying normally in IE 11. If you have switched to IE 11’s compatibility view you may need to disable that view and clear your cache. Scopus is not always displaying correctly in Internet Explorer 11...Read more

Internet Explorer users, do you see this?

March 5, 2014

Internet Explorer versions 7 and lower are not displaying the Discover and Catalogue search boxes on the Library home page. This does not affect versions 8 and later, or other browsers such as Firefox and Chrome. To check if this issue affects...Read more

eTV video not playing on Google Chrome

February 4, 2014

The best browsers to use with eTV at the moment are Firefox or Safari. eTV is not compatible with Internet Explorer, and a recent update of Google Chrome has also created problems. If you prefer to use Chrome, here is the advice provided by eTV...Read more

New Zealand science journals are on the move

January 30, 2014

Science journals currently in the New Zealand collection at Manawatū are progressively being moved to Level 1 of the Library to sit beside other journals on the same topic. Moving will start from Dewey number 500 and progress through the relevant...Read more

eTV Outage 7.00pm Tuesday 28 January – Thursday 30 January

January 28, 2014

eTV have announced an outage for this Tuesday-Thursday:  ...Read more

Library Catalogue Unavailable Thursday 5 December

December 2, 2013

The software that provides the Library Catalogue will now be updated on Thursday 5 December 2013. The following will be unavailable from 5:00 a.m. until 11 a.m. or until further notice: Library Catalogue Some Library forms (e.g. inter-library loan...Read more

Wellington Library closed from 5pm, Thursday 28 November, till early next week

November 26, 2013

Wellington Library will be closed from 5pm, Thursday the 28th of November for some very loud, very dusty construction.  We’re sorry for the inconvenience; if you need a place to study, 5E22 has 38 quiet spaces and the computer labs 5C14 and 5C15...Read more

Turitea Library feedback – furniture and more…

November 20, 2013

Thank you for your feedback about furniture at Turitea Library – this will inform what we do on part of Level 1 over the summer. Thank you also for all your additional suggestions about what the Turitea Library needs. Here are some responses...Read more

‘OR’ searching in Discover

October 7, 2013

If you use OR searching in Discover (or other EBSCOhost databases) to look for alternative terms, there are a couple of things you should know… The OR should always be in capital letters, or your search results will be skewed. For example...Read more

US Government shut-down affects some databases

October 7, 2013

Some databases have been affected by the US Government shut-down. The ones we have noticed are ERIC and PubMed, but there may be others. If you encounter this in a database, there should be a message explaining the extent to which it is affected...Read more

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