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The Wiley Online Library platform is currently unable to be accessed from off campus (or via proxy), affecting access to both journal and electronic book content. Access while on campus is working fine. We are currently in contact with Wiley and will update when this access problem has been resolved.
The Caltech Library is participating in a national survey, run by University of North Carolina at Greensboro, of how library websites meet the needs of library users. Please consider taking a 15 minute survey to help us learn what works and doesn’t on our website.
The CaltechAUTHORS database is once again available. We apologize for the disruption caused by the outage.
CaltechAUTHORS is currently unavailable due to a hardware issue. We are working to correct the problem as soon as possible and will post a notice here when it is back up. We apologize for the inconvience.
Thank you for your patience. Springerlink access to journals and electronic books is back up. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if any problems persist.
The Springer platform is currently down, affecting access to both journal and electronic book content. We are currently in contact with Springer and will update when this access problem has been resolved. We have been informed that several institutions are affected.
Borrower registration services will be available for limited hours on Friday August 30th: 8am to 2:45pm.
The lists of new books and journals added to the libraries’ collections during the month of July 2013 are now available. This month’s book list includes book cover images for many items, and links to Amazon to allow you to browse the books electronically. Please note that we provide no guarantee that Amazon has contracted with the publisher to allow viewers to browse specific books.
On Labor Day, September 2nd, SFL will be open from 9am to midnight and Dabney will be open (Caltech IDs required all day at both locations); Millikan, Geology, and Cahill will be closed for the day.
Researching Caltech Online
Looking for information about retired faculty, Caltech buildings, or Seeley G. Mudd? Interested in when a specific speaker gave a Watson Lecture? Wondering when Bill Nye the Science Guy was the Commencement Speaker? Want to know where to find information about was going on in 1972? Come and familiarize yourself with CaltechCampusPubs (http://caltechcampuspubs.library.caltech.edu/) .
Thursday, August 8
Sherman Fairchild Library, Multimedia Conference Room 328