Archive for August, 2010

ScienceDirect unavailable Saturday 8/28

ScienceDirect will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance for approximately 9 hours during the period from 4:30AM to 1:30PM PDT starting on Saturday, August 28th.

Cambridge Crystallographic Data System Updated

The May 2010 and August 2010 CSD data updates have been added to The Cambridge Structural Database.  For more information visit the Caltech CCDC home page.

Informaworld down for maintenance 8/27

Informaworld will be down for maintenance Friday August 27th from 10-11pm.

IEEE-Wiley eBooks Library now available

We now have access to all of the IEEE-Wiley eBooks in IEEE Xplore. Browse titles in the library catalog or search in IEEE Xplore.

Thesis class for Tuesday August 10 has been cancelled

Do to unscheduled maintenance in the Multimedia Conference Room, Tuesday’s thesis class has been cancelled.

Please contact Kathy Johnson,, or call x6065, for any thesis questions or help you may need.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Enhanced July 2010 New Books and Journals lists

The lists of new books and journals added to the libraries’ collections during the month of July 2010 are now available.   This month’s book list continues our newest features, including 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.

LexisNexis service interruption Saturday, Aug. 7th, while migrating to new interface

The interruption will start around 9am PST, and last 1-3 hours.