Science now online

The Meriam Library is pleased to announce the online availability of the journal Science. Science is one of the world's leading journals on scientific research.  For several years, we have had online access to back issues of Science in JSTOR, which currently offers coverage from 1880-2009.

Scheduled Maintenance

Due to a system upgrade, online access to Interlibrary Services will be unavailable beginning:

    Friday, January 2, 2015  at 9:00 pm

Service is expected to be restored by:

    Noon, Saturday, January 3, 2015.

We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.

Kanopy Film Festival through November 21

Kanopy Streaming Video is currently holding a virtual film festival, which features over 120 films hosted on the Kanopy site. Producers participating in the virtual film festival include Criterion Collection, First Run Features, Kino Lorber Edu, and several others.  The film festival is being held in conjunction with the Charleston Conference.

Scheduled Maintenance

On Saturday & Sunday, November 1 & 2, the library may experience brief network outages due to the Campus Network Infrastructure Project. Outages could affect access to the library ReSEARCH Station and/or the online catalog.

Saturday -- 6:30am  to 5pm.
Sunday is being reserved if additional work is needed.

Scheduled Maintenance

Beginning Sunday, October 26, at 7:00 AM, campus wireless network services will experience downtime as systems are migrated to new wireless routing/switching engines. Actual downtime is expected to be under two hours, and it is anticipated that all maintenance activity will be complete by noon.

If we find the migration will exceed the maintenance window on Sunday, we will reschedule the migration to another weekend. The campus will then be informed.

Scheduled Maintenance

On Saturday & Sunday, October 18 & 19, the Chancellor's Office will be undergoing some power maintenance.  This maintenance is scheduled to: Start:                   Saturday, October 18, 2014                         6:00 PM End:                    Sunday, October 19, 2014                           9:00 AM During this time access to the following resources will be unavailable:

Digital Sanborn Maps on Trial through November 1.

The Meriam Library has been given trial access to Digital Sanborn Maps, featuring maps published from 1867-1970. Sanborn maps are fire insurance maps, mapping the location and details of structures in towns and cities across the United States. The collection has historic value today for those interested in the growth and development of cities, towns and neighborhoods.

Scheduled Maintenance

On Saturday, October 4th, the library may experience a brief network outage (up to 20 minutes) while network fiber connections are migrated to new equipment as part of the Chancellor’s Office Common Network Initiative.  Maintenance is scheduled to occur between 7am and 4pm.


Thank you for your patience and understanding while this maintenance is performed.