Monthly Archives: August 2014

New to the Library? Here’s where to start.

Coming to college for the first time can be overwhelming. There’s new people to meet, dorm living to adjust to, and a course load that requires solid time management skills. A university library is often much larger than your local public … Continue reading

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Having trouble accessing databases via Wi-fi? Try VPN

Some users are having difficulty getting in to some of our databases. It appears that some information companies’ remote database servers aren’t recognizing all of NMU’s computers. Until the problem is fixed, one workaround is to run the VPN (Virtual … Continue reading

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AIS Offices are Open

The testing is over for the most part (there is a little here and a little there at times–follow-up testing. Quick) and the AIS offices in the LRC are open for business once again. Thank you for your patience.

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Reserving LRC 235A and 235B

These two classrooms at the back of the main floor of the library are no longer able to be scheduled through the library service desk as they have been in the past.  The library will still check out the keys … Continue reading

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AIS Offices Closed 9:00-9:30 Friday August 22nd

That’s today, this morning, just over an hour from now. The final test of the fire alarm in the LRC will take place and it will be on for such a long time that it was decided we should close … Continue reading

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UPDATED: Fire Alarm Testing in the LRC: Week of August 18th

UPDATED AGAIN Wednesday August 20th There will be a few tests of the fire alarm this week–three of them. Public Safety will notify building occupants–via the new building intercom mass notification system installed as part of this fire alarm system–just … Continue reading

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Library Catalog Back Online

The Library Catalog is back online! The system was planned to be down for a couple days but upgrades went quicker than expected.  If you notice any problems with the catalog please let us know.

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Lot 28 is Open!

That’s right, the lot directly adjacent to the LRC and the new Jamrich is open.  Public Safety has the 2014-2015 parking map available showing the new campus parking and building arrangement.

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JSTOR Access Problems

We seem to be experiencing a problem accessing JSTOR from off-campus.  Everything seems to be working fine from on-campus or through wi-fi/wimax.  We have contacted JSTOR and they are working to resolve the problem.  Until then, if you have trouble … Continue reading

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