Abertay Research Collections Upgrade & Downtime: 18-19th August 2015

Abertay Research Collections (ARC) – the University Research Repository is being upgraded to DSpace 4.2 today Tuesday 18th August.

Work will start at 12:00 today and the Repository should be considered at risk from that time. If you usually self-deposit your research you should not deposit any items until the upgrade is completed. The upgrade is expected to be complete by Wednesday 12:00 19th August.

We will let you know when the Repository service is restored.

If you need any further information about the upgrade or depositing your research outputs during this time, please email repository@abertay.ac.uk


RefWorks users – Notice of RefWorks maintenance Wednesday 12th August 2015

The Library Services Team will be updating the Abertay Harvard style in RefWorks on Wednesday 12th August. RefWorks will still be available to use, but once the update is complete all RefWorks users will need to change their customisation settings to incorporate the changes.

Please watch our YouTube video to see how quick and easy it is to customise your RefWorks account:

Please contact library@abertay.ac.uk if you need any further help

Scheduled maintenance notice Sunday 9th August – RefWorks unavailable

RefWorks will be unavailable on Sunday 9th August due to maintenance.

The maintenance window is scheduled to begin on Sunday, August 9, 2015 at 03:00 a.m. and will last for eight (8) hours.

During this time RefWorks will not be available and users will be re-directed to a webpage explaining the scheduled maintenance.  The provider apologises for any inconvenience this may cause.