Last updated February 2, 2023

IUCAT and other campus-wide outage information

Information about IU Notices and Downtimes including IUCAT downtime is available at Status.IU.

Outages & Downtime for Subscription Resources (e-journals, databases, etc) 

This page lists the electronic journals and databases for which a report has been made that the title cannot be reached by users on the Bloomington campus. Titles are listed in alphabetical order.

When a vendor of a collection of electronic journals reports problems in connecting to all or a large number of its journals (often several hundred titles), the problem is noted, but all of the titles in the collection cannot be listed individually.

Titles are removed as soon as the problem has been resolved.

 

Asahi Shimbun Cross-Search - February 6, 2023

Asahi Shimbun Cross-Search will be undergoing system maintenance on Monday February 6, between 3am and 5am EST. The system might temporarily be unstable during this time.

Berg Fashion Library - February 2, 2023

We are currently experiencing access issues with Berg Fashion Library. Support is working to resolve this issue.

Bloomsbury Architecture Library – February 1, 2023

We are experiencing access issues with some Bloomsbury Architecture Library content. Support is working to resolve the issue.

Bloomsbury Video Library - February 2, 2023

We are currently experiencing access issues with Bloomsbury Video Library. Support is working to resolve this issue.

China Academic Journals - January 27, 2023

Access to content from a number of journals in the China Academic Journals (CAJ) database has been temporarily suspended. Content is being restored as support work on the issue. Progress may vary depending on the title. For impacted titles, see the title list provided by East View.  An additional note on impacted titles:  

  • pre-2022 content has been temporarily suspended from 104 journals (of which 52 titles are from Series F; 9 titles are from series G, and 34 titles are from series H).
  •  isolated articles (from any time period) of an additional 391 journals’ content is temporarily suspended from public view (of which 305 titles are from series F; 23 titles are from Series G; and 47 titles are from series H).

DigiZeitschriften e.V. - July 15, 2022 (updated January 19, 2023)

Some IUCAT and Full Text E-Journals links for DigiZeitschriften e.V. are not working and the publisher is unable to provide updated linking and holdings information. Due to the inability to receive proper data, journal links for this database in Full Text E-Journals will be removed on February 1. IUCAT records will be removed around February 15. Please search DigiZeitschriften e.V. directly to access content.

Drama Online - February 2, 2023

We are currently experiencing access issues with Drama Online. Support is working to resolve this issue.

Fairchild Books Interior Design Library - February 2, 2023

We are currently experiencing access issues with Fairchild Books Interior Design Library. Support is working to resolve this issue.

Fashion Photography Archive - February 2, 2023

We are currently experiencing access issues with Fashion Photography Archive. Support is working to resolve this issue.

Herald Times E-Edition - January 20, 2023

We are experiencing access problems with the E-Edition of the Herald Times. Support is working to resolve the issue.

JapanKnowledge - February 24-25, 2023

Due to system maintenance, JapanKnowledge will be unavailable from 7:00 p.m. EST on February 24 until 5:00 a.m. EST on February 25.

Persian E-Books Miras Maktoob - December 20, 2022

Some PDFs in the Persian E-Books Miras Maktoob collection are corrupted and unable to be opened. Brill is working to re-upload all impacted PDFs. In the meanwhile, if you need to access an affected PDF, please contact Scholars' Commons Reference Service for assistance.

WorldCat - July 18, 2022 (updated January 5, 2023)

Some "Request Through ILL" links in WorldCat are not working as expected. Technical support are continuing to work to resolve this issue. If you experience errors, a workaround is available using Worldcat.org. Please visit Issues with ILL links in WorldCat for more information.


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Regularly Scheduled Library System Maintenance Windows

IUCAT will normally be down for maintenance during the following windows:

Monthly: 2nd Sunday, 12:00am - 8:00am

Weekly: Thursday, 10:00pm - 11:00pm

Weekly: Sunday, 2:00am - 10:00am

Daily: 2:00am - 2:30am

Weekly: Sunday, 7:00am - 10:00am

Maintenance is normally done once a month; scheduling varies but will be during the Sunday window.

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