ScienceDirect is temporarily offline. The Library has contacted the vendor and will let you know as soon as the service becomes available.
Ebook Library will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance on Saturday, July 23, 2016 between noon and 3:00 pm.
As of 7:30 pm, July 11, 2016 Ebsco reports:
“We have been receiving multiple reports of customers having difficulty accessing EBSCOhost and EBSCO Discovery Service. Our engineers are researching the issue and we will provide an update shortly.”
Online reading and downloading of the ebook “Practical Statistics for Educators” is currently blocked. We have contacted the publisher to restore access and are monitoring the issue. We hope to have it resolved soon. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Due to systematic downloading, the vendor has turned off access to OnePetro. The library is working closely with the vendor to get access restored as soon as possible.
On Saturday, August 1, access to Elsevier platforms will be unavailable due to a scheduled maintenance for approximately 4.5 hours starting at 5 PM.
The platforms and solutions involved are:
- Elsevier Research Platforms: ScienceDirect (both journals and eBooks), Scopus (including Author Feedback Wizard), Engineering Village
Each platform will be displaying a warning to users of this scheduled downtime, and during downtime, there will be a message informing users of the temporary unavailability of service.
The Library has recently been made aware of an overlap of IP addresses on our campus, and it is affecting several buildings here. We are working with our colleagues to resolve the issue.
In the meantime, if you are unable to access an article from the web, please copy and paste the following string in front of the URL for the article: ezproxy.lib.uh.edu/login?url=
You will be prompted to login with your CougarNet ID and password. As long as the library has a subscription to the journal, you will be able to access the article after logging in.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
There is a problem accessing journals and articles form ScienceDirect for users that are off-campus. You may be prompted to login or purchase an article after entering your CougarNet ID and password. This should not be happening. This is an error that is coming from ScienceDirect. If you need an article, please contact the library. Library staff can download a PDF and send it to you while this problem is occurring.
The Taylor & Francis e-Journals will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance. Maintenance will begin at 10am on Saturday March 1st and will end by 2am on Sunday March 2nd.
Journals published by Taylor & Francis will be unavailable during this time. We apologize for the inconvenience.
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 beginning at 8:00AM (PST), Annual Reviews has planned routine maintenance to data storage and their website. Downtime is expect to last up to 16 hours, during which time the website to be unavailable.
e-Journals available through the Annual Reviews website will be unavailable during scheduled maintenance.
We apologize for any inconvenience.