Library Catalog and Databases Unavailable Saturday Aug. 12

Beginning at 7am on Saturday, August 12th, the library catalogs (Summon and CONSORT), article databases, and OhioLINK requesting will be unavailable due to a software update. These services should be back online by 12 noon that day. Please plan accordingly.

During the downtime, you can search Ohio Wesleyan’s collection through the OhioLINK catalog by going to Advanced Search and limiting the Location to “CONSORT Colleges”. However, you will not be able to request items from other CONSORT or OhioLINK schools during this time.

We apologize for any inconvenience, and please contact us if you have any questions!

Library Catalog and Databases Unavailable This Wednesday

Beginning at 9am on Wednesday, July 12th, the library catalogs (Summon and CONSORT), article databases, and OhioLINK requesting will be unavailable due to a server migration. These services should be back online by 9am Thursday, July 13th. Please plan accordingly.

During the downtime, you can search Ohio Wesleyan’s collection through the OhioLINK catalog by limiting the Location to “CONSORT Colleges”. However, you will not be able to request items from other CONSORT or OhioLINK schools during this time.

We apologize for any inconvenience, and please contact us if you have any questions!

CONSORT maintenance scheduled Dec. 19th, service interruptions expected

CONSORT (Books & Media) will be unavailable for up to 24 hours beginning at 8am on Saturday, December 19th due to required maintenance. During this time, you can search the collection through the OhioLINK catalog by limiting the Location to “CONSORT Colleges”. However, you will not be able to request items from other CONSORT or OhioLINK schools during this time.

Also, access to research databases from off-campus will be unavailable during this time. Please plan accordingly. We apologize for any inconvenience.

End of Semester Hours for OWU Libraries

Please visit the following address to view extended and final hours for the OWU Libraries http://library.owu.edu/hours/fall-endhours-2015.pdf. Please note that Beeghly will re-open on January 4th. Hours will be 8:30am-5pm Monday-Friday until classes resume on January 11th. Also, beginning Dec. 23rd, the Library Internet Café and Bashford Lounge will NOT be open for student study during the hours that Beeghly is officially closed. 24 x 7 access will resume on January 11th.

The GPO recognizes L. A. Beeghly Library and Government Documents Librarian Joy Gao

The Federal Depository Library Program recognized the L. A. Beeghly Library and  Government Documents Librarian Joy Gao in its bi-monthly newsletter the FDLP Connection. Read more about the recognition in the publication’s Library Spotlight. Did you know that the Library has been a government documents depository for 170 years, and Joy has overseen the collection for 17 years?

CONSORT maintenance scheduled Oct. 17th, service interruptions expected

CONSORT will be unavailable for approximately 3 hours beginning at 9am on Saturday, October 17th due to required maintenance. During this time, you can search the collection through the OhioLINK catalog by limiting the Location to “CONSORT Colleges”. However, you will not be able to request items from other CONSORT or OhioLINK schools during this time.

Also, access to research databases from off-campus will be unavailable during this time. Our most popular databases will be available from on campus only, and many more are available through OhioLINK.

Please plan accordingly. We apologize for any inconvenience.