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Feb 26 2015

ProQuest upcoming maintenance on March 1, 2015

On March 1, 2015, ProQuest will be upgrading its systems infrastructure to improve performance, security, and overall reliability of the products. The window is scheduled to begin at 11 AM and will last for five  hours.

During this time, access to the ProQuest products listed below will not be available, and users will be re-directed to a webpage explaining the scheduled maintenance.

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Feb 02 2015

Important Information about Oxford Textbook of Medicine

We are aware of issues with the Oxford Textbook of Medicine, which means that the title is currently unavailable on Oxford Medicine Online.

Publisher is working to resolve the issue and hope to restore access as soon as possible.

Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused and we thank you for your patience.

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Jan 29 2015

BioOne Website Scheduled Maintenance on 31 Jan 2015

Maintenance activities are planned for the website (bioone.org) on Saturday, 31 January 2015 . Beginning at 7 am., content and services may be intermittently unavailable for up to four hours.

We are sorry for the inconvenience.

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Jan 29 2015

Emerald Insight website maintenance on 31 Jan 2015

There is a upcoming maintenance on Emerald’s research platform, Emerald Insight, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday 31 January 2015, between 7 am and 11am. During this maintenance window, Emerald Insight will be unavailable for up to 1 hour. If you access the website during this time you will receive a ‘connection timeout’, or similar message, within your browser.

 

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Jan 20 2015

EBL Scheduled Downtime on January 25, 2015.

There is a scheduled downtime for EBL (http://library.hku.hk/record=b4671050) on Sunday, January 25, 2015.

This downtime is required to address a critical hardware issue on one database.

Downtime will be 2 – 4 hours on Sunday January 25, 2015 from 8:00 a.m.

 

 

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Jan 19 2015

South China Morning Post withdrawn from WiseNews 1 January 2015

As per the new arrangement between the publishers of South China Morning Post and WiseNews, SCMP will be withdrawn from WiseNews effective from 1st January 2015. Users can access the historic archive (from 1903 onward up to 10 years ago ) via ProQuest’s historical newspapers, and the current 10 years up to today via SCMP.com.

 

 

 

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Jan 07 2015

System maintenance(Asahi Shimbun Kikuzo)

Publisher will be performing system maintenance on January 13 from 17:00 to 19:00.

During this period, all services of “Kikuzo II Visual for Libraries” will be unavailable.

After the maintenance, tab design of search screen will change a little bit.

 

 

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Dec 12 2014

Thomson Reuters Exchange: Opening The Gates

Thomson Reuters Exchange is a free online magazine available at: http://exchangemagazine.financial.thomsonreuters.com/

Or you may get FREE copy on iOS and Android tablet devices in the

Apple AppstoreGoogle Play and Amazon Appstore.

In the latest issue, they focus on Open, such as open up China market:

New developments are opening up China’s capital markets to growth-hungry global investors.

China became the world’s largest economy this year, a position held by the United States since the 1870s. See how China’s financial reform process is cleaning up the Asian giant’s banking system, gradually opening its capital markets and internationalizing the use of the country’s currency  in Thomson Reuters Exchange Magazine. For more, please refer to Thomson Reuters Exchange Website.

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Also in this issue

Enjoy reading!

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Dec 08 2014

Read articles from Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, Springer

Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment publishes research papers, reviews and technical notes on stochastic and probabilistic approaches to environmental sciences and engineering, including interactions of earth and atmospheric environments with people and ecosystems.

The articles listed below are available for free trial access until 31 December 2014.

Top mentioned articles:

Top downloaded articles:

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2066124

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Dec 02 2014

Access articles from the International Journal of Disaster Risk Science, SpringerOpen

International Journal of Disaster Risk Science (IJDRS) is an interdisciplinary English language journal that publishes research articles addressing theoretical and methodological issues in disaster science, emergency response technology, disaster risk management, and large-scale disaster risk governance.

Read the most viewed articles:

Please click here to read more articles.

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4728530

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