Archive for the 'Library News' Category

Friday, November 21st, 2008

With the arrival of the new SUNY Potsdam website, there has been a change to the base URL for the libraries’ pages. Our new web address is:

You can reset your bookmarks or other links you may have created to our homepage or to pages within the library website.


Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

On Saturday Nov. 15, Elsevier ScienceDirect will of offline for maintenance from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  We apologize for the inconvenience.

Friday, October 17th, 2008

Beginning this Sunday, Crumb Library will remain open until 1 a.m. on Sundays through Wednesdays (except for the Wednesday before Thanksgiving).

Wednesday, April 30th, 2008

Beginning Sunday, May 4, Crumb Library will remain open until 1 a.m Sunday to Thursday (no extended hours on Friday and Saturday). This lasts until Thursday, May 15.  Good luck with finals and papers!

Monday, April 7th, 2008

The transition to the new JSTOR interface was a bit delayed, but it finally happened.  There is a tutorial to introduce the new features.

Thursday, March 13th, 2008

During the week of Mar. 17,  JSTOR will change its search interface.  You can see the changes that are coming by visiting their new platform preview site.  You will not need to make any changes (your bookmarks will still work), and JSTOR promises enhanced functionality, of course.

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

Wed. Mar. 5 – the weather has canceled classes, but the libraries will remain open today.

Friday, February 1st, 2008

Crumb and Crane libraries will remain open regular hours, despite class cancellations.

Saturday, December 1st, 2007

Closing time in Crumb Library Sunday through Thursday nights is extended to 1 AM for the remainder of the semester.

Thursday, November 8th, 2007

A notice from our Alexander Street Press collections advises us that access will be down this Saturday, Nov. 10 from approx. 7 to 11 p.m. – for “routine maintenance and upgrades.”