Disruption to some wireless network services, Wednesday 20th August 07:30 – 09:30

As part of the ongoing works for the Wireless Network Project, it is necessary for Information Services staff to carry out essential software upgrades to core components of the new wireless infrastructure. While the upgrades are being carried out, wireless network services will be disrupted and may be completely unavailable in the following locations:   […]

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STORRE upgrade – Wed 20th August

On Wednesday 20th August Information Services staff will be upgrading the DSpace software that underpins the University’s Institutional Repository, STORRE (http://storre.stir.ac.uk/) from DSpace v1.6 to DSpace v4.1. This is a major upgrade and, due to the amount of local customisations to the Open Source DSpace software that we have carried out at Stirling, it can’t […]

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Changes to Education databases (BEI & ERIC) and new resources for educational research

Two of the Library’s largest education databases are now sporting a new look. British Education Index and ERIC are now available from EBSCO, rather than ProQuest. The EBSCO interface will be familiar to anyone who has searched StirGate, SportDiscus, Business Source Premier or Historical Abstracts. As before, it is possible to search BEI and ERIC simultaneoulsy, simply select one of the […]

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