eRead Loan Period Changes

As of January 2nd, 2019, the eRead E-book and E-Audio collection will change its loan period from 21 days to 14 days and holds will change from 3 days to 2 days. The goal of these changes is to maximize the availability of popular materials in the collection.

Any materials checked out prior to January 2nd, 2019 will still have the remainder of the 21 day checkout period.  For any questions, please ask a librarian.

Infobase Databases Down

The following databases are currently are down on the Infobase platform:

  • World Religions
  • World Geography
  • Science Online
  • Today’s Science

In addition, Films media on Demand videos are working but they are loading slow.  An anticipated fix this issue is expected Monday, October 15th. An update will be made when these databases are restored. Please contact the reference desk if you have any questions: http://lib.morainevalley.edu/Main/AskLibrarian.html

New York Times Magazine — Voyages Issue

The library received the Voyages issue of New York Times Magazine (NYTM)! The Voyages issue is about travel photography. In this issue they selected 11 places that appeal to both the eye and the ear.  NYTM also supplied a soundtrack for each of the pictures found here.

Find the issue in the Newspaper section at the library!

 

Proquest Databases Down for Maintenance — Aug 18th-Aug 19th

Proquest databases will be unavailable for use for maintenance. This will occur from  Saturday, August 18th from 9 PM to Sunday, August 19th concluding at 6 AM.

This will affect the following databases:

  • SIRS
  • History Study Center
  • US Major Dailies –  New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal
  • Historical New York Times, Historical Chicago Tribune
  • Criminal Justice Database