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Libraries Website, Incl. IRIS & All Resources, Down Saturday January 19th

In order to accommodate essential electrical work for the Libraries Annex renovation project, main building power to both the Annex and the Libraries Technical Services Building (TSB) on Busch campus will be shutdown for approximately 24 hours beginning at 5:00 a.m. on Saturday, 1/19/2002 and ending at about 5:00 a.m. on Sunday, 1/20/2002.

All computer equipment in TSB that provides access to library resources will be turned off.

For this 24 hour period there will be no access to:

  1. IRIS
  2. The Rutgers University Library website at
  3. All resources that require proxy authentication and are connected through

Please note, if a remote database or resource does not require proxy authentication and a user has bookmarked the link directly to the resource's web page, then they should still be able to access the resource during the downtime.

We are sorry for any inconvenience this downtime may present to our users.

Posted January 10, 2002