Author Archives: Mel Hunt

NLNZ changes to Te Puna - what this means for Libraries Australia

Last month the National Library of New Zealand’s (NLNZ) Te Puna Services moved from an internally hosted service to a cloud-based service hosted by OCLC (Online Computer Learning Centre). The Te Puna Replacement project was set up to decide on more...

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Libraries Australia Search Service improvement - Simultaneous Search of CJK now available

Libraries Australia services are available and fully operational following the scheduled work this morning. The improvement to allow simultaneous searching of Chinese, Japanese and Korean (CJK) character sets has been successfully implemented and tested by our in-house language experts. The more...

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Notice of Scheduled outage to deliver Libraries Australia Search Service improvement - Simultaneous Search of CJK

Libraries Australia will be implementing system improvements to the Libraries Australia Search Service between 8.00AM and 1.00PM (AEST) on Tuesday, 7 June. A significant improvement that will be delivered for our members will be simultaneous searching of Chinese, Japanese and more...

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Libraries Australia Services - now available

Libraries Australia services are now available and fully operational following the recent outage. The Record Export Service (RES) is available and any waiting RES files will happen at the next scheduled download time. We apologise for any inconvenience this may more...

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Libraries Australia Services temporarily interrupted or unavailable – between 9.30AM Friday, 20 May and 5.00PM Monday, 23 May (AEST)

Libraries Australia Services will be temporarily interrupted or unavailable between 9.30AM Friday, 20 May and 5.00PM Monday, 23 May (AEST). During this time: • The Libraries Australia Search interface will be available; however will be accessing an index that won’t more...

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Te Puna database currently unavailable

Access to the Te Puna database is currently unavailable for the following Libraries Australia services: • LA Search • LA Document Delivery • Cataloguing Client • LA Search Training and LADD Training • Z39.50 We are currently making the required more...

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Record Import Service (RIS) now available

Dear Colleagues The Record Import Service (RIS) is now fully functioning again. Please report any further issues to the Help Desk on 1800 026 155. Kind regards, Heather Walsh Heather Walsh | Assistant Director, Data Services | National Collections Access more...

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Record Import Service (RIS) outage

Dear Colleagues We are currently experiencing some unexpected system issues affecting the Record Import Service (RIS). Records sent to RIS since Saturday are being held for importing. We are currently investigating the cause and will advise as soon as the more...

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Libraries Australia Help Desk closed on Canberra Day Monday 14 March

Dear Colleagues, The Libraries Australia Help Desk will be closed on Monday 14th March for the Canberra Day public holiday (ACT only). We will reopen on Tuesday 15th March. Kind regards, Mel Hunt Libraries Australia Member Services | National Library more...

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Libraries Australia Search outage on 9 March from 10-11am

Dear Colleagues, The Libraries Australia Document Search service will be unavailable on Wednesday 9 March from 10-11am (AEDT) due to a server migration. This outage will also impact the Record Import Service (RIS) and Product services. We apologise for any more...

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