Category Archives: System notifications

Announcements about Libraries Australia system outages and upgrades.

Unavailability of LA Search, RIS, RES and Products – 6 February

Colleagues The Libraries Australia Search Service, Libraries Australia Record Import Service, Libraries Australia Record Export Service and Products will be unavailable Wednesday, 6 February between 7:30pm – 12:00pm. This outage is required for maintenance on the Libraries Australia database. We more…

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Weekend suspension of RIS and RES services

We wish to advise that the Libraries Australia Record Import Service will be suspended between Friday 1 February 2013 and Monday 4 February. Records will be loaded as soon as possible next week. We would also like to advise that more…

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Libraries Australia maintenance on Saturday, 3 November 2012

Maintenance on the Libraries Australia Cataloguing service will require us to suspend some services on Saturday, 3 November.  This maintenance is required because we are making changes to storage. The disruption will affect cataloguing, RIS, RES and Products. We apologise more…

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Relate program & linking of bibliographic-authority records

Automated linking of headings in bibliographic records with their matching authority records has resumed in the Australian National Bibliographic Database. Libraries Australia staff have worked closely with OCLC staff to implement the Relate program, which performs offline linking of bibliographic more…

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Status of Libraries Australia Search

We are pleased to advise that record additions and updates to the NBD are being processed and are now visible in the search database. There are still delays with the Record Expert Service and Products which will continue for the more…

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Continued delays in updating Libraries Australia Search

We are continuing to experience delays with the processing of bibliographic and holdings records added or updated in the Libraries Australia Search database.  The cause for these delays is being investigated. As the system is processing a large backlog of more…

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Delays in updating of Libraries Australia Search

We are currently experiencing delays with the processing of bibliographic and holdings records added or updated in the Libraries Australia Search database. It is expected that record additions or record changes are unlikely to appear in the Search database until more…

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Libraries Australia Document Delivery system unavailable during upgrade 2- 5 December 2011

The Libraries Australia Document Delivery system will be unavailable from 4 p.m. (AEST) 2 December 2011 until Monday 5 December 2011 due to an upgrade of the VDX software to Version 4.1.4. Advice will be given once the system is more…

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LADD training database unavailable 18-24 November

The LADD training database will be upgraded to VDX 4.1.4 and will therefore be unavailable between 18 – 24 November 2011.  It is anticipated that the LADD training database will be available again on Friday 25 November.

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Delay with processing records in Libraries Australia Search

We are currently experiencing a delay with the processing of bibliographic and holdings records added or updated in the Libraries Australia Search database. The records are being processed, however it is expected that record additions or record changes are unlikely more…

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