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Updates and news

A system issue is affecting the performance of Ebook Central and its search function is down. They are working quickly to fix the issue, and we'll update you as soon as we know more.

You can see also see live status information and sign up for the system to notify you of outages and maintenance here:

Ebook Central's search function is restored as of 9:28PM on 6/26/20.

NC LIVE is hosting several virtual COVID forums over the summer. Each forum will be focused on a particular topic with panelists experienced in those areas.


6/24/2020: Update: this issue has been resolved. 

Remote access to EBSCO resources (NoveList Plus, Biography Reference Center, CINAHL Plus, Auto Repair Source, MasterFile Premier) appears down for multiple libraries. Users may get an error message "Connection refused by," or get stuck on the NC LIVE Splash Page, which never resolves. 
We are in contact with EBSCO about this issue, and will let you know when we have more information. 

Scheduled Downtime Notification-

To ensure their ebook platforms remain updated and secure, ProQuest will be performing maintenance on Ebook Central and LibCentral.

This maintenance will take place Saturday, June 27th 12pm- 3pm ET.


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