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Planned power outages at Burnside Hall: June 18 and June 19

Please note that there will be 2 maintenance periods, during which electricity will be shut down in Burnside Hall: Thursday, June 18, 7 am - 8 am Friday, June 19, from 3 am - 8 am There will be no power in the building, except for emergency lights and emergency elevators. IT systems will be running on backup power; however there is a risk that essential IT services may be interrupted.

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Published on : 17 Jun 2009

Library Catalogue unavailable June 23, 5:00 pm - June 25, 5:00 am

The Library Catalogue will be unavailable from Tuesday, June 23, 5:00 pm until Thursday, June 25, 5:00 am due to a scheduled upgrade. Self-service checkout will not be available during this period.

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Published on : 17 Jun 2009

IT Lab closing for the summer on June 19

The IT Lab will be closing for the summer at 5pm on Friday, June 19, 2009.

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Published on : 01 Jun 2009

Information on IT services for students who have graduated

Students who have recently graduated from SIS can expect to have access to some of McGill's IT services eventually removed. Some services (like email) will continue indefinitely, although there are some actions to be taken to ensure an account remains active.

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Published on : 01 Jun 2009

ID Card may be required to access IT Lab May 5-7

McGill Security is conducting maintenance on all card readers during the period of May 5-7. During this time, it is possible that you will need to use your ID card to access the lab even during regular hours. If you plan on using the IT Lab during any of these days, please make sure you have your McGill ID card on you.

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Published on : 29 Apr 2009

IT Lab extended hours ending Thursday, April 16

Please note that evening and weekend hours for the IT Lab are ending Thursday, April 16, 2009. The lab will be open Thursday evening, but after that will only be available Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm.

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Published on : 15 Apr 2009

Easter hours for IT Lab

Please note that the IT Lab hours will be changed over the Easter holiday weekend.

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Published on : 03 Apr 2009

myMcGill portal upgrade this evening

Later today, IT Services will put in place a new high-availability myMcGill portal.

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Published on : 31 Mar 2009

Details on myMcGill portal upgrade on March 31

On March 31, IT Services will put in place a new high-availability myMcGill portal.

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Published on : 27 Mar 2009

Upgrade to myMcGill portal on March 31

On March 31, IT Services will put in place a new high-availability myMcGill portal.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2009

Reminder: Add credit to your print accounts on Mondays from 12 to 1pm

Midterms are upon us, which typically means more printing! Please remember that you can only add credit to your print account on Mondays from 12-1.

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Published on : 02 Mar 2009

Tax receipts cannot be printed through myMcGill portal

Tax receipts cannot be printed by students accessing Minerva through the myMcGill portal. ICS is aware of this issue and is working on a solution. In the meantime, students can print their tax receipts by accessing Minerva directly.

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Published on : 02 Mar 2009

Reminder: No extended hours during study week

Please note that there are no extended (i.e. evening) hours in the IT Lab from Feb 23-27. The lab will close at 5pm on Monday - Friday. In addition, access to the school will close at 6pm on those days. The lab will be open as normal on both weekends.

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Published on : 20 Feb 2009

Online booking of Howard Ross Library group study rooms

Students and staff can now use the Library Catalogue to book group study rooms located in the Howard Ross Library of Management. To reserve a room, go to the front page of the Catalogue and look for the Room Booking box on the bottom right.

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Published on : 09 Feb 2009

New feedback form in the IT Knowledge Base

IT Customer Services has implemented a new feedback form in the IT Knowledge Base, so you can send us your comments as well as ideas and suggestions for new articles. The new form is accessible via a prominent pull-down tab at the top of each Knowledge Base article. We will be monitoring the incoming feedback on a regular basis, so please go ahead and tell us what you think.

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Published on : 21 Jan 2009