Please note that the Anti-Spam Quarantine Web site (http://yourspam.mcgill.ca) will be unavailable on Wednesday, May 31, from 7:30 am to 8:00 am, due to maintenance. Email delivery is not affected and will continue to function.
Mercury, the official name of the McGill online course evaluation system, is replacing MOLE (its former name) throughout the Minerva login site. On June 1, look for Mercury instead of MOLE on Minerva's Student, Faculty and SR administration menus. None of the functionality has changed for this renaming. You should continue to access your course evaluations as before. For the official announcement issued by the Provost on the new name, click on "Details."
Due to the storm yesterday some McGill buildings are experiencing power, Internet and telephone problems.
Effective June 1, CINAHL will no longer be accessible via Ovid. CINAHL Plus With Full Text is now available via EBSCO. A message about transferring over current awareness alerts will soon follow.
Please note that the Blackader-Lauterman Library will be closed for renovations from June 2, 6:00 pm - June 6, 9:00 am. This includes the stacks, computers and study areas. During this time, the collection will be inaccessible. Please, anticipate your study/research needs and borrow the materials you need before June 2. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
To make the transition from Ovid to EBSCO a little smoother, CINAHL will be available via Ovid for an indefinite period. If you need any more information, please contact a librarian at the Life Sciences Library. We apologize for the inconvenience last week's abrupt termination of service caused, and hope you will contact us if you need any help. Please see "Details" for information on connecting to CINAHL via Ovid. Please also note that access is still problematic. We hope to have it available more reliably soon.
June 6 through June 9, the Edward Rosenthall Mathematics and Statistics Library will be closed at lunch time from 12 noon to 1:30 pm.
We are currently experiencing a problem with CallPilot.
Professor Henry Mintzberg placed number 8 on the United Kingdom's HR Magazine's Top 100 Most Influential list. To see the complete list, please click on "More information."
Professor Geneviève Bassellier is interviewed in the Spring 2006 edition of McGill's Headway research magazine. Please click on "More information" to see the full interview.