We are currently experiencing problems with the file servers. Access is slow or not available on some departmental folders.
Our deepest sympathies go to family members and friends who suffered loss and our heartfelt hopes for speedy recovery are with those who were injured or harmed. McGill is offering to help Dawson College and the victims in any way we can and provide counselling to students in the wake of this tragedy.
Nearly 350 years of scientific publishing is now available online via the Royal Society (UK) Journals Digital Archive. The Archive includes significant publications by "Bohr, Boyle, Bragg, Cajal, Cavendish, Chandrasekhar, Crick, Dalton, Darwin, Davy, Dirac, Faraday, Fermi, Fleming, Florey, Fox Talbot, Franklin, Halley, Hawking, Heisenberg, Herschel, Hodgkin, Hooke, Huxley, Joule, Kelvin, Krebs, Liebnitz, Linnaeus, Lister, Mantell, Marconi, Maxwell, Newton, Pauling, Pavlov, Pepys, Priestley, Raman, Rutherford, Schrodinger, Turing, van Leeuwenhoek, Volta, Watt, Wren and many, many more."
We have been informed by the Pay Equity Commission that the following notice must be posted and distributed to all staff members.
Users may experience errors this afternoon when logging in to Minerva. You may see an error screen or information that suggests you are not authorized to access the system. We are investigating the occurrence of these errors and ask that users be patient. Updates to follow.
Minerva login problems that were experienced earlier this afternoon were resolved today at about 16:15.
10 pm Sat., September 23, to 10 am Sun., September 24.
The phone problem that occurred last Friday due to a water-damaged cable is still not resolved. We hope by the end of the day service will be back to normal. Buildings affected include: McLennan Library, Redpath Library, Redpath Museum, Leacock Building, Peterson Hall, Student Services Building, 3434 McTavish, Faculty Club, McGill Bookstore and Bronfman Building. Elevator phones have been automatically dialing the security office. Sporadic users in other buildings may also be affected.
The Life Sciences Library has created a useful guide of resources to help you manage your information. "Find free online tools for managing and sharing your: favourites, tasks, photos, class notes, web feeds, readings, files, and more!"
Innocence McGill has been selected as one of the nine McGill finalists in the 2006 Forces AVENIR contest. Winners will be announced September 28 during the awards gala.