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ProQuest Ebook Central

June 6, 2018

A few weeks ago we mentioned that our MyiLibrary ebook collection had become part of the ProQuest Ebook Central collection. If you have any problems accessing the former MyiLibrary titles via the library catalogue, please go direct to ProQuest Ebook Central and search for the title there.




Emerald journals scheduled downtime

May 21, 2018

Emerald Publishing has notified us of some essential maintenance they need to carry out on their website. As a result Emerald journals will be unavailable from 8am on Tuesday 22 May 2018 for up to 12 hours. Apologies for any inconvenience.

MyiLibrary moves to ProQuest Ebook Central

May 1, 2018

Our MyiLibrary ebook collection has moved into ProQuest Ebook Central.  You can access the ebooks in the usual way, through Discover@bolton, the library catalogue, Reading Lists Online, your subject guide or via ProQuest Ebook Central on the A-Z databases list. Our ProQuest Ebook Central collection now offers access to over 130,000 ebooks.

ProQuest Ebook Central unavailable due to essential maintenance on 20th January

January 19, 2018

Due to essential maintenance, ProQuest Ebook Central will be unavailable from 6.00 p.m. on Saturday 20th January for six hours.

MyiLibrary is working again

January 3, 2018

Season’s greetings from the electronic resources blog

December 19, 2017

Amazing to think that we are so very near to the end of 2017: where has this year gone!

If you are studying over the break don’t forget that our range of electronic resources is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week from wherever you have an Internet connection. Access our resources from your Subject Guides.


Issues with MyiLibrary

February 22, 2017

It never rains… There are problems accessing ebooks from MyiLibrary at the moment. This problem is affecting all users and the supplier is working to resolve the problem as soon as possible.

February 22, 2017

The recent problems we have been experiencing with accessing articles from ScienceDirect via Discover@Bolton have been resolved. Apologies for the inconvenience caused; the problem affected libraries all over the world.

ProQuest resources: scheduled maintenance

August 18, 2016

ProQuest resource will be unavailable for a period of around eight hours from 3.oo a.m. on Sunday 21st August. This is allow for essential maintenance.

Zetoc service potentially at risk, Tuesday 17th May

May 16, 2016

Due to essential maintenance, the Zetoc service is at risk of downtime on Tuesday 17th May from 9.00 a.m. for a period of an hour.