On Sunday, June 1, from 7:30 am to 1:00 pm, all Mason online services including systems, applications, websites, and services will be unavailable. Network engineers will be making critical changes to the firewall system during this extended maintenance period. No network-based system will be reachable from a device on the campus network. Off-campus access to Mason Libraries’ restricted content (e.g., databases, e-journals, e-books) will also be blocked until the Libraries’ proxy server returns to the network.
Faculty authors and researchers are encountering new publishing paradigms about research data.
Much of this interest in data by publishers is in response to:
Office of Science & Technology Policy on Open Data;
and grant funding agencies directives and policies:
Keep up with these issues about publishing and research data at Data Matters and Scientific Data updates blog – from Scientific Data, a peer-reviewed publication for descriptions of scientifically valuable datasets.
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Mason Libraries recently added online access to the complete Taylor & Francis journal collection. As one of the world’s leading publishers of scholarly journals, Taylor & Francis content spans all areas of the humanities, social sciences, behavioral sciences, science, technology, and medicine. Mason users will now have access to 1,750 journals available in this collection, a substantial increase in content from our previously subscribed set of 500 titles. Access is generally provided to content from 1997 to present. Taylor & Francis resources may be located through inPrimo or the Libraries’ e-Journal Finder.
Textbooks are now on reserve for many general education, business, and engineering courses. TextSelect books are on 2-hour Reserve in the Gateway Library@Johnson Center, Fairfax Campus. Students can locate TextSelect books in the Mason Classic Catalog, inPrimo or in the Course Reserve Catalog.
Please note Gelman's new summer hours. 24-hour access will not resume until the Fall 2014 semester, but all of our online resources are available 24 hours a day to our current students, faculty and staff.
Monday - Thursday -- 7:30am to 10pm
Friday -- 7:30am to 7pm
Saturday -- 10am to 6pm
Sunday -- Noon to 8pm
CLOSED: May 25-26 and July 4