December 2021 System Maintenance

Western ITDS and our external vendors undergo regular, scheduled IT upgrades and maintenance to ensure platform security and continuous improvement to all the Library digital services. Regular maintenance periods are scheduled to minimise the impact on the vital operations to all students and staff. Thank you for your understanding, while we undertake this essential system maintenance.
System notifications for this month are:

29th November - 6 December: Research Data Management Planning tool

Timeframe: 8:00 AM 29 Nov - 3:00 PM 6 Dec
From Monday 29 November to Monday 6 December, the Research Data Management Planning tool will undergo a system upgrade. During this time, you will be unable to view or access content on this platform.

If you require further clarification, contact

30 November - 1 December: Interruption to off campus access for Alumni

Timeframe: 4:00 PM 30 Nov - 7:00 AM 1 Dec
Alumni EzProxy will undergo system updates which will commence on Tuesday afternoon (30 Nov). During this time, WSU alumni will not be able to access Library resources remotely.

8-9 December: Library website, Library Study Smart Website

Timeframe: 8:00 PM 8 Dec to 3:00 AM 9 Dec
Maintenance: Data Centre maintenance
There is no expected downtime during the maintenance window. However, brief periods of performance degradation for up to 5 minutes may occur when using the Library website or Library Study Smart website.