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Server Maintenance May Be Performed on Sunday Mornings between 8am and 11am

Server maintenance may be performed on Sunday mornings between 8am and 11am and result in temporary unavailability of ejournals, databases, and the online catalog.

Normally outages should last no longer than 10 to 30 minutes and will not occur every Sunday morning.


Library Closed Early Due to No Air Conditioning – June 3, 2014

The library has closed early this evening (Tuesday, June 3, 2014) because the air conditioning has been turned off due to Alexander building renovations.

As of Tuesday evening, we anticipate the library will open (on the 6th floor) on Wednesday morning at 8 am.


Scopus Temporarily Unavailable

Due to protracted contract negotiations, Scopus is temporarily unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and are working to resolve this situation. In the meantime, let us direct you to Web of Science to use until access Scopus has been restored. Thank you for your patience.

UPDATE: As of June 3rd at 10:30am, access to Scopus has been restored.


Scopus Temporarily Unavailable

Due to protracted contract negotiations, Scopus is temporarily unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and are working diligently to resolve this situation as quickly as possible. In the meantime, let us please direct you to Web of Science to use until access Scopus has been restored. Thank you for your patience and understanding.


Web of Science is now Available!

Web of Science is now available under Popular Resources on the UTHSC Library homepage.

WoS is a citation database that allows cited reference searching, which allows you to find citation variants that are a result of citation errors (article title, page #, year, volume, issue).

UTHSC’s subscription includes the WoS Core Collection:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED) –1989-present
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) –1989-present

WoS records are also available in our new Discovery Search interface. Look for records that say “View this record from ISI Web of Science” and/or limit under Content Provider to: Science Citation Index and/or Social Sciences Citation Index.

Click here for all WoS training videos.


Scopus Access Restored April 2, 2014

Access to the Scopus citation database has been restored as of April 2, 2014.

We apologize for the inconvenience.


Scopus Unavailable April 1, 2014

The Scopus citation database is currently unavailable. We are working with the vendor to restore access as soon as possible.

We apologize for the inconvenience.


Server Maintenance May Be Performed on Sunday Mornings between 8am and 11am

Server maintenance may be performed on Sunday mornings between 8am and 11am and result in temporary unavailability of ejournals, databases, and the online catalog.

Normally outages should last no longer than 10 minutes and will not occur every Sunday morning.


CINAHL and Discovery Search Intermittent between 8pm and 10pm

CINAHL and Discovery Search, two databases from EBSCO, may be unavailable or intermittent between 8pm and 10pm, Friday, March 28, 2013.

The vendor will be performing network upgrades.

Vendor alert