Archive for the ‘GIL (Libraries Catalog)’ Category

GIL Express

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 - maryp

Today is the last day for requesting books online through GIL Express. The GIL Express service will be unavailable during the USG Winter Break from December 12, 2012 to January 2, 2013.

GIL Express available through GIL-Find Universal (Updated)

Friday, May 25th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

As of 11:30 a.m.:  GIL Express requests can now be viewed in your My Library Account. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Online requests for GIL Express books may be placed using the GIL-Find Universal Catalog. The request option in the Classic GIL Universal Catalog is not yet working. Please be aware that GIL Express requests are not ...

Update on GIL catalog problems

Thursday, May 24th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

We continue having problems with some searches in GIL Classic, so please use GIL-Find to search the Libraries' catalog. GIL Express online requests are not working. The online form for Repository requests is not working; to retrieve items from the Repository contact Access Services at 706-542-3256. In more positive news, the EndNote download ...

GIL catalog experiencing problems (Updated)

Monday, May 21st, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

UPDATED: As of this afternoon (May 22): The My Account is working in GIL Classic but not GIL-Find. (GIL-Find will let you log in and shows you the password screen, but it won't let you see or renew your books online). GIL Classic works using the Exact Search. Indexing problems are causing the ...

GIL Express service suspended May 13-19

Friday, May 11th, 2012 - Kristin Nielsen

Due to a planned software upgrade to the University System of Georgia's library servers, the ability to place GIL Express requests will be temporarily suspended next week. The service will be unavailable from midnight on May 13, 2012 until 7:00 a.m. on May 19, 2012.

Fall workshops at UGA Libraries

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 - Amy Watts

The UGA Libraries will be hosting several workshops this fall - all interested persons are welcome to attend.  These events are also eligible for "Blue cards" from the Franklin College Cultural & Academic Events Program.  Workshops last no longer than an hour. Maximizing Google Tuesday October 18, 7 p.m. Science ...

New Video Tutorial for GIL-Find Catalog Interface

Thursday, August 26th, 2010 - phoebe

The committee that has developed the new GIL-Find interface for the GIL catalog has now created a video tutorial to get you started using GIL-Find.  The same tutorial is available in two sizes; choose whichever better suits your screen size and eyesight! Large: Small: You may also find the series of ...

Question of the Week: Ebony and Jet, 1972-1974

Monday, March 15th, 2010 - phoebe

A patron contacted us this week wondering if we had issues of the magazines Ebony and Jet, for the period 1972-1974, for browsing. We have digital access to Ebony and Jet from 1992 to the present through GALILEO databases.  (To find out where, enter the magazine title in the Electric Journal ...

GILFind Features: Enhanced Full Records

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 - phoebe

The new new GILFind catalog (in beta) has enhanced full records, including in many cases tables of contents, cover images, reviews from Amazon, links to a preview on Google books, and recommendations for similar books!  (The Classic GIL catalog, which will continue to be available, pioneered the availability of many ...

GILFind Features: Narrowing a Search

Thursday, January 21st, 2010 - phoebe

The new GILFind catalog (in beta) allows you to cast your search net wide as you start and then narrow your search by choosing 'facets' in the results interface.  (The Classic GIL catalog remains available for those who prefer it; see also the blog post introducing GILFind.) A keyword search for ...