Archive for July, 2010

Major library systems will have intermittent outages Wednesday PM / Thursday AM

Posted July 27th, 2010 by Darcy Duke

The following library systems will be intermittently down from 7PM on July 28th (Wednesday) until 7AM on July 29th (Thursday).

Originally the outage was to be complete, with Vera affected as well, but now the downtime will only be occasional, with Vera unaffected. These systems will still be functional:

We regret this inconvenience.

Patent Searching with Patsnap

Posted July 16th, 2010 by Heather Denny

WHEN: Thursday, July 29, 12 – 1pm

WHERE: Digital Instruction Resource Center (DIRC), 14N-132

Join us for an introductory look at Patsnap, a new patent search tool developed by members of the MIT community.  While you won’t come out of this session qualified to be a patent attorney, you will learn how to get the most out of  Patsnap’s powerful search and analysis features.  This hands on workshop will also include an introduction to the basics of patent searching.

Please pre-register for this session.  Contact Bill Helman with any questions.