Service Alerts and News

HomeGrown Ebooks now Accessible via Geolocation

Posted on Fri, 01/14/2022 - 15:59

NC LIVE is excited to announce that ebooks in the HomeGrown Ebooks Collection are now accessible via location-based links (geolocation) for all residents in North Carolina. Geolocation allows users in North Carolina IP ranges to immediately access ebook content without needing to sign-in via proxy. This will make accessing HomeGrown content on the BiblioBoard app seamless for patrons in North Carolina.

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SERVICE ALERT: ProQuest Down

Posted on Fri, 01/07/2022 - 14:27

1/7/2022:

Access appears to have been restored to ProQuest resources. 

Please contact the NC LIVE Help Desk if you are still experiencing issues. 

ProQuest resources are currently down, including Historic NC Digital Newspapers Collection. According to the ProQuest status page https://status.proquest.com/ , their engineers are working on the issue. We'll update you when we have more information. 

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SERVICE ALERT: Ferguson's Career Guidance Center for Public Libraries

Posted on Wed, 01/05/2022 - 11:19

1/6/2022 Update:

Access to Ferguson's Career Guidance Center has been restored for public libraries. 

1/5/2022:

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center may be inaccessible for public libraries. Users clicking on the link will get an Infobase page with database options including Films on Demand and Just for Kids, but not Ferguson's. 

We are in contact with Infobase about this issue and will update you when we have more information. 

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The New NC LIVE Website is Here!

Posted on Wed, 12/22/2021 - 10:49

The Website Advisory Committee and NC LIVE staff are pleased to announce the launch of the new NC LIVE Website! The new design provides a refreshed, modern look, increased accessibility, and easier navigation for patrons and library staff.

If you have feedback on the new website, please submit it using this form.

The new website features all of the popular features of our current website, plus:

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