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Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Notice of Building Closure and Service Changes
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The OU is currently experiencing an issue with their telephony services which is also affecting the library helpdesk. As a result, no phone calls can be made or received to the library helpdesk, webchat is still available.
The Chat to a Librarian service will be unavailable on Saturday 16th July from 3am to 11am for maintenance.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
There will be a reduced Library Helpdesk service over Easter, but you will still be able to Chat to a Librarian.
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