Due to system maintenance, the MERLIN Library Catalog will not be available on Thursday, March 30, 2017.
You can still check out books and reserve items, as well as submit interlibrary loan requests. The information below details what services are affected.
If you have any questions, please contact the Ellis Library Circulation Desk at 573-882-3362 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I still see what books the MU Libraries have?
Can I check out books from the MU Libraries while MERLIN is down?
Can I request books from the other libraries listed in MOBIUS/Prospector?
Can I place a hold on a book in the MU Libraries?
No. You cannot place a hold/request for a book in MERLIN while the system is down.
Can I use the self-checkout machine to check out books while MERLIN is down?
Can I renew books that I have checked out?
No. We will be unable to renew books until MERLIN is restored.
Can I request a book from UMLD?
No. You will be unable to request books from the UMLD until MERLIN is restored.
Search MOBIUS while MERLIN is unavailable.
MOBIUS includes records for the MU Libraries' holdings, as well as those for other academic institutions in Missouri.
Can I check out books on reserves?
Can I check out equipment on reserve?
Will access to E-Reserves be affected?
Will I be charged a fine for books due while MERLIN is down?
Can I still submit interlibrary loan requests?
Can I check my MERLIN account?
What do I do if I have questions about a library fine?
Can I still access databases and ejournals?