Off-campus use of library services and Blackboard may not be available from Friday 11:30 pm – Sun 12 noon (see message below), but will be available in the library on Sat. 10:30am – 4:30pm.
Below is the email sent out to all students, faculty and staff. (If you didn’t see this email, be sure to check your Lawrence Tech email account. If you don’t use your Lawrence Tech email, you can forward it to the email account you use most often.)
“In order to perform some critical system maintenance and prepare for an upcoming major Banner upgrade, most Lawrence Tech systems will be down from approximately 11:30 p.m. Friday, October 23rd – Sunday, October 25th at noon. Banner, Blackboard, CORE, ImageNow, and off campus use of Library systems, along with other systems will not be available during this period.
Campus Internet and wireless connectivity, campus phones, Google based email service, and on campus use of Library systems WILL be available during this period. If this maintenance is completed and further tests are successful, the Banner upgrade will be scheduled for the weekend of November 7th – 8th. If needed, the next scheduled significant downtime will be during spring break.
If you have any questions, please contact the Help Desk at 248.204.2330.
Tim Chavis, Executive Director, LTU IT Services”