Teaching and Learning Tools

UBC Library Catalogue System Upgrade May 1, 2017 09:00 – May 8, 2017 17:00 PT

Please be advised that the UBC Library Catalogue system is being upgraded from Monday May 1st 9:00 am to Monday May 8 at 5:00 pm. During this time, users will not be able to login to their My Library accounts, which means that renewals, recalls, ASRS and online fines payment will not be available. The […]

iPeer Unavailable April 3, 2017 13:00 PT – 18:00 PT

iPeer disruption has been resolved by April 3, 2017 18:00 PT (some users may had intermittent problems in late afternoon).

Connect Scheduled Maintenance – March 25, 2017 05:00 – 07:00 PT

Connect will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance  on March 25, 2017 05:00 – 07:00 PT.

Moodle LMS Vulnerability – March 22, 2017 11:00 PT

A critical vulnerability has been detected in Moodle, the open source PHP-based learning management system (LMS). The issue is a SQL injection vulnerability, which allows an attacker to execute PHP code on the victim’s server. Severity Critical CVE Number CVE-2017-2641 Impacted Platforms The vulnerability will affect almost all Moodle versions, including 3.2 to 3.2.1, 3.1 […]

RESOLVED – Connect functionality issues – Mitigation steps: March 17th, 2017, 14:50 – 15:30 PT

The mitigation steps were successful. Connect remained available throughout the process. The affected functionality have been restored.

Connect functionality issues – Mitigation steps: March 17th, 2017, 14:50 – 15:30 PT

Mitigation steps will be taken between 14:50 PT and 15:30 PT today. Connect may become unexpectedly unavailable.

Connect functionality issues – March 17th, 2017, 13:00 PT

There are problems with the following functionality in Connect as of March 17, 2017 13:00 PT:   -Updates: Students are not able to view notifications through the “Updates” area of the global navigation menu   -Course Properties: Changes to course availability will hang and throw an error, but will be processed correctly   -Item Analysis: […]

Moodle Maintenance Mar 15, 2017 06:00-06:30 PT

Moodle will be unavailable on Wednesday March 15th from 06:00-06:30 PT due to system maintenance. UBC Medicine Continuing Professional Development courses will be unavailable.

Connect scheduled maintenance March 11, 2017 05:00 – 07:00 PT

Connect will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance on March 11, 2017 from 05:00 – 07:00 PT