Updating Location Information

One element of the new design is that location information for libraries and service points is now managed in a central place.  This allows address information to be edited in one place and then automatically propogated to all our websites, ensuring pages always show current information. A new branch in the CQ content tree, not […]

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Launching the New LibraryWeb

As you all are hopefully well aware, our almost year-long effort to redesign the Libraries primary public website is approaching its conclusion.  The new site will go live in soft-launch on June 3.  Hopefully all LibraryWeb content contributors are keeping up with Libraries Website Redesign Blog.  There's a lot of critical information there, so we […]

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Launching the New StaffWeb

Welcome to the new StaffWeb site, https://culis.columbia.edu/!  Besides the new look and feel, some other things are noticeably different. It was determined by content owners that some of the content in the old site was no longer needed, so that content is not there. Work is still underway to complete the transition. If you notice […]

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CQ Upgrade Work Continues

The Web CMS upgrade to the latest version of CQ is ongoing.  We’ve overcome some unexpected technical difficulties, and now expect to have the system back online sometime on Friday.  We will send an email when the upgrade is complete and it’s safe to login. The upgrade brings important changes to the underlying architecture of […]

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CQ Upgrade and Outage!

CQ is NOT available.  From today through Thursday, we will be upgrading our version of CQ. We hope to complete the update on Thursday morning, January 19.  Please do not attempt to use the system until you receive a confirmation email stating that the upgrade is complete. We will send out follow-up messages and blog […]

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Working with CourseWorks Guides in CQ

There are two types of CourseWorks guides: general subject guides and course-specific subject guides. For a general subject guide, you will need the four-character department code (PHIL = Philosophy). For a course-specific guide, you will need the four-character department code and the course number (HIST = History Department; course number G4000 Section 001).   Editing an existing […]

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