The Argonne Research Library’s new library system will become available to the Argonne community beginning Jan. 28, 2019, and users of the library will notice a few new features. In addition to an updated interface for the library’s Research Navigator, employees will be able to view their individual library account, and renew print materials online.
By Mike Skwarek, Deputy CIO and Cyber Security Officer
Argonne’s cyber security experts remain vigilant in protecting the laboratory’s data around the clock. Recently, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Enterprise Assessment conducted a full assessment of Argonne’s unclassified and classified cyber security program. The assessment team consisted of 19 cyber technical (ethical … Read More »
The next IT maintenance weekend will start at 8 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 19, and end at 10 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.
The planned activities for the weekend include the following:
Saturday, Jan. 19, 8 a.m. – noon
Intermittent connectivity due to switch upgrades to networking, VOIP, and wireless equipment in the following buildings: 201, … Read More »
It’s important to be prepared for weather events including severe weather. Knowing what to look for can be a life-saving advantage.
Anthony Marzano, chief administrator for the Will County 911 Office and former Argonne deputy emergency management officer, will present a two-hour National Weather Service Basic Weather Spotter course on Thursday, March 7, 2019, from … Read More »
Beginning in early 2019, searching for and retrieving relevant information in Argonne’s web space will become a bit easier as the laboratory transitions to a new search engine. With the introduction of a new AI-powered search tool, visitors and employees will find it easier to locate the right … Read More »
On Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, Business and Information Systems (BIS) will be conducting maintenance on the database that supports the visitor registration system. Between 9 a.m. and noon the system will be unavailable.
The holiday season is a good time to review basic operations security (OPSEC) countermeasures.
When traveling away from home: Leave your home with a “lived in” look. Don’t advertise on social media that you will be gone over the holidays. Have a neighbor make periodic checks and collect mail and newspapers – or have these … Read More »
Today the laboratory received a phishing email asking recipients to open a pdf attachment to complete an online registration. The cyber team removed the message from mailboxes, but employees are asked to remain alert as other national labs have also recently experienced phishing attempts.
Anyone who receives a suspect email is asked to contact the Read More »
Update Aug. 29
Argonne’s new voicemail system is now in service. Starting Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, employees will need to call (630) 252-9610 to access old voicemail messages.
New voicemail system information is available here:
The Argonne … Read More »
The Argonne Research Library now offers electronic access to the ASM Handbooks. The ASM Handbooks are a comprehensive source of information on ferrous and non-ferrous metals and materials technology. Employees can search and browse content from all 30 volumes, plus print individual pages. The Library will monitor usage for the next few years to decide … Read More »
- Probing Natural Supersymmetry with ISR: A Snapshot of Stop and Higgsino Searches at ATLASJanuary 23 - 11:00 am
- Non-Planar and Mixed-Dimensional Heterostructures for Conventional and Unconventional ComputingJanuary 24 - 11:00 am
- Ion Traps for Precision Experiments in Nuclear and Atomic Physics at TITANJanuary 25 - 11:00 am
- HyMag, a new magnet invented by Argonne scientists, could advance technologies from golf carts to wind turbines -… https://t.co/Z6TvHLREXz 2 hours ago
- . @mbruozas @cylcogenesis_au and @jdomyancich at the Whale Arch in Utqiagvik, AK experiencing extreme temperatures o… https://t.co/yi9WestO3w 7 hours ago