CDS News - Breaking News   [updated 29 Oct 2016]

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Item added 29/10/16

Reboot at 13:00 29/10/16

The entire system will be unavailable for up to ~15 mins. CrystalWorks will not be available during this period directly and also via the Royal Society of Chemistry Portal.

Apologies for the short notice.

The Reboot has been successfully completed