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Calisphere exceeds half a million items!

May 26, 2016  |  Categories:  Calisphere,Newsletter  |  Author: 

“The deeper you look, the more you’ll discover.” Today, the Calisphere motto rings particularly true, as we celebrate the growth of the collection to over half a million items! (Or … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: May 2016

May 20, 2016  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For the month of April, our major serial record distributions include EBSCO journals (78 titles), JSTOR online journals (55 titles), Superstar Chinamaxx journals (52 titles), and Open Access journals … More

University of Chicago Press Journals Move to the Atypon Platform

May 20, 2016  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The University of Chicago Press launched of a new online home for the University of Chicago Press’s portfolio of nearly 70 journals on the Atypon platform.  The new platform … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – Nutrition Science Collection

May 20, 2016  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Seven campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, and San Francisco) are participating in a Tier 2 license for the Nutrition Science Collection from the American Society of Nutrition. … More

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Exploration of Training for UC Librarians in Research Data Curation

May 19, 2016  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3)  |  Author: 

As research data curation becomes an integral part of library services, for some librarians it is a core job duty and thus requires specialized, expert-level knowledge. Others may only need … More

Brian Riley joins UC3

May 19, 2016  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Brian Riley, Application Programmer with CDL’s Discovery & Delivery team, has been on loan to UC3 working on the DMPTool service – helping with our AWS migration and implementing some … More

CDL Welcomes Jim Vanderveen to UC3

May 19, 2016  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Please welcome Jim Vanderveen, who has worked at UC Davis the past 4 years as their Bibliographic Database Coordinator.  Jim previously worked at CSU Sacramento Office of Water Programs … More

Rosalie Lack moves to UCLA Library

May 18, 2016  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Rosalie Lack, CDL’s Web Archiving Coordinator, has accepted a position with the UCLA library.  Her last day at the CDL will be May 24. During her time with the … More

New Open Access (OA) Resources: Luminos, Open Library of Humanities, Open Book Publishers

May 18, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries are supporting a number of innovative open access initiatives in scholarly publishing this year. Luminos (http://www.luminosoa.org/) is the University of California Press’s new OA publishing program for … More

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CDL Welcomes Conclusion of Authors Guild v. Google

May 17, 2016  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

CDL welcomes the conclusion of the Authors Guild’s decade long lawsuit against Google. The suit came to an end April 18th when the Supreme Court declined to hear the Authors … More

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