CDLINFO News: March, 1998

Current CDL Initiatives

March 24, 1998  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

In its efforts to build a core team, expand electronic collections, and facilitate access to resources for the UC community, the CDL is engaged in … More

John Ober Joins the California Digital Library as the Assistant Director, Education and Communications

March 24, 1998  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

On May 11, 1998, John Ober will assume the post of Assistant Director, Education and Communications, California Digital Library.  In his new role, John will be responsible for managing CDL … More

Library Planning and Action Initiative (LPAI) Web Site Moves to California Digital Library

March 15, 1998  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

The LPAI web site, which originally was located at UC San Francisco, has moved to the California Digital Library to the following address: [http://www.lpai.ucop.edu] This site contains links to the … More

CDL Collection Framework Documents

March 15, 1998  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

DRAFT University of California [http://www.lpai.ucop.edu/outcomes/cdl/selectio.pdf] 1. Selection and licensing of resources should be carried out observing the same considerations applied in the effective development of other library collections. … More

Negotiations Update: Strategies for the CDL

March 15, 1998  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Following the recommendations of the STIC Task Force, the CDL is negotiating for UC access to electronic content from a number of prominent publishers of scientific journals.  Our aim is … More

CDL Collection Development

March 15, 1998  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As a “co-library” with the nine campus libraries, the CDL has responsibility for developing a statewide digital collection to serve the University’s common and specialized information needs.  The CDL will … More

List of Electronic Journal Collections Available via the Melvyl Web System

March 8, 1998  |  Category:  Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

To facilitate access to the full text of journals from targeted publishers, links have been added to citations in Melvyl abstracting and indexing databases.  Using these links, users can go … More

The Science, Technology, and Industry Collection (STIC)

March 8, 1998  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Initially, the Science, Technology, and Industry Collection will provide broad coverage of a critical mass of publisher-produced digital information in the health, life, and physical sciences, and engineering.  … More

Digital Collections of the CDL

March 8, 1998  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL) is building a shared digital collection to serve the University’s academic information needs.  The CDL collection consists of both material licensed by the CDL and … More

Organization of the CDL

March 1, 1998  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

A core of senior management staff at the Office of the President is responsible for planning and creating the California Digital Library.  Several temporary advisory committees and working task forces … More