CDLINFO News: September, 1998

Contacts for Questions or Problems

September 22, 1998  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

If you have problems accessing or using the Melvyl system or have questions, including questions about the status of electronic journal collections and Internet resources, you can contact CDL staff … More

CDL Milestones

September 22, 1998  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL Milestones are now posted on the new CDL informational web site [http://www.cdlib.org/] under News and Developments.

JSTOR Collection of Journals is Now Accessible by UC Users

September 22, 1998  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This collection contains full-text articles in 55 journals covering Anthropology, Asian Studies, Ecology, Economics, Education, Finance, History, Mathematics, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies, and Sociology.  JSTOR plans to make available … More

OCLC Ports and Response Time Developments

September 22, 1998  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Over the past several months, CDL has collected detailed statistics about the causes of turnaways to OCLC’s FirstSearch databases.  While the largest number of turnaways is due to ports being … More

Patron Initiated Requesting Project – Updates Scheduled

September 22, 1998  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Patron Initiated Requesting (PIR) Project, designed to facilitate rapid access to physical materials on all campuses and in the Regional Storage Facilities, is holding its first staff update meeting. … More

January “Opening” of the CDL Web Site – Update

September 22, 1998  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

Campus libraries are making a substantial contribution to the design of the fully integrated CDL web site.  This web site, which will replace the current description-only web site, will be … More