CDLINFO News: February, 1999

Links to Full Content

February 25, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

In response to several comments from librarians we wish to clarify information about the status and timing of adding links from the CDL Directory to journal titles or from CDL-hosted … More

Enhancements to Request/PIR

February 25, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Thanks to diligent reporting by campus ILL staff, Request has been improved by making a number of refinements and solving various problems.  A significant enhancement is that users may now … More

CDL Brochures Available

February 25, 1999  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

A print brochure describing the CDL and the collaboration leading to collections, services, and tools is now available.  A set of brochures has been distributed to each University Librarian and … More

Shared Collections Survey Results, Selection Criteria, and Summary

February 25, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Shared Collections site on the CDL Directory (www.cdlib.org/libstaff/sharedcoll) contains information, documents, and links related to CDL shared collections and the various committees working on shared collections for the … More

Strategic Innovations Working Group Appointed

February 25, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL and its partners will identify many core technologies, both hard and soft, which are new, undeveloped, or nonexistent but some form of which are needed to realize digital … More

Improving accuracy of the CDL Directory of Collections and Services

February 4, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL continues to use staff and user comments to update many entries in the CDL Directory.  Two of the most important recent revisions cover Highwire Titles and additions to … More

Options for Linking into the CDL Directory

February 4, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Creators of web pages have a great deal of flexibility in how they provide access to the CDL Directory from their web sites.  While the simplest approach is to create … More

“Help! We can’t access our favorite database!”

February 4, 1999  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDLINFO readers and the patrons whose interests they represent are reminded that reporting or investigating access problems is best done via the CDL Helpline at (510) 987-0555 or via email … More

New source for breaking news: CDLALERT-

February 4, 1999  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDLALERT-L is sponsored by the CDL and publishes announcements of systemwide interest to our users (e.g., announcements of downtime, new access points, etc.).  Subscribers will be alerted to important news … More

CDL Tools and Services Working Group

February 4, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL UL Richard Lucier has charged the CDL Tools and Services Working Group with focusing on tools and services for sharing, accessing, manipulating, and integrating scholarly content in … More