CDLINFO News: March, 1999

Pat Flowers Remembered (Alan Ritch, UC Santa Cruz

March 31, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

On Tuesday, March 23, 1999, the University of California lost one of its finest librarians, when Pat Flowers, UC Riverside, passed away, having suffered a heart attack at her library … More

Remember CDLALERT

March 31, 1999  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

To receive current, detailed information that may be of immediate interest to UC library staff on new content and revisions to the CDL web sites, including the Directory of Collections … More

Bibliographers Listserv

March 31, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL has created the libchair-l@ucop.edu listserv for the Chairs of Bibliographer and Library Subject Groups.  This will be an “open” list, so non-members may send information to it, but … More

Shared Collections: New Documents Available

March 31, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

There are new additions to CDL web shared collections materials (www.cdlib.org/libstaff/sharedcoll/).  A new chart called “Summary of Survey Results for Commercial Files with Multiple Mention” has been added.  It is … More

ICOLC Meeting March 4-6, 1999

March 31, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Beverlee French, associate director for shared collections and services, represented the CDL at the recent meeting of the International Coalition of Library Consortia.  Not only does this group … More

New Name for CDL’s MEDLINE PLUS Database

March 31, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL-hosted database MEDLINE PLUS has been renamed MEDLINE/HealthSTAR.  The National Library of Medicine now offers their consumer-based system with the name MEDLINE PLUS.  Any direct links to MEDLINE PLUS … More

TEN Database Removal

March 31, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As has been discussed with various groups including SOPAG and the User Services Group, the TEN-year Catalog will be removed from both the telnet and web versions of the system.  … More

RILM and PAIS Available in Test Mode

March 31, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. RILM (@OCLC) Abstracts of Music Literature Database The RILM (@OCLC) database, produced by Repertoire International de Literature Musicale, will be available on the CDL web site with … More

Melvyl Transition Overview Now Available

March 11, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

With a constantly growing collection of resources, and new and evolving tools to use them, the historical distinction between a monolithic “Melvyl System” and “everything else” is less and less … More

Digital Library Strategies Forum

March 11, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

In part inspired by the successful “DLA Updates,” but different in scope and structure, the CDL is hosting in-person forums — one in the north and one in the south … More