CDLINFO News: July, 1999

PREMEDLINE is Going Away

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The National Library of Medicine will discontinue its Z39.50 server to the MEDLINE data (back to 1966) and the PREMEDLINE data effective December 13, 1999.  MEDLINE/HealthSTAR is offered to UC … More

Resource Liaisons (update)

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

Resource Liaisons met Monday, July 26 in Oakland to discuss their charge.  Liaisons will 1) monitor technical and content performance; 2) identify enhancements that producers might make; 3) coordinate input … More

Elsevier Journals Now Available via the CDL Directory [http://www.cdlib.org/]

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Readers are reminded that the CDL’s “Collections Update” document (available at: [http://www.cdlib.org/libstaff/sharedcoll/docs/]) is updated regularly with information about resources being negotiated and expected times for availability.  Campus Collection … More

Multi-Resource Search Tool

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Campus librarians and CDL staff met on July 13 to plan the CDL-hosted multi-resource search tool, a function being planned for implementation in January 2000. Attendees were Roy Tennant and … More

Request/PIR News — Extending to Articles

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

A report is available with details on plans for extending the present books-only Request function to include journal articles.  The report is being used in discussions with SOPAG, University Librarians, … More

Contacts for Questions or Problems

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

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

CDL Milestones

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL Milestones are now posted on the CDL informational web site under News and Developments.  Please share news of this resource with your colleagues!

CDL Welcomes Sherell Holcomb

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Sherell Holcomb reports to Joan Gargano, Director, CDL-Technologies.  She assists in the creation of project plans and reports and participates in the weekly review of project planning and management reports.  … More

Getting Started Guide for “Profile” Available

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

A new overview of the “Profile” service for CDL-hosted databases is now available in the “Guides” section of the CDL web [http://www.cdlib.org/services/info_services/guides/index.html].  The guide includes step-by-step instructions and screen shots … More

CDL Outreach Tools

July 29, 1999  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Two new outreach tools are available that will be useful to describe the CDL, its collections and services, and its relationship to local campuses as a co-library.  Acting on discussion … More