CDLINFO News: November, 1999

Compendex Plus Database Access to Change

November 2, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Background In December 1996, UC signed a favorable 6-year (6 years limited to CPI-based price increases) contract with Engineering Index (EI) to license the Compendex Plus database and to mount … More

OCLC FirstSearch Interface Changes

November 2, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

OCLC has released the new FirstSearch service, which includes a new interface and many new features.  OCLC will continue to add more features and databases.  Please consult their Web site … More

January Release: Tests and Mockups Available

November 2, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

With the January 5, 2000 “release” of CDL collections and services, several interface changes are scheduled.   For example, the CDL home page will have a new look that will … More