CDLINFO News: May, 2000

Co-Library Staff and New Arrivals

May 16, 2000  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. California Counts California Counts welcomes Ilona Einowski based at UCB, Marsha Fanshier based at UCSD, and Juri Stratford based at UCD.   For more information on California Counts see: … More

Elsevier Printing Problems

May 16, 2000  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

Some Windows users have experienced problems when printing articles from Elsevier titles. Solid black circles (of varying size) appear (seemingly at random) and obliterate the text on one or more … More

Persistent Identifier Server

May 16, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL Technologies group is working with the Shared Cataloging staff at UC San Diego (the “DISC” unit: Digital Information and Serials Cataloging – http://tpot.ucsd.edu/msdunits/scu/index.html to establish a prototype persistent … More

International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC) Meeting Summary

May 16, 2000  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

Beverlee French and Laine Farley recently attended the International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC, formerly known as Consortium of Consortia or COC) meeting on behalf of the CDL.  ICOLC is … More

California Counts – Government Information Initiative

May 16, 2000  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

California Counts, Phase I of the Government Information Initiative (highlighted in December 7, 1999 CDLINFO:  http://www.cdlib.org/news/cdlinfo/cdlinfo120799.html#2) is underway.  The CDL obtained a portion of the funding for the … More

New Listserv for Multi-Disciplinary Resources

May 16, 2000  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL has created the listserv, GENRES-L, to facilitate discussion regarding multi-disciplinary resources.  Any UC staff member can sign-on to the list. There are a variety of existing methods of … More

July Release: Tests and Mockup Available

May 16, 2000  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

Tests and Mockups for the CDL’s semi-annual release of new features and enhancements are now available at: [http://www.cdlib.org/libstaff/july2000/].  This page contains the most up-to-date information and links to test versions.  … More

CDL Web Site Updates

May 2, 2000  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

New additions to the CDL Web site include the “1999-Spring 2000 Highlights” document, which includes an overview of the CDL projects from the past year. It is available at: [http://www.cdlib.org/news/highlights.html]. … More

Historical Newspaper Online now available

May 2, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Historical Newspapers Online (available at: http://historynews.chadwyck.com/) contains indexes of newspaper articles from The Times® and The New York Times and a substantial portion of full-text for The Times. It is … More

Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe Developments (Linda Kennedy, UCD)

May 2, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Keeping up to date with changes in Lexis Nexis Academic Universe is a challenge; new titles are added and deleted every month.  There are currently more than 5,000 sources covered … More