CDLINFO News: June, 2000

Co-Library Staff

June 29, 2000  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. Clare Bellanti joins PIR/Request Team Claire Bellanti adds PIR/Request Team membership to her existing duties as the Director of the Southern Regional Storage Facility at UCLA.  As part of … More

What’s Coming with the July Release?

June 29, 2000  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

Readers are reminded that information about the July 19th release of the CDL web site and the CDL-hosted databases interface are available at [http://www.cdlib.org/libstaff/july2000/].  Most recently added to that site … More

The Library of California and the CDL Partnership

June 29, 2000  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Library of California [http://www.library.ca.gov/loc/ ] (created in 1998 with the goal to link all libraries in the state) and the CDL have formed a partnership to encourage the creation … More

JSTOR Interface Changes Implemented June 19, 2000

June 29, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

“Set Preferences” Feature The new “Set Preferences” feature incorporates the existing set page size option with the new ability to select and set a preferred printing option.  The … More

Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) Bibliography Udpate (Allan Urbanic, UCB)

June 29, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Russian Academy of Sciences has resumed contributions to this RLG Citation Resources database.  In May, the bibliography was updated with 100,000 retrospective records in anthropology, archaeology, and history (covering … More

SilverLinker: Links to Full Text from SilverPlatter Databases

June 29, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL recently purchased the SilverLinker tool, which provides linking capability from SilverPlatter database citations to full text.  This feature will be available in all SilverPlatter databases (those licensed locally … More

ABI/Inform Geographic Name Index Removed

June 29, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Earlier this year, ABI/Inform changed the way they indexed Geographic Names (GN). Originally, ABI/Inform used a controlled list of Geographic Names that were at the state/region level, and the CDL’s … More

Reminder: MLA Bibliography and ArtAbstracts Migration

June 29, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As discussed in a past CDLINFO (Vol. 3, No.8   http://www.cdlib.org/news/cdlinfo/cdlinfo061500.html#2), as of July 1 MLA Bibliography and ArtAbstracts will be provided by new vendors (SilverPlatter and H. … More

New Resources Available July 1

June 29, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Availability of the following four diverse and highly recommended resources is the result of the CDL’s consultative process with the CDL Joint Steering Committee on Shared Collections, Resource Liaisons, and … More

New Proxy Server Service FAQ

June 15, 2000  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

A Proxy Server Service FAQ is now available: [http://www.cdlib.org/inside/resources/services/offcampusaccess.html].  It describes the proxy server service and includes links to campuses information pages.  We would like to thank the Users Council … More