CDLINFO News: August, 2000

California Counts Prototype Update

August 15, 2000  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Background California Counts, CDL’s planned gateway to social science data, is Phase I of CDL’s government information initiative.  California Counts will provide a single, easy-to-use, WWW interface through which users … More

Bibliographer Group Surveys Available

August 15, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Responses from the May 2000 Subject Selector Surveys for Digital Collection Development are now available on the libstaff web site [http://www.cdlib.org/libstaff/sharedcoll/jsc/#surveys].  The surveys are conducted by the CDL Joint Steering … More

Database Updates Available on August 17

August 15, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. CDL migrates to New FirstSearch (NEW FS) Direct Web Access via FirstSearch On August 17th Users will see a new interface for FirstSearch.  CDL Directory records … More

New Resources Now Available

August 15, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

NOTE: The following new resources are not yet in the CDL Directory of Collections and Services; they will be added within the next 2 weeks.  You can access them directly … More

Co-Library Staff

August 2, 2000  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. Patricia Cruse Joins the CDL Trisha was previously on assignment to the CDL from UCSD.  As of August 1, she has been appointed to fill the Manager of … More

e-Book Task Force Appointed

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

An e-Book Task Force has been appointed by the Joint Steering Committee on Shared Collections (JSC) to define e-book operating guidelines and desirable features and evaluate current e-book experiments.  The … More

Shared Cataloging Update: Journal Cataloging and PIDs Complete (Becky Culbertson, UCSD)

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

With the addition of Ethnic Newswatch titles, cataloging of all the online journals in the publisher packages for which CDL has licensed access (as of June 30) has now been … More

Alan Ritch Reappointed to the CDL Joint Steering Committee on Shared Collections

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

Alan Ritch has agreed to serve a second term on the CDL Joint Steering Committee on Shared Collections.  The committee appreciates Alan’s substantial contributions to date and his willingness to … More

MyLibrary@CDL Prototype Now Available

August 2, 2000  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Tools and Services Working Group identified the need for a customizing tool to help users manage frequently used information resources in a meaningful way and integrate other personalization services.  … More

New Resource Liaisons Appointed

August 2, 2000  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

Please join the CDL in welcoming our new Resource Liaisons. AP Photo Archive Susan Jurist, UCSD Declassified Documents Reference System (DDRS) Andrea Sevetson, UCB Earthquake Engineering Abstracts (EEA) Bob Heyer-Gray, … More