CDLINFO News: June, 2001

Access to Kluwer Full-Text (Julia Gelfand, UCI)

June 28, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

For most Kluwer and Kluwer affiliate content licensed by the CDL, full-text access is available to all UC users.  There are, however, still some cases where full text is not … More

CDL Database Transitions

June 28, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Access to OCLC Databases Changing Soon OCLC is making a significant change in the way they handle their Z39.50 databases.  The result of this change is that the FirstSearch … More

Robots or Intelligent Agents and IEEE Xplore System

June 14, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Licenses negotiated by the CDL often describe and limit certain types of use.  For example, some licenses do not allow activity from robots/intelligent agents.  (Robots/intelligent agents are programs that automatically … More

Update on the Request Service

June 14, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Special Collections Pilot A pilot extension of the Request service to special collections materials is now being tested and is expected to debut for users this summer.  Under … More

CDL Database Transitions

June 14, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. GeoRef Vendor Chosen The Transition Steering Committee (TSC) has recommended Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (CSA) as the vendor for GeoRef.  GeoRef access via CSA will begin July 1, 2001.  As … More