CDLINFO News: July, 2001

New Resources Available

July 26, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Springer LINK Books/Book Series The recently signed Springer LINK journals contract was expanded to include the LINK Books/Book Series.  The full list of Springer LINK Books/Book Series … More

CDL Database Transitions

July 26, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Database Vendors Chosen The Transition Steering Committee has made the following recommendations regarding new vendors.  These are in addition to the database transitions already in process, which include PubMed … More

July 2001 Release of Content and Services

July 23, 2001  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Counting California Release Counting California [http://countingcalifornia.cdlib.org] provides UC users and the public with “one-stop-shopping” for government data and statistics about California. In this first release of the service, researchers … More

Company of Biologists (COB) Now Available on Highwire Press (Barbara Schader, UCLA

July 12, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As of June 15th, the three Company of Biologists (COB) titles are now available on Highwire Press.  The new URLs for the 3 titles published by Company of Biologists are: … More

Evolving User Instruction – CDL-Hosted Workshop Coming

July 12, 2001  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL, with the endorsement and assistance of SOPAG, is sponsoring a workshop this September aimed at instruction and reference practitioners responsible for teaching new and new versions of Abstracting … More

New Resources Available

July 12, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. The Index to Current Urban Documents (ICUD) (Julia Gelfand, UCI) Coordinated by Julia Gelfand, five campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Los Angeles, Irvine and San Diego) have licensed the Index to … More

CDL Database Transitions

July 12, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. ERIC (Telnet) via Stanford No Longer Available Stanford is in the process of restructuring its locally loaded databases.  As part of this process, Stanford staff decided to discontinue the … More

Library Staff News

July 12, 2001  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. CDL Joint Steering Committee on Shared Collections The CDL is pleased to announce that Lorelei Tanji, Head of Collection Development at UC Irvine, has been appointed to a three-year … More

Statistics Summary Report Available

July 12, 2001  |  Category:  Newsletter,Usage Statistics  |  Author: 

The second annual statistical profile of the CDL is now available from the “About the CDL” publications web site <[http://www.cdlib.org/about/publications/>, entitled The California Digital Library: Key Indicators of Collections … More

Nature Licensing Update

July 12, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Some of the major concerns regarding Nature’s institutional model have been addressed, so the CDL has begun licensing negotiations.  There are still several outstanding issues that need to be resolved.  … More