CDLINFO News: November, 2001

CDL Database Transitions

November 29, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. MLA’s Retirement from SilverPlatter It was announced in the October 25, 2001 issue of CDLINFO that Ovid was the new vendor selected for the MLA Bibliography.  There will be … More

Library Staff News

November 29, 2001  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. Jason Newborn and Margaret Tapper Join the CDL Request Team Jason Newborn and Margaret Tapper will join the CDL Request Team working 25% time for one year. Jason is … More

IEEE adds Alert feature (aka Update) (Camille Wanat, Resource Liaison)

November 29, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

There is a new release of IEEE Xplore.  The new feature that will be most useful to our users is the capability for email alerts. Other highlights from this … More

New Resource Liaisons Appointed

November 29, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

Below is a list of recent Resource Liaison appointees. Resource Liaisons are responsible for researching, reviewing, and monitoring their assigned resource(s) in order to maintain quality service to users.  More … More

Usability Testing Workshops Held

November 29, 2001  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Sixty UC Library staff, including campus Evaluation Liaisons, members of the Melvyl Education/Usability and Services Transition Teams, some SOPAG and Associate University Librarians for Public Service attended two Usability … More

New Resources Available

November 29, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Nature CDL is now providing access to Nature, the Nature Research journals, and the Nature Reviews journals for all UC users.  For over 130 years Nature has been one … More

CDL Database Transitions

November 29, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Transition Steering Committee, Users Council, and associated Resource Liaisons have been notified of the availability of the following databases and asked to begin testing. Other library staff may also … More

Request Update

November 8, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Lately, there has been a lot of behind-the-scenes activity in the Request project.  The RFP for consortial borrowing system (CBS) software, issued late in 2000, has culminated in a contract … More

New Resources Available

November 8, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Cambridge University Press [Note: The Cambridge University Press (CUP) web site has been experiencing technical difficulties; CUP is working to resolve the issue] Full-text access for all campuses to … More