CDLINFO News: March, 2003

Change to PubMed’s Automatic Term Mapping (Janice Contini, UCLA; PubMed Resource Liaison)

March 27, 2003  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Change to PubMed’s Automatic Term Mapping will affect phrase searching.  NLM plans to improve the ability of PubMed to find appropriate Medical Subject Headings (MeSH terms) by removing the phrase … More

And while We’re on the Subject of Browsers

March 27, 2003  |  Category:  Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

In some browsers (e.g., Netscape 4.x versions, Opera, and Mozilla) when the font size is much larger than the default settings, the entire Web page is not visible on the … More

It is Time to Update your Browsers

March 27, 2003  |  Category:  Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

Vendors are removing support for older browser versions, e.g., Netscape 4.x. The removal of support for older browser versions may cause problems for UC library users in locales that … More

Library Staff News

March 13, 2003  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. The CDL Welcomes Peter Brantley; Thanks John Ober (Dan Greenstein) I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Brantley to the position of Director … More

Using Citation Management Software Web Page

March 13, 2003  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As promised earlier this year, the CDL now has an updated information page, “Using Citation Management Software with Vendor Databases” (previously titled, “The A&I Transition and Citation Management Software”).  We … More

eScholarship Repository Reaches Major Milestones

March 13, 2003  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing  |  Author: 

The eScholarship Repository <http://repositories.cdlib.org/escholarship/> has reached several major milestones since its launch in April 2002.  The Repository offers University of California faculty a central online location for depositing working papers, … More

Open Access Resources

March 13, 2003  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL Joint Steering Committee on Shared Collections (JSC) recommended, and SOPAG concurred, that selected freely available ejournal content be linked (via UC-eLinks), cataloged by Shared Cataloging, entered into the … More

New Resources Available

March 13, 2003  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

NOTE: New resources listed below 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