CDLINFO News: March, 2004

Library Staff News

March 25, 2004  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. Laura Fosbender Joins the CDL The CDL is pleased to announce that Laura Fosbender joined the office this month on a two-year staff contract as a Library Data Analyst.  … More

EndNote Version 7: Connection Files for the Melvyl Catalog

March 25, 2004  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Users have reported that the connection file dated 6/6/03 that shipped with EndNote’s Version 7 release does not work for the Melvyl Catalog.  However, the Melvyl Catalog connection file dated … More

Database Services: More Information About Alerts

March 25, 2004  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Two new web pages will help you and your library users find useful information about Alerts/Updates and the presence of UC-eLinks and other services in databases. The first page, … More

Alerts in Web of Science

March 25, 2004  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Beth Weil, Head Librarian, Marian Koshland Bioscience and Natural Resources Library, UC Berkeley We now have access to a new method for keeping up-to-date on the impact of your … More

One–Day CDL Workshop Coming: Digital Library Services for UC’s Libraries

March 25, 2004  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Prompted by suggestions from many UC library staff, and with the advice and input of the Systemwide Operations and Planning Advisory Group (SOPAG), the CDL is hosting one-day sessions designed … More

ProQuest User Interface Trial

March 11, 2004  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The UC was one of only a handful of institutions selected to evaluate a new interface and search features being developed by ProQuest.  UC librarians voiced their opinions … More

Metasearch Infrastructure: User Needs Assessment Activities

March 11, 2004  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The needs assessment has been designed to help the project designers understand current usage patterns and user needs, discover similarities and differences across a variety of audiences, find out which … More

UC’s eScholarship Repository Adds Peer-Reviewed Publications

March 11, 2004  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing  |  Author: 

University of California faculty can now use the eScholarship Repository to provide free, open access to peer-reviewed series and journals online at http://repositories.cdlib.org/escholarship/peer_review_list.html. The eScholarship Repository’s new peer-review capability provides … More

ILL Requests for Electronic Resources Now Available Through UC-eLinks

March 11, 2004  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Systemwide Operations and Planning Advisory Group (SOPAG) has approved a recommendation from the Resource Sharing Committee (RSC) that interlibrary loan (ILL) requests for items with electronic copy no longer … More

Reed-Elsevier: Title Lists Available

March 11, 2004  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Effective January 1, 2004, the UC community has had access to a selected list of approximately 1,200 of Reed-Elsevier’s scholarly journals, including titles produced by Harcourt Health Sciences, Academic … More