CDLINFO News: December, 2004

OAC Update: Finding Aid Submission Requirements Post-January 2005

December 9, 2004  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Institutions contributing EAD finding aids to the Online Archive of California (OAC) should note the following upcoming dates pertaining to the release of OAC 3.0 in January 2005.  For more … More

CDL Database Transition Procedures

December 9, 2004  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL only reluctantly makes changes in systemwide databases or database platforms so as to minimize change for users and minimize the work for the campuses and the CDL.  At … More

New Resource Available

December 9, 2004  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Early American Newspapers (1690-1876) The CDL has acquired Early American Newspapers (1690-1876), a historical collection of American newspapers from Readex/Newsbank. The Early American Newspapers (EAN) collection was formed by … More

MLA Via Ovid: Access Extended Through June 2005

December 9, 2004  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

MLA is removing their database (MLA International Bibliography) from Ovid.  Their intent was to not renew any MLA accounts with Ovid if the account expired after July 2004.  UC’s contract … More