CDLINFO News: December, 2006

Retrospective Bibliographic Searching in the Life Sciences

December 14, 2006  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Beth Weil (UC Berkeley), Web of Science Resource Liaison UC has just obtained access to the Biosis backfile (Biosis Archive) which comprehensively covers the biological sciences literature from 1926-1968.  … More

New Citation Report provides H Index

December 14, 2006  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The latest quarterly software update for Web of Science introduced a new feature called the Citation Report.  It captures citation activity and identifies citation trends.  The Citation … More

XTF Update

December 14, 2006  |  Category:  Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

CDL announces the latest XTF release: version 1.9. The main feature of the new XTF release is greatly improved documentation.  Almost all features are now fully documented, allowing users … More

UC Electronic Resources Management System (ERMS) Project Update

December 14, 2006  |  Category:  Collection Development,ERMS,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The following is a summary of recent ERMS project activities, and plans for the coming months. Ex Libris product manager Ted Koppel visited the CDL in November.  As a result … More

Mass Digitization: Open Content Alliance and the UC Libraries

December 14, 2006  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

On December 6, 2006, Microsoft released the beta Live Search Books (http://books.live.com), providing a new portal to access UC libraries books scanned by the Internet Archive (IA) for the Open … More