CDLINFO News: November, 2012

A unique gift that supports the libraries

November 30, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Are you stuck for holiday gift giving ideas?  Want to find a memorable and reasonably priced holiday present?  Can’t think of what to give to a recent UC grad or … More

Springer Journals and Ebook Migrating to New Springer Platform 11/26/12

November 19, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Springer Journal and Ebook content will be migrating to a new Springer platform effective Monday, November 26.  Springer will redirect all users to the new SpringerLink site at this time. … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update — November 2012

November 15, 2012  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

By Adolfo Tarango, Head, Systemwide Collection Services The major serial record additions for the past month were to Academic Search Complete (177 titles), Open Access (147 titles), JSTOR (94 titles), … More

IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) eBooks

November 14, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Julia Gelfand, UC Irvine, Resource Liaison for IET eBooks Several campuses have selected to participate in a Tier 2 for an eBook collection from the Institution of Engineering and … More

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HathiTrust October Update

November 9, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Heather Christenson, Project Manager, Mass Digitization Top HathiTrust news for October includes the announcement (within the Board of Governors), of HathiTrust Executive Committee officers, including UCSD’s Brian Schottlaender as … More

eScholarship Site Redesigned

November 8, 2012  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing  |  Author: 

Catherine Mitchell, Director, Access & Publishing eScholarship has a new look!  Over the past few months, we’ve redesigned the eScholarship homepage and informational pages to enable us to highlight important … More

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DataUp Service Update — September & October 2012

November 6, 2012  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities We formally launched DataUp on 2 October. Most of September was devoted to preparing for this launch. This included close coordination among several … More

Merritt Service Update — September & October 2012

November 6, 2012  |  Category:  Merritt,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities As part of the Datashare project, we developed several new features: Data user agreements (DUA): Curators may now require anyone downloading their … More

DMPTool Service Update — September & October 2012

November 6, 2012  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities October was our biggest month ever: 375 new users in October. There is now a total of almost 3500 users, and they’ve created almost … More

Why do CRL records display in Melvyl under UC Libraries?

November 6, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

You may have wondered why records for items held at the Center for Research Libraries (CRL), located in Chicago,  show up under Level 2 with the University of California Libraries … More