CDLINFO News: May, 2013

Melvyl Enhancements – May 2013

May 29, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

OCLC has made two enhancements to WorldCat Local that impact Melvyl.  These include the following: Support for IE10 WorldCat Local functionality, such as item availability and view now links, is … More

HathiTrust April 2013 Update

May 20, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Heather Christenson, Project Manager, Mass Digitization The HathiTrust April 2013 Update is now available.   Several important new developments are announced in the newsletter: Service to support access for users … More

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HathiTrust Services for Users With Print Disabilities

May 20, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Heather Christenson, Project Manager, Mass Digitization In an important new development, HathiTrust now provides a way for the UC campuses to offer full view of some of the in-copyright … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update — May 2013

May 20, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

By Adolfo Tarango, Head, Systemwide Collection Services Last month Springer topped our list for most titles distributed, 2731, which included the first titles sent, 41, for the newest Springer subject … More

Five things I learned at IIPC

May 16, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

I recently attended the International Internet Preservation Consortium (IIPC) General Assembly.  The IIPC is a consortium of libraries, academic institutions and other organization engaged in web archiving.  The IIPC’s General Assembly included … More

10,000,000 HathiTrust Records Now Have Clear Labels in Melvyl

May 15, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

In response to user feedback from the UC community, OCLC has relabeled more than 10,000,000 Melvyl (WorldCat Local) records making it easy to distinguish if a digitized work in HathiTrust … More

CDL Welcomes New UC3 Staff

May 15, 2013  |  Category:  Merritt,Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

By Stephen Abrams, UC3 Associate Director CDL’s UC3 program has just completed a flurry of hiring to fill four positions, two funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Joshua Hubbard … More

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WAS Service Update: April 2013

May 10, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities WAS at Society of California Archivists (SCA), Berkeley, CA. April 11 – 13. The WAS team attended and staffed a booth. Rosalie Lack … More

DataUp Service Update: April 2013

May 10, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities We gathered potential stakeholders of DataUp in Santa Barbara, CA for a meeting to discuss the tool’s future directions. The meeting took place … More

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DMPTool Service Update: April 2013

May 10, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities DMPTool webinar series: The first webinar, an introduction to the DMPTool, will be May 28. Register for the webinar: http://bit.ly/Z4g43Z Read more … More