CDLINFO News: September, 2013

Changes to WEST Program Management

September 30, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print  |  Author: 

We are pleased to announce some changes in the WEST (Western Regional Storage Trust) program management as WEST enters into its next 3-year phase (Phase 2). Beginning in October 2013, … More

Emily Stambaugh to Speak on Shared Print

September 26, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

CDL’s Shared Print manager, Emily Stambaugh, will be a speaker at a free program entitled, “Getting off the Island:  Collaborating to Create Boundless Collections”, co-sponsored by OCLC, SCELC (Statewide California … More

Request 2.0: same same, but different

September 26, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

During the last two weeks of September, you may have noticed a change to the Request interface. CDL has upgraded Request, the interface UC staff, faculty, and students use to … More

Licensed Resources: RAND California Platform Change

September 26, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

RAND California (All campuses; on the RAND platform) http://uclibs.org/PID/8262 RAND California has had a platform change, including a new URL.  RAND California is a collection of social science data … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update — September 2013

September 25, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

It appears that CDL will be moving forward with a Demand Driven Acquisitions (DDA) pilot with YBP/Ebrary. Therefore, SCP expects to start distributing OCLC records for these DDA titles sometime … More

New Licensed Resources: Harvard University Press eBooks; Karger Journal Archive and eBooks

September 19, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Wendy Parfrey, CDL Shared Content Coordinator Harvard University Press eBooks, 2013 Custom Collection Along with other recently acquired digital ebook collections, all UC campuses will now have access to … More

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New Licensed Resource: Foundations & Trends – nowPublishers

September 19, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Julia Gelfand (UCI), Resource Liaison for nowPublishers The Berkeley, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced and San Diego campuses are now participating in a Tier 2 package from nowPublishers that releases … More

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UC Libraries Advisory Structure (UCLAS) Coordinating Committee Chair Appointed

September 19, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Systemwide Library Information,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

By Marlo Young (UCSD), UCLAS Communications Manager Monthly updates from the new University of California Advisory Structure will commence in October 2013. Rosalie Lack (CDL) has been appointed Chair of … More

Next Generation Technical Services Management Team Final Report

September 12, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Systemwide Library Information,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

The Council of University Librarians (CoUL) has just endorsed the Next Generation Technical Services Management Team Final Report (http://libraries.universityofcalifornia.edu/groups/files/ngts/docs/NGTS_final_report_0813.pdf). The NGTS Management Team established a model for cross-functional working groups … More

New Web Archive: Current Events in China – Popular Websites, Blogs & Twitters

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

By Su Chen, Head, UCLA East Asian Library Newsnet, Commentary, Blog, and Twitter are the major channels for over 500 million Chinese to access news, voice opinions, and exchange ideas … More