CDLINFO News: June, 2016

John Borghi Joins CDL!

June 28, 2016  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

John joins the UC3 team as a CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation for the Sciences and Social Sciences (http://www.clir.org/fellowships/postdoc/applicants/dc-science). His fellowship is focused on exploring issues around preservation and … More

Thomson Reuters Resources: Changes for 2016

June 27, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

With the new Web of Science/ISI contract, Journal Citation Reports (JCR) has moved to the InCites platform, which also includes a new to UC product, Essential Scientific Indicators (ESI).  Together, … More

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Introducing: Calisphere exhibitions!

June 27, 2016  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Join a civil rights protest. Marvel at the engineering of an early car. Get a glimpse of what life was like for people throughout history. Calisphere’s new “exhibitions” invite researchers and general … More

New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – Late Qing Dynasty Periodical Full Text Database (1833-1911)

June 27, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Six campuses (Berkeley, Irvine, Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Barbara and Santa Cruz) are participating in the Tier 2 license of the Late Qing Dynasty Periodical Full Text Database (1833-1911). … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – TRIP Pro

June 23, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

TRIP Pro is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care. Five campuses (Berkeley, … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – ASCE Research Library

June 23, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Eight campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara) are selectively participating in a variety of content options made available in a three year (2016-18) Tier … More

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WorldCat Discovery beta: New cover art image for articles

June 22, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on June 26, 2016 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.cdlib.org/services/d2d/melvyl/public/. (Note that … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: June 2016

June 22, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For May 2016, a notable new package added is ICPSR online datasets (includes: 9,261 titles of monographs, 4 titles of serials, and 5 titles of databases), thanks to UCB’s … More

WEST passes resolution honoring Lizanne Payne

June 13, 2016  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

The WEST Executive Committee passed the following resolution on May 20, 2016 to thank Lizanne Payne for her leadership.   Resolution Honoring Elizabeth A. (Lizanne) Payne Whereas Elizabeth A. Payne has advanced the efforts … More

Release of new EZID user interface

June 13, 2016  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce the all-new EZID user interface, which improves the site’s look and feel, provides a better platform for outreach, and makes it even easier for researchers … More

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