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WEST member meeting at ALA Annual in San Francisco: Please RSVP if you plan to attend

May 11, 2015  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Annual WEST Member Meeting is happening on Sunday, June 28, 2015 from 1:00-2:00 pm in the Hotel Nikko San Francisco (in the Golden Gate room). Please RSVP to our poll … More

Call for Cycle 4 Archive Disclosures – Due May 29th

May 1, 2015  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The WEST project team recently sent out a call for WEST Archive Holders to submit metadata records describing the journal backfiles archived during WEST Cycle 4. The archiving agreements formalized each cycle … More

Announcing WEST’s new FAQ!

April 21, 2015  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST has revised its FAQ! The new WEST FAQ includes the following three sections: The Who, What, Where and How of WEST Accessing WEST Archives The Call for Holdings … More

Cycle 5 Collections Analysis Currently Underway

April 10, 2015  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

In the fall, 86 members submitted files for 109 OCLC symbols, totaling 2.4 million records. With those records, approximately 30,000 journal backfiles were identified for cycle 5 collections analysis – which … More

New WEST Archive Holders Orientation Webinar

April 3, 2015  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

In Archive Cycle 4, WEST welcomed several more institutions to act as Archive Holders. Thank you to both our new and existing Archive Holders (now totaling 32!) for their commitment … More

Update Delivered at ALA Midwinter 2015 WEST Member Meeting

February 20, 2015  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Midwinter WEST Member Meeting took place on Sunday, Feb. 01, 2015 from 1-2:30 pm in the Hilton Chicago (Continental C). Thank you to everyone who braved the snow storm to … More

WEST member meeting at ALA Midwinter in Chicago: Please RSVP if you plan to attend

November 26, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Annual WEST Member Meeting is happening on Sunday, Feb. 01, 2015 from 1-2:30 pm in the Hilton Chicago (Continental C). Please RSVP to our poll (found here) if you plan … More

Call for WEST Cycle 3 (2013/14) statistics underway

November 18, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST cycle 3 statistics gathering is well underway! Thank you to everyone who has responded to our call – we greatly appreciate it. Following each cycle, WEST collects deselection, archiving … More

Announcing University of California Libraries’ Shared Print RoadMap 2014-2018

November 13, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print  |  Author: 

The University of California Libraries recently adopted a roadmap for UC shared print activities for the next few years. Key projects and policies that our libraries will pursue and explore … More

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WEST starts Archive Cycle 5!

September 19, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

WEST is pleased to announce that work is already underway for Archive Cycle 5! Currently, members are providing files of library journal holdings data for the fifth round of collection … More