CDLINFO News: Authored by Danielle Westbrook

WEST accomplishments and member benefits

April 10, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST) has launched into its next three-year phase (Phase 2, 2014-2016.) During this next phase, WEST will strive to reach sustainability and will build upon … More

UC Shared Print Teams launched and first quarterly report is available

March 25, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print  |  Author: 

The UC Shared Print Teams have launched and are currently prioritizing activities and developing a roadmap for UC shared print for 2014-2018. To read more about the activities your colleagues … More

WEST Program Assessment Survey, responses due March 19th

March 12, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

WEST is currently conducting an assessment of Phase 1 (2011-2013). The assessment includes a survey of all WEST members. We want your feedback on WEST! Your responses to the survey … More

WEST collects statistics from members and Archive Holders

March 4, 2014  |  Category:  Newsletter,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST recently collected statistics about deselection, archiving and lending and borrowing from our members and Archive Holders. These statistics are important parts of our reporting to the Andrew W. Mellon … More

CRL Webinar: PAPR’s New Public Features

February 26, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

The Center for Research Libraries will present new features added to the Print Archives Preservation Registry in an online webinar. A significant amount of holdings data has been added to … More

UC Shared Print Update Delivered to the CRL Print Archives Network Meeting at ALA Midwinter 2014

January 28, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print  |  Author: 

The University of California Libraries have completed a strategic planning effort to guide the development of shared print collections and services in the upcoming years. The environment for print collections … More

WEST Update Delivered to the CRL Print Archives Network Meeting at ALA Midwinter 2014

January 28, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

The Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST) has entered into its second three-year implementation phase with the support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Between 2013 and 2016, WEST libraries will … More

Upcoming Meeting at ALA Midwinter 2014

January 22, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Midwinter WEST Member Meeting is happening this Sunday, January 26, 2014 from 1-2:30 pm in MAR-Franklin 08. Thank you to everyone who has already RSVP’d. If you haven’t … More

Announcing a new strategic plan for UC Shared Print

January 17, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print  |  Author: 

The Shared Print Strategic Plan 2013-2018 includes a new set of goals and strategies for advancing the development shared collections. Highlights include a revised scope of collaboration for shared print … More

Happy Holidays from the WEST Project Team!

December 23, 2013  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

We wish you and your staff a very happy holiday season and peaceful, prosperous new year!