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WorldCat Discovery beta: Linked Author Names & Subject Facet

May 14, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on May 7, 2015 included the following new features & enhancements. The running list of release notes can be … More

New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – Loeb Classical Library

April 21, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Five campuses (Berkeley, Irvine, Los Angeles, Riverside, and Santa Barbara) are now participating in a Tier 2 license for the digital Loeb Classical Library, which was recently made available online … More

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Melvyl Central Index Update – April 2015

April 15, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Local installation on April 13, 2015 included the following databases which have now been added to all instances of Melvyl’s Central Index. New Databases MIT … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Full text snippets & searching

April 14, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on April 13, 2015 included the following new features & enhancements. The running list of release notes can be … More

Melvyl’s Central Index will be updated more frequently

April 1, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Because OCLC recently simplified the underlying processes, CDL can now update Melvyl’s Central Index monthly rather than twice yearly (in January and July) as was previously the case. New Databases … More

Oxford Language Dictionaries Online transition to new platform

March 30, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Three campuses (Berkeley, Irvine, and San Diego) participatie in a Tier 2 license for access to six (Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish; plus Arabic for UCB only) of … More

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New ACRL workshop presenter: CDL’s Katie Fortney

March 23, 2015  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Katie Fortney, CDL’s Copyright Policy expert with the Access & Publishing group, was selected as a new presenter for ACRL’s “Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement” workshop, which is offered … More

UC Davis, CDL to Lead Major Project to Build Open Access Financial Model

March 20, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Press Releases,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

(Davis, CA) – The University of California, Davis and the California Digital Library (CDL) will lead a major new project, with an $800,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Easier to print search results & lists

March 16, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on March 12, 2015 included the following new features & enhancements. The running list of release notes can be … More

SCP’s Becky Culbertson receives Ulrich’s Serials Librarianship Award

March 5, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging,Staff News  |  Author: 

Becky Culbertson The Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) has announced that Becky Culbertson, part of CDL’s Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) based at UC San Diego, is a … More