CDLINFO News: Authored by Jayne Dickson

WorldCat Discovery beta: Easier to navigate search results

April 14, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on April 13, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.oclc.org/support/services/discovery/release-notes.en.html. (Note that … More

New resources in Melvyl’s Central Index

April 11, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

Six resources have been added to Melvyl’s Central Index. They are: PsycARTICLES (American Psychological Association) University of California Press Journals (University of California Press) BMJ Journals (BMJ Publishing) Mary … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Simplified Permalinks

March 21, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on March 16, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.oclc.org/support/services/discovery/release-notes.en.html. (Note that … More

Oxford Journals move to new platform, Oxford Academic

March 2, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

In late 2016 and early 2017, Oxford University Press (OUP) began the process of transitioning all OUP Journals to the new Oxford Academic (Silverchair) platform; OUP announced on February 1, … More

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SAGE Journals move to Atypon

February 22, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

SAGE Journals (http://journals.sagepub.com/) recently moved to the Atypon platform.  New platform benefits include: clear, intuitive site designs based on deep understanding of user needs seamless multi-device experience with responsive … More

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WorldCat Discovery beta: Most recent records display first

February 22, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on February 16, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.oclc.org/support/services/discovery/release-notes.en.html. (Note that … More

Chemical and Engineering News Goes Global

February 10, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

Chemical and Engineering News, the “news edition” of the American Chemical Society has recently undergone a change.  As of January 2, 2017, ACS Publications has expanded the breadth of this … More

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CDL Job Opening for Information Services Analyst

February 1, 2017  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL) supports the education, research, and public service mission of the University of California in partnership with the ten campus University of California Libraries system. The … More

FRANCIS Database moves from EBSCOhost to free version

January 20, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

FRANCIS is produced by Institut de l’Information Scientifique et Technique of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (INIST-CNRS). In addition to journal articles, the database indexes books, dissertations, reports … More

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CDL office closure Dec. 22, 2016 PM – Jan. 2, 2017

December 22, 2016  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

This year, UC’s Office of the President (UCOP), including the California Digital Library (CDL), will be officially closed during the Winter and New Year holiday periods from Thursday, December 22, 2016 … More