CDLINFO News: Authored by Jayne Dickson

Melvyl Central Index Update

February 3, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

It’s February 2015, and time for the biannual addition of new databases released by OCLC to Melvyl’s Central Index. Currently, CDL adds databases to the all instances of the Melvyl … More

Wiley Journals integrate “ReadCube” into platform

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

It seems that ReadCube is everywhere lately. It’s a desktop, web browser and mobile app-based program for managing, annotating, and accessing academic research articles. It provides access to research materials … More

CDL office closure Dec. 23, 2014 PM – Jan. 1, 2015

December 23, 2014  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

This year, UC’s Office of the President, including the California Digital Library (CDL), will be officially closed during the Winter and New Year holiday periods from Tuesday, December 23, 2013 … More

Staff in Print—Emily Stambaugh co-authors “Shared Print Programs”

December 23, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News,WEST  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce that a new book, Shared Print Programs, SPEC Kit 345, by Rebecca Crist and Emily Stambaugh, CDL’s Manager of Shared Print, was just published and … More

CRL and Partners Publish New e-Resources Model License

December 5, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) has just released the latest upgrade to the LIBLICENSE Model License Agreement (“LMLA”). Version 5.0 of the LMLA offers up-to-date language reflecting changes in … More

Explore, Advocate, Build, Connect: CDL’s 2013-2014 Annual Report

September 30, 2014  |  Category:  Newsletter,Systemwide Library Information,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce the release of its 2013-2014 Annual Report. Over the past year, CDL continued to develop and refine its service portfolio at a remarkable pace, completing … More

Catherine Mitchell elected to Library Publishing Coalition Board

September 19, 2014  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,Newsletter,Publishing,Staff News  |  Author: 

Catherine Mitchell, CDL’s Director of Access & Publishing, was recently elected to the Board of the Library Publishing Coalition (LPC). A relatively new organization, the LPC promotes the development of … More

Calisphere in Atlantic Monthly Series

September 8, 2014  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,Calisphere,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Calisphere is the University of California’s free public gateway to primary sources from across the state. Containing more than 240,000 unique digital items — such as photographs, letters, newspaper pages, and … More

Melvyl Enhancements: Availability on Brief and Call Numbers in Lists

August 20, 2014  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

In their latest installation of enhancements, OCLC fixed a bug where call numbers were not appearing in saved lists. In order to take advantage of this fix, it was necessary … More

New Licensed Resource – Sixth National Population Census of China Database

August 6, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

Nine UC campuses (all except UCSF) now have access to the Sixth National Population Census of China Database. B, D, I, LA, M, R, SB, SC and SD; on the … More

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