CDLINFO News: Authored by Jayne Dickson

CDL office closure Dec. 22, 2010 PM – Dec. 31, 2010

December 22, 2010  |  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 Wednesday, December 22, 2010 … More

UCSC Librarians in Print

December 21, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

UCSC’s Christy Hightower, Science and Engineering Collections Coordinator, and Christy Caldwell, Science and Engineering Librarian, recently published an article in the Fall 2010 issue of Issues in Science and Technology … More

New Licensed Resource: International Bibliography of Art (IBA)

December 21, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

UC campuses now have access to this electronic resource as part of CDL consortial licenses.  International Bibliography of Art (IBA) (All UC campuses; on the CSA Illumina platform.) http://uclibs.org/PID/105531 The … More

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CrossFire Beilstein transitions to Reaxys for 2011

December 20, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Access to the Beilstein database (via the CrossFire search interface) will end on December 31, 2010. The Beilstein database will be replaced by Reaxys, Elsevier’s workflow solution for research … More

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STAT-USA Ceased Operation on October 1st

October 29, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Jayne Dickson, CDL Information Services Analyst The STAT-USA/Internet website ceased operation on October 1, 2010.  STAT-USA focused on providing international trade information and U.S. economic statistics. The Shared Cataloging … More

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Access to Landolt-Börnstein Content Changes on November 1st

October 29, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Jayne Dickson, CDL Information Services Analyst Previously, UC had licensed the Landolt-Börnstein content (data collection in all areas of physical sciences and engineering) from Springer-Verlag.  At the beginning of … More

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July-August 2010 Vendor Transitions

July 23, 2010  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

By Jayne Dickson, CDL Information Services Analyst  Does your favorite resource look different?  Many of our licensed resources have undergone (or are about to undergo) changes due to interface upgrades … More

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Four World Bank databases are now freely available

June 30, 2010  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Jayne Dickson, CDL Information Services Analyst Beginning immediately, four of the World Bank databases that previously were restricted to several campuses as part of the World Bank e-Library license … More

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New E-Journal Troubleshooting guide highlights the CDL ERMS Portal

April 28, 2010  |  Category:  ERMS,Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Jayne Dickson, CDL Information Services Analyst Have you ever wondered if you should be able to access the online content of a specific journal but found different resources (your … More

More details about the Scientific American Archive Online discontinuation

April 26, 2010  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Jayne Dickson, CDL Information Services Analyst As reported earlier this month, the Scientific American Archive Online (SAAO) will no longer be available after May 31, 2010.  See Scientific American … More

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