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Scopus Access Available through December 2015

December 16, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to be able to fund another year of Scopus access for the UC campuses. Scopus (http://www.scopus.com/) is a large interdisciplinary abstract and citation database of research literature … More

Calculating scholarly journal value through objective metrics

February 13, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Authored by Jacqueline Wilson and Chan Li CDL’s Collection Development and Management: Licensed Resources program has developed a value-based strategy which is now used as a major part of the … More

UC Libraries eBook Survey

September 30, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Jacqueline Wilson, CDL Senior Associate for Shared Content University of California Libraries Academic eBook Reader Survey  – Monday, October 11 through Monday, October 25, 2010 The UC Libraries charged … More

Journal Value Metrics Webinars Scheduled for May 2010

March 30, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Usage Statistics  |  Author: 

By Jacqueline Wilson, CDL Senior Associate for Shared Content CDL will host four sessions of Value-based Journal Metrics/Journal Review Process, 2011  on: Wednesday, May 12, 2:00 – 3:30 PM Thursday, … More

Journal Value Metrics Assessment

March 30, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Usage Statistics  |  Author: 

By Jacqueline Wilson, CDL Senior Associate for Shared Content In 2008, the UC libraries adopted a new value-based strategy developed by CDL which is now used in negotiations with major … More

University of California Libraries Evaluation of Scopus

April 24, 2009  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The University of California Libraries will be evaluating Scopus , a large interdisciplinary abstract and citation database of research literature and selected web sites developed by the publisher Elsevier.

UC/Springer Open Access Journal Publishing Pilot – Resources for Campus Use

March 23, 2009  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

A task force appointed by the Scholarly Communications Officers (SCO) worked with the California Digital Library (CDL) to prepare information on the UC/Springer Open Access Journal Publishing Pilot, originally announced in January, for distribution to UC authors on each campus. The information can be found on the Reshaping Scholarly Communication site.

UC Libraries and Springer Sign Pilot Agreement for Open Access Journal Publishing

January 22, 2009  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Press Releases,Publishing  |  Author: 

CDL Collections and eScholarship in partnership with the UC Scholarly Communication Officers (SCOs) are piloting a ground-breaking open access publishing arrangement with Springer on behalf of UC faculty.