CDLINFO News: Authored by resource_liaisons

New Licensed Resource: LandScan 2011 Global Population Database

February 21, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Brian Quigley, UC Berkeley Six campuses (Berkeley, Irvine, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, and Santa Barbara) have purchased the LandScan 2011 Global Population Database. Produced by the Oak Ridge … More


PsycINFO Records Missing Publication Dates

February 1, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

By Teal Smith, User Communication and Instruction Librarian, UC Merced and Resource Liaison, PsycINFO Teal Smith (UCM), the Resource Liaison for PsycINFO (on the ProQuest/CSA Illumina platform), has notified CDL … More

Introducing Literature Resources from Gale (LRG), a new path to LRC

September 1, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Literature Resource Center (LRC): Twayne’s Authors Online: Scribner Writers Online: Literature Resources from Gale (LRG) is the new gateway to the following systemwide databases — Literature … More


Taylor & Francis Journals move to the Atypon platform

June 22, 2011  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

The Taylor and Francis Journals (T&F) will migrate platforms beginning Saturday, June 25, 2011 with expectations that the process will be completed Monday, June 27.  The journals will then be … More


IOP Journals Platform Change

March 18, 2010  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Sue Koskinen (UCB), IOP Resource Liaison Beginning Tuesday, March 2, 2010, the IOP Publishing journals, which UC licenses, are now accessed via the IOPscience <> platform. This new system … More


IEEE’s Xplore interface changing on February 13th

February 12, 2010  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Jean McKenzie (UCB), IEEE Resource Liaison After much development and testing, IEEE is switching to its new version of the Xplore Digital Library on Saturday, February 13th. This database … More


Web of Science and BIOSIS Database News

January 22, 2010  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Beth Weil (UCB), WoS and BIOSIS Resource Liaison As part of the CDL negotiated 3-year Web of Science renewal, UC campuses now have access to Social Science Citation Index … More

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New Tier 2 subscription: National Technical Reports Library

August 7, 2009  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The National Technical Reports Library (NTRL) is now available to UCB, UCD, UCI, UCLA and UCM as part of a new Tier 2 subscription.

INSPEC moving from Ovid to Web of Science Platform

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

INSPEC, the premier database for computer science, information technology, physics and electronics engineering, will move from Ovid to the ISI Web of Knowledge platform.

Columbia Earthscape to be Discontinued June 30, 2009

April 13, 2009  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Columbia University Libraries and Columbia University Press have announced that Columbia Earthscape: An Online Resource on the global environment will cease on June 30, 2009.