CDLINFO News: Authored by Wendy Parfrey

CDL Acquires New One-time Systemwide Resources in 2015

August 26, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

One of the goals for the Joint Steering Committee (JSC) in 2015 was to evaluate and ‘refresh’ the annual survey to bibliographer groups.   The survey has been in practice since … More

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New Licensed Resource – Nature Plants

April 21, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to Nature Plants on the Nature.com (NPG) platform. Nature Plants is a new systemwide license in 2015. After numerous faculty requests across a number … More

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New Elsevier Ebook Collections for 2013 and 2015

February 4, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses will have access to 2013 and 2015 ebook collections from Elsevier.  The two CDL purchases made in December complement a purchase of the 2014 frontlist by CDL … More

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Challenges to Licensing – MD Consult Update

January 27, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

The vast majority of publishers and vendors who enter into negotiations with CDL demonstrate an open-minded, flexible approach and are more than willing to reach common ground in pricing and … More

Complete DNSA Collection is Now Available

January 13, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL has reached an agreement for consortial access to the complete collection of the Digital National Security Archive for all ten campuses.  DNSA offers access to primary documents from the … More

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New Licensed Resource – JSTOR Jewish Studies

October 28, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Nine UC campuses (all except UCSF) now have access to JSTOR Jewish Studies. [B, D, I, LA, M, R, SB, SC, SD; on the JSTOR platform] The Jewish Studies Archive … More

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New Licensed Resource — Statista

August 13, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

http://uclibs.org/PID/224553     (All campuses; on the Statista.com platform) All campuses have access to a new resource, Statista.  Statista.com is a statistics portal that integrates data on over 60,000 topics from over … More

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CDL purchases Nature Chemistry and Nature Nanotechnology backfiles

July 15, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL purchased two Nature backfiles for systemwide access with last-minute end-of-year funds that became available – the complete backfile (Volume 1, 2009 through 2013) for Nature Chemistry, and the … More

CDL purchases Elsevier eBooks, 2014

February 11, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

On behalf of all UC campuses, CDL made a one-time purchase of the frontlist of Elsevier’s ebook collection with over 850 titles to be published in 2014.  This collection spans … More

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Elsevier Contract Renewed for Next 5 Years

January 31, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

CDL has completed a favorable negotiation with Elsevier to renew the Science Direct journals for 2014-2018.  The agreement continues UC’s strong record of excellent long-term cost control for this important … More