CDLINFO News: Collection Development

WEST member meeting at ALA Midwinter in Chicago: Please RSVP if you plan to attend

November 26, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Annual WEST Member Meeting is happening on Sunday, Feb. 01, 2015 from 1-2:30 pm in the Hilton Chicago (Continental C). Please RSVP to our poll (found here) if you plan … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: November 2014

November 21, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For monographs, our major distributions included titles for Springer (1,269 titles), SuperStar (238 titles), YBP/Ebrary DDA (177 titles), Airiti PDA (153 titles), Open Access (106 titles), IEEE (101 titles) and … More

Call for WEST Cycle 3 (2013/14) statistics underway

November 18, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST cycle 3 statistics gathering is well underway! Thank you to everyone who has responded to our call – we greatly appreciate it. Following each cycle, WEST collects deselection, archiving … More

Announcing University of California Libraries’ Shared Print RoadMap 2014-2018

November 13, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print  |  Author: 

The University of California Libraries recently adopted a roadmap for UC shared print activities for the next few years. Key projects and policies that our libraries will pursue and explore … 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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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: October 2014

October 20, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For monographs, our major distributions included titles for Naxos (4,686 titles), SuperStar Chinamaxx (385 titles), EBSCO Japanese DDA (315 titles), YBP/Ebrary DDA (144 titles), ASME (127 titles), Apabi (118 titles), … More

UCSF Partners with Google Books for Digitization Project

September 30, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

By guest blogger, UCSF Archivist Polina Ilieva The UCSF library is an important UC contributor to the Google Books digitization project. Through the collaboration with the California Digital Library (CDL) … More

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New Happenings at HathiTrust – August Update

September 22, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

New happenings at HathiTrust: The University of Michigan received a third grant award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) of 489K for copyright determinations work in … More

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WEST starts Archive Cycle 5!

September 19, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

WEST is pleased to announce that work is already underway for Archive Cycle 5! Currently, members are providing files of library journal holdings data for the fifth round of collection … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: September 2014

September 12, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For monographs, our major distributions included titles for Naxos (4999 titles), Springer (1402 titles), Wiley (208 titles), IEEE (152 titles), Apabi (100 titles), and YBP/Ebrary DDA (95 titles). For serials, … More