CDLINFO News: Collection Development

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: August 2016

August 30, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For July 2016 monographs distributions, we added a new package Cambridge online monographs (383 titles).  Other major monographs packages are: ACM Digital Library online conference proceedings (77 titles), IEEE Xplore … More

CDL – UCSC Focus Group Study on Print and E-book Use webinar for library staff

August 26, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Please join Danielle Watters Westbrook (CDL), Chan Li (CDL), Kerry Scott (UCSC) and Sarah Troy (UCSC) for a discussion about a focus group project conducted at UCSC last fall, about … More

Nga Ong joins CDL

August 23, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

On August 3rd, Nga Ong joined CDL’s Licensed Content Team as a Library Data and Services Analyst. In her new position, Nga will work on various collection analysis and assessment projects and will … More

NCBI will be transitioning to using HTTPS-only protocols on September 30, 2016

August 16, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

NCBI (host server for the PubMed database and others) will be transitioning to using HTTPS-only protocols on September 30, 2016 NCBI will be transitioning to using HTTPS-only protocols on September … More

UC Davis and CDL complete Pay It Forward project

August 11, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

The University of California, Davis and the California Digital Library have recently completed the 18-month Pay It Forward project, an effort funded by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon … More

14.6 Million Books to be Made Available to Blind & Print-Disabled Readers

August 4, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

HathiTrust Digital Library is collaborating with the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) to make 14.6 million digital volumes fully accessible to blind and print-disabled readers in the United States. The … More

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Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) transitions to EBSCOhost

July 28, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

For the 8 participating UC campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz, and San Diego) access to the Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS), which was previously provided … More

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New Platform for Declassified Documents Reference System

The Declassified Documents Reference System has been launched and is now live on the Artemis platform from Gale Cengage.  The DDRS is now known as U.S. Declassified Documents. http://uclibs.org/PID/6937 The … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – ACM Books (Collection I)

July 28, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Four campuses (Berkeley, Irvine, Los Angeles, and San Diego) are participating in the Tier 2 license for ACM Books (Collection I). http://uclibs.org/PID/283501  (B, I, LA, and SD; on the ACM … More

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New Licensed Resource – JSTOR Arts & Sciences XV

July 27, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

Nine UC campuses (all except UCSF) now have access to the JSTOR Arts & Sciences XV Collection. http://uclibs.org/PID/1980  (B, D, I, LA, M, R, SB, SC, SD; on the … More

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