CDLINFO News: Licensed Resources

DNSA is transitioning to the ProQuest search platform September 16th

August 24, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

The Digital National Security Archive (DNSA) will transition from the Chadwyck-Healey platform to the main ProQuest platform on September 16.  Both versions of the databases are available in parallel until … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: August 2015

August 21, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Our major serial record distributions for July were for Open Access (508 titles) and EBSCO (40 titles). For monographs they were for SuperStar (577 titles), Springer (564 titles), IEEE (185 … More

ProQuest Updates Platform Interface, August 20th

August 20, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

ProQuest will be rolling out changes to the interface of the main ProQuest platform on August 20, 2015.   The ProQuest Congressional interface implemented a similar look and feel on August … More

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New Licensed Resource: Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO) — Literature

August 18, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO) — Literature. Note: Some campuses may have already had access via local subscriptions. http://uclibs.org/PID/276064; All campuses, on the Oxford … More

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Alexander Street Press Debuts New Interface for Selected Resources

August 13, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

The Alexander Street platform will be debuting a new interface on Friday August 14.   From the vendor’s announcement, the new interface includes: More intuitive search, browse, video, and audio … More

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Mirroring FirstSearch searching in WorldCat Discovery (WCD)

August 13, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Licensed Resources,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As you know, OCLC is rolling out a new discovery interface (WorldCat Discovery) which will merge together the existing OCLC FirstSearch and WorldCat Local (WCL) interfaces onto this new platform. … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: July 2015

July 31, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Our major serial record distributions for June were for ProQuest (78 titles), IEEE (70 titles), Open Access (42 titles), Black Studies Center (37 titles), International Index to Black Periodicals (32 … More

Wiley Online Library adds CAPTCHA to prevent systematic article downloads

July 31, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Wiley has implemented CAPTCHA (http://www.captcha.net/) for users downloading more than 25 articles in an active session on the Wiley Online Library. This is in order to prevent systematic downloads of … More

New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – Smart Grid Research: Connected Homes

July 31, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Five campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles and San Diego) began participation in a Tier 2 opportunity for access to the Smart Grid Research: Connected Homes – Impact of Smart … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – SAE Technical Papers Archive, 1906-1997

July 24, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

Four campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, and Los Angeles) began participation in a Tier 2 opportunity for access to the SAE Technical Papers Archive, 1906-1997. http://uclibs.org/PID/255206     (B, D, I, and LA; … More

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