CDLINFO News: Collection Development

Cobweb: Collaborative Collection Development for Web Archives

October 19, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

A partnership between the CDL, Harvard Library, and UCLA Library has been award funding from IMLS to create Cobweb, a collaborative collection development platform for web archiving,  https://github.com/CobwebOrg/cobweb. The demands of archiving … More

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Morgan & Claypool Synthesis Digital Library Collection Seven is Available

October 14, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

For the nine participating campuses (all except UCSB), Morgan & Claypool (M&C) Publishers Synthesis Series (http://www.morganclaypool.com/page/browseLbS.jsp) has begun making its seventh collection of lectures available online. The basic component of … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: October 2016

October 6, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For the month of September, we added a new serial package AnthroSource online journals (29 titles). Other major serial record distributions include EBSCO journals (34 titles), and Open Access … More

UC Berkeley Researcher Mines HathiTrust Volumes for Cliometric History of Postsecondary Education in California

September 16, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

By guest blogger, UC Berkeley Economist Zach Bleemer Editor’s note: UC Libraries continue to digitize and add to the HathiTrust corpus that is now over 14.7 million volumes. A key reason for digitizing … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: September 2016

September 9, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For August 2016, we completed cataloging of Taylor & Francis online journal of total 3210 titles, thanks to Becky, Kate, and the rest of CDLA/SCP staff working very hard … More

Flood of UC Riverside Books Flow through Google Digitization Channel

September 8, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

  In January 2016, the UC Riverside Libraries joined the University of California’s ongoing digitization project and began sending books to be digitized as part of the Google Books Library Project. … More

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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