CDLINFO News: Collection Development

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

HathiTrust – Cool Happenings in July

August 27, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

HTRC Awarded Grant to Build Cool Tool Exciting news for the HathiTrust Research Center! In July, HTRC was awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to explore the “Billions … More

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WEST invites title nominations for deep backfiles to hold in place

August 22, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

Does your library have a deep print journal backfile you would be willing to archive in place on behalf of the region? WEST would like to invite member libraries to … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: August 2014

August 19, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

I’m pleased to announce that on August 1st, Kate Garvey-Clasby was promoted to a Library Assistant V position. Being the successful candidate for the posted position, Kate’s responsibilities for batch … More

WEST Strategic Planning Progress – Initial Recommendations for Change, 2016 and beyond

August 18, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

On June 3rd, the WEST Executive Committee and Operations and Collections Council convened to review member feedback from the recent program assessment and plan for WEST’s future beyond 2016. A … More

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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New Licensed Resource – Sixth National Population Census of China Database

August 6, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

Nine UC campuses (all except UCSF) now have access to the Sixth National Population Census of China Database. B, D, I, LA, M, R, SB, SC and SD; on the … More

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