CDLINFO News: Collection Development

Farewell to SCP Head Adolfo Tarango

March 17, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging,Staff News  |  Author: 

It is with mixed emotions that we announce that Adolfo Tarango, Head of the Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) at UC San Diego, is leaving UC to take an exciting … More

Heather Christenson joins HathiTrust Digital Library

March 15, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Heather Christenson, Manager of Digital Content Development and Strategy within the CDL Collections Program, has taken a new position with HathiTrust as Program Officer for Federal Documents & Collections. … More

UC’s Scopus database access ended January 31, 2016

March 11, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Systemwide access to the Scopus database ceased on January 31, 2016. CDL and the UC Libraries conducted extensive evaluations of the database and have concluded that current budgets do not … More

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Three film resources transitioning from Chadwyck-Healey to ProQuest in late March

March 9, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

The American Film Institute Catalog (AFI), Film Index International (FII) and the FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals will be moving to the main ProQuest platform in late March. These … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: February 2016

March 8, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Our major serial record distributions for January  were for Open Access (244 titles) and  the Independent Voices records from Reveal Digital (168 titles).  The latter package is one that … More

New Licensed Resource – 60 MINUTES: 1997-2014

March 8, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to 60 MINUTES: 1997-2014: http://uclibs.org/PID/281255       (All campuses; on the Alexander Street Press platform) CDL fully funded this resource on behalf of all campuses. From … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: December 2015

January 14, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Our major serial record distributions for last month were for Open Access (505 titles), SuperStar (98 titles), EBSCO (48 titles), JSTOR (44 titles). For monographs they were for Naxos … More

AAAS platform adds functionality, changes URLs

January 12, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) platform is updating their site on January 12 to include responsive design, easier access table and figures, and incorporating functionality that … More

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New Licensed Resource – BioOne Complete licensed on behalf of all UC campuses

January 12, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to BioOne Complete (formerly BioOne.1 and BioOne.2) on the BioOne.org platform; some campuses may have already had access via local subscriptions.  SCP distributed the … More

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House of Commons Parliamentary Papers Online is transitioning to the ProQuest search platform

December 16, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

“House of Commons Parliamentary Papers Online” will be hosted exclusively on the ProQuest platform starting March 2016. It is currently hosted on the Chadwyck-Healey platform. UC campuses currently subscribe to … More

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