CDLINFO News: Collection Development

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: June 2016

June 22, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For May 2016, a notable new package added is ICPSR online datasets (includes: 9,261 titles of monographs, 4 titles of serials, and 5 titles of databases), thanks to UCB’s … More

WEST passes resolution honoring Lizanne Payne

June 13, 2016  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

The WEST Executive Committee passed the following resolution on May 20, 2016 to thank Lizanne Payne for her leadership.   Resolution Honoring Elizabeth A. (Lizanne) Payne Whereas Elizabeth A. Payne has advanced the efforts … More

WEST libraries achieve 500,000 volumes

June 7, 2016  |  Category:  Press Releases,Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

Member libraries of the Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST) have reached a major milestone, successfully archiving half a million journal volumes. Forum Journal 3, no. 3 (1989). Photo by … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: May 2016

May 20, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For the month of April, our major serial record distributions include EBSCO journals (78 titles), JSTOR online journals (55 titles), Superstar Chinamaxx journals (52 titles), and Open Access journals … More

University of Chicago Press Journals Move to the Atypon Platform

May 20, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The University of Chicago Press launched of a new online home for the University of Chicago Press’s portfolio of nearly 70 journals on the Atypon platform.  The new platform … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – Nutrition Science Collection

May 20, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Seven campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, and San Francisco) are participating in a Tier 2 license for the Nutrition Science Collection from the American Society of Nutrition. … More

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New Open Access (OA) Resources: Luminos, Open Library of Humanities, Open Book Publishers

May 18, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries are supporting a number of innovative open access initiatives in scholarly publishing this year. Luminos (http://www.luminosoa.org/) is the University of California Press’s new OA publishing program for … More

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CDL Welcomes Conclusion of Authors Guild v. Google

May 17, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

CDL welcomes the conclusion of the Authors Guild’s decade long lawsuit against Google. The suit came to an end April 18th when the Supreme Court declined to hear the Authors … More

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HathiTrust’s CRMS Project Win’s ALA’s L. Ray Patterson Copyright Award

HathiTrust’s CRMS Project (Copyright Review Management System) is the American Library Association’s 2016 winner of the L. Ray Patterson Copyright Award. The award recognizes CRMS’ dedication to creating a “balanced U.S. … More

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Opening More Books for Public Access – HathiTrust’s CRMS Project

April 27, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

For the past eight years, HathiTrust’s Copyright Review Management System (CRMS) project has developed the tools, infrastructure, and practices to support the collaborative review of books in HathiTrust to make … More

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