CDLINFO News: Discovery & Delivery

Farewell to Patti Martin

June 23, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

With fond appreciation, CDL is today announcing the retirement of one of its leading and longest-running program directors:  Patricia “Patti” Martin, Director of CDL’s Discovery and Delivery (D2D) Program, … More

Barbara Cormack Joins D2D

June 1, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Barbara Cormack joins the Discovery & Delivery (D2D) group this Thursday, June 1st as a metadata analyst.  Barbara will be working on Zephir, the HathiTrust metadata management system, as … More

Melvyl transition to WorldCat Discovery is delayed (again)

June 1, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

Melvyl will not transition from WorldCat Local (WCL) to WorldCat Discovery (WCD) this summer. The CDL Melvyl Operations Team is currently working with OCLC to resolve a technical problem that … More

HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC) Seeks Proposals from Scholars

May 17, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

The HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC) is seeking proposals from scholars interested in receiving advanced collaborative support to solve challenging problems related to computational analysis. Who may submit proposals? Individual scholars … More

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New HathiTrust Section Added to CDLib.org

May 10, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

We recently added a new HathiTrust section to the CDLib.org website. The new section describes UC’s partnership and involvement with the HathiTrust Digital Library and is intended for UC librarians, … More

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Introducing the UC-eLinks Sidebar

April 17, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Ex Libris has launched a new option for direct linking in SFX (UC-eLinks): the DirectLink sidebar. The sidebar appears on the right side of the screen while the full text … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Easier to navigate search results

April 14, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on April 13, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.oclc.org/support/services/discovery/release-notes.en.html. (Note that … More

New resources in Melvyl’s Central Index

April 11, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

Six resources have been added to Melvyl’s Central Index. They are: PsycARTICLES (American Psychological Association) University of California Press Journals (University of California Press) BMJ Journals (BMJ Publishing) Mary … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Simplified Permalinks

March 21, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on March 16, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.oclc.org/support/services/discovery/release-notes.en.html. (Note that … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Most recent records display first

February 22, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on February 16, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.oclc.org/support/services/discovery/release-notes.en.html. (Note that … More