CDLINFO News: Melvyl

UC Berkeley Law Library Records Now in Melvyl as Part of UCB Collections

March 21, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Infrastructure Services,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The UC Berkeley Law Library records now appear In Melvyl as part of the UC Berkeley Libraries collection (Level 1) for UC Berkeley.  Berkeley Law is an affiliated library on … More

Got a question about Melvyl?

February 19, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Technical questions Where do you inquire about Melvyl technical questions, configuration or customization requests?  Send a message to MelvylOps@cdlib.org. Your question will be directed to CDL’s WorldCat Local operating … More

WorldCat Local Knowledgebase for Melvyl? Not quite yet.

January 31, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

In fall 2012, members of the CDL WorldCat Local Operations Team completed a preliminary investigation of the WorldCat Local Knowledgebase (WCL KB). The result of the analysis was a decision … More

More Content in Melvyl

December 14, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Information Services,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Melvyl Users will have access to yet more resources as of January 2013 with the addition of several new databases to the Central Index.  As was reported earlier, CDL will … More

Why do CRL records display in Melvyl under UC Libraries?

November 6, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

You may have wondered why records for items held at the Center for Research Libraries (CRL), located in Chicago,  show up under Level 2 with the University of California Libraries … More

Melvyl Enhancements – November 2012

November 6, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

There are several Melvyl changes as a result of OCLC’s November 4, 2012 WorldCat Local install.  These are described in detail in the PDF.  The majority of the changes this … More

UC-only OCLC webinar now available

September 26, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The streamed UC-only OCLC webinar, “Transforming Discovery and Resource Sharing with OCLC: FirstSearch, WorldCat Resource Sharing and More” is now available for viewing from the CDL website at http://www.cdlib.org/services/d2d/melvyl/melvyl_webinars.html The September … More

Upcoming UC-only OCLC Webinar: 9/20/2012

August 27, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

Are you curious about what the future looks like for Melvyl, resource sharing (ILL), and FirstSearch WorldCat?   Join us for a UC- only OCLC webinar, “Transforming Discovery and Resource Sharing … More

UC-eLinks now offers direct linking for articles in Melvyl

August 22, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

UC-eLinks now offers direct linking for articles in Melvyl when UC has licensed the electronic edition of the journal.  In some cases you will see the UC-eLinks menu header in … More

View Now and Central Index Implementation in Melvyl

August 10, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Information Services,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

In April 2012, CDL and the campuses conducted usability testing on two features in Melvyl – View Now and Central Index. The recommendations and full report are available at: http://www.cdlib.org/services/uxdesign/reports/index.html.  … More