CDLINFO News: Melvyl

Melvyl Enhancements – May 2013

May 29, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

OCLC has made two enhancements to WorldCat Local that impact Melvyl.  These include the following: Support for IE10 WorldCat Local functionality, such as item availability and view now links, is … More

10,000,000 HathiTrust Records Now Have Clear Labels in Melvyl

May 15, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

In response to user feedback from the UC community, OCLC has relabeled more than 10,000,000 Melvyl (WorldCat Local) records making it easy to distinguish if a digitized work in HathiTrust … More

CDL Webinars for Users Council – And you!

Here’s an excellent and easy opportunity to broaden your knowledge of some of the projects CDL and the campuses are working on.  CDL recently hosted a webinar series for Users … More

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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 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 The September … More