CDLINFO News: Discovery & Delivery

HathiTrust May 2013 Update

June 14, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

May brings changes and challenges to HathiTrust as you can read in the May newsletter. This issue includes the following: A message from Executive Director John Wilkin on his … More


Melvyl Central Index Update

June 12, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Information Services,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL staff completed the biannual analysis for potential changes to the Melvyl Central Index configuration targeted for July 2013.  While OCLC has added databases to the Central Index in the … More

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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CDL staff embed in UCSC interlibrary services unit

April 25, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

By Alison Ray, Information Services Analyst & Leslie Wolf, Resource Sharing Project Manager Members of the California Digital Library are always looking for ways to get closer to the people … More

DOI and PMID added to UC-eLinks Citation Linker

April 10, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Your patience has been rewarded! By popular demand, the UC-eLinks team has added two new search fields to the end user Citation Linker forms: DOI – Digital Object Identifier … More

Accessibility Improvements to UC-eLinks

April 8, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

In 2012, University of California hired an accessibility consultant Jim Thatcher to review ten websites at each campus including the UC libraries’ websites, and to write a report for each campus.  UC … More

UC-eLinks is moving to the Ex Libris Cloud

April 3, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

After more than a decade of hosting the Ex Libris SFX software that runs UC-eLinks, the CDL is joining a growing number of SFX customers by moving UC-eLinks hosting from … More

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