CDLINFO News: Resource Sharing

Farewell to Margery Tibbetts

March 29, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,Resource Sharing,Staff News,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

After 31 years of service, Margery Tibbetts, long time technical lead for UCe-Links and WorldCat Local, will retire from CDL, effective April 5, 2016. Margery started working in academic libraries … More

CDL Job Opening for Discovery and Delivery Systems Analyst

February 29, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,Resource Sharing,Staff News,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Reporting to the Discovery & Delivery Technical Team Manager, the Discovery and Delivery Systems Analyst serves as a domain expert in both library and key technical domains, maintaining community connections … More

Introducing the New Interlibrary Courier Service and the New ILL Courier Operations Team

August 22, 2014  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

The Interlibrary Loan (ILL) units of the UC Libraries have a new courier service that started August 7, 2014. We are once again working with Tricor Courier & Cargo Service, … More

Request from eBook records, yes you can

May 27, 2014  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

Melvyl includes millions of eBook records, and it is often difficult to find the parallel print record in order to request the item. However, you don’t need to find the … More

Request 2.0: same same, but different

September 26, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

During the last two weeks of September, you may have noticed a change to the Request interface. CDL has upgraded Request, the interface UC staff, faculty, and students use to … More

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

UC Irvine Presents “Just Get It: The Search for Value-Based Delivery”

January 11, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

Several of our UC Irvine colleagues presented a session at the recent Charleston Conference with the title, Just Get It: The Search for Value-Based Delivery (Interlibrary Loan).  CDL staffers attending … 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

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBL) Records Now in Melvyl

As of today, July 30, 2012, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBL in the catalog) bibliographic records were added to UC Berkeley’s local OPAC, Oskicat ( and will now also appear … More

ILL VDX Transition

July 18, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

VDX, part of the backend of UC’s Request interlibrary borrowing and lending service, moved from being hosted at CDL to OCLC over the weekend of July 13 -15.  The move … More