CDLINFO News: UC-eLinks

New Google Scholar Button makes research easier

July 20, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Google Scholar recently released a new browser plug-in (for Chrome, Firefox and Safari) that adds a Scholar button to your browser toolbar for easy access to Google Scholar from ANY … More

UC-eLinks user interface simplified: Go button is going, going, gone

June 24, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

CDL made a modification to the UC-eLinks menu window and the direct linking banner that affects the user interface but does not change any functionality. Under the hood, we switched … More

UC-eLinks moved successfully to the Ex Libris Cloud

June 20, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Early in the morning on Thursday June 20, UC-eLinks went live on the Ex Libris Cloud.  This means CDL is no longer hosting the SFX software that runs UC-eLinks.  UC … 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

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

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

Followup on Peer Review Indication in UC-eLinks

July 24, 2012  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

The UC-eLinks team received this question from a librarian about the recently-published article on Peer Review Indication in UC-eLinks. Question: Because journals aren’t peer reviewed (articles are), how do you … More

New Peer Review Indication in UC-eLinks

June 20, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Within the next two weeks, UC-eLinks users will see a new icon in your campus’ UC-eLinks A-Z ejournal list to indicate peer reviewed journals. The icon looks like a document with … More