CDLINFO News: Newsletter

EZID Service Update: August 2015

September 1, 2015  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities We announced our 2015-2017 Roadmap, the result of long-range strategic planning conducted this summer. The planning process included gathering input from UC … More

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Informa Healthcare journals moving to the Taylor and Francis platform on September 1st

August 28, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As of September 1,  Informa Healthcare journal content will be hosted on the Taylor and Francis platform.  This follows the transfer in management of the Informa Healthcare titles to Taylor and … More

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CDL Job Opening for UX Designer

August 28, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

Do you get intrigued thinking through system interactions and engaging in the details of a useful and arresting user experience for online websites and resources? Then join our team! We … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Availability/Location Information on Brief Results

August 27, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on August 21, 2015 included the following new features, enhancements and bug fixes. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.cdlib.org/services/d2d/melvyl/public/. … More

Melvyl & FirstSearch transition to WorldCat Discovery rescheduled to June 2016

August 27, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

OCLC’s latest roadmap for WorldCat Discovery (WCD) development indicates that parity with the existing FirstSearch and WorldCat Local interfaces will not happen until spring 2016.  Additionally, CDL continues to work … More

Readex Interface Enhancements, released August 19

August 27, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

Readex released changes to the Early American Newspapers and Early American Imprints databases on August 19, 2015. These changes affect the local databases only, and do not affect the larger … More

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CDL Acquires New One-time Systemwide Resources in 2015

August 26, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

One of the goals for the Joint Steering Committee (JSC) in 2015 was to evaluate and ‘refresh’ the annual survey to bibliographer groups.   The survey has been in practice since … More

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New Licensed Resource — Business Expert Press Digital Library (2010-2015)

August 25, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to Business Expert Press Digital Library (2010-2015).  Note: Some campuses may have already had access via local subscriptions. http://uclibs.org/PID/276063; all campuses, on the IG … More

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DNSA is transitioning to the ProQuest search platform September 16th

August 24, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

The Digital National Security Archive (DNSA) will transition from the Chadwyck-Healey platform to the main ProQuest platform on September 16.  Both versions of the databases are available in parallel until … More

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The SNAC pack is back (in print)

August 21, 2015  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Now that the first and second phases of the award-winning Social Networks and Archival Context (SNAC) research and demonstration project have been completed, Daniel Pitti (University of Virginia, Charlottesville), Ray … More