CDLINFO News: Newsletter

Help us improve the CDL website!

July 11, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library’s UX Design Service is gearing up to redesign cdlib.org and we want to learn about how you use the website: What works great, what doesn’t work, … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: July 2017

July 10, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP regularly posts monthly distribution statistics report.  This monthly report shows titles added and/or removed from CDL licensed and selected open access collections. Here are the highlights of our … More

Happy Anniversary New Zealand Hansard: Celebrating 150 Years of Openness and Transparency

July 6, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month New Zealand celebrates 150 years of government openness and transparency. It was one of the first countries to record and publish independent transcripts of the speeches and debates … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – Central Daily News

July 5, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Five campuses (Berkeley, Irvine, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and San Diego) began participation in a Tier 2 opportunity for access to the Central Daily News. http://uclibs.org/PID/296476 (B, I, LA, SB, … More

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New Licensed Resource: Announcing STMnetBASE eBooks from Taylor & Francis, 2017-2019

July 5, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries have acquired the STMnetBASE frontlist ebook collection from CRC Press/Taylor & Francis for the next three years, 2017 – 2019. All ten campuses and CDL contributed towards … More

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NEW! UC-eLinks Journal Search page

June 30, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Ex Libris has introduced a new Journal Search page, an upgrade of the A-Z ejournal list page currently in use. This is the first major redesign of the SFX ejournal … More

Staff Transitions: Nga Ong, Kathryn Stine & Nancy Scott-Noennig

Good things come in threes, and so it is with staff transitions this summer!   We’d like to take the opportunity to announce three – count them, three! – new staff … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Saved Searches

June 28, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on June 15, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.oclc.org/support/services/discovery/release-notes.en.html. (Note that … More

Farewell to Patti Martin

June 23, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

With fond appreciation, CDL is today announcing the retirement of one of its leading and longest-running program directors:  Patricia “Patti” Martin, Director of CDL’s Discovery and Delivery (D2D) Program, … More

New Licensed Resource – CNP eReading (DDA eBook Project)

June 19, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Nine campuses (all except UCSF, LBL) recently began participation in a Demand-Driven Acquisitions eBook project for access to the CNP eBooks. http://uclibs.org/PID/289730   (B [LBL not included], D, I, LA, M, … More

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