CDLINFO News: Newsletter

New Elsevier Ebook Collections for 2013 and 2015

February 4, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses will have access to 2013 and 2015 ebook collections from Elsevier.  The two CDL purchases made in December complement a purchase of the 2014 frontlist by CDL … More

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EZID Service Update: January 2015

February 4, 2015  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities EZID added new functionality to the User Interface (UI). Starting immediately, you can edit an existing identifier that uses any metadata profile … More

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Melvyl Central Index Update

February 3, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

It’s February 2015, and time for the biannual addition of new databases released by OCLC to Melvyl’s Central Index. Currently, CDL adds databases to the all instances of the Melvyl … More

Wiley Journals integrate “ReadCube” into platform

January 30, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

It seems that ReadCube is everywhere lately. It’s a desktop, web browser and mobile app-based program for managing, annotating, and accessing academic research articles. It provides access to research materials … More

Scholarly Publishing Data Analyst – California Digital Library, University of California

January 30, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Are you a data-driven information professional passionate about transforming scholarly communication?  Do you want to understand how academic research institutions can support the shift to open access?  So do we! … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: January 2015

January 27, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Our major monograph distributions for last month included titles for Springer (1,644 titles), Knovel (374 titles), IEEE (158 titles), YBP/Ebrary DDA (144 titles), Wiley (141 titles), and Airiti (61 titles). … More

Morgan & Claypool Synthesis Digital Library Collection Six is Available

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

‘Libraries and the Semantic Web’ is one of the new titles available in Synthesis Collection 6. Morgan & Claypool (M&C) Publishers has two fulltext series of short books acquired as … More

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DMPTool Service Update: December 2014

January 16, 2015  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Personnel changes here at CDL that affect the DMPTool: Trisha Cruse, UC3 Director, has retired from CDL after 20 years of service … More

WAS Service Update: December 2014

January 15, 2015  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Archive-it Partnership. The CDL and the UC Libraries are partnering with Internet Archive’s Archive-It Service. In the coming year, CDL’s Web Archiving … More

UC3 Dash Service Update: December 2014

January 15, 2015  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

The UC3 Dash (https://dash.ucop.edu) service provides an easy-to-use solution for the effective curation of and access to research data. Dash is a centralized UC3-hosted service, with UC campus … More