CDLINFO News: Newsletter

LexisNexis Academic Becomes Nexis Uni

August 8, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

The national transition from legacy LexisNexis Academic to its completely reengineered successor Nexis Uni™ is now under way, and all UC campuses are among the first wave of migrating subscribers … More


EZID DOI Service is Evolving

August 4, 2017  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Joan Starr, EZID Service Manager, California Digital Library;  Michael Witt, Associate Professor of Library Science, Purdue University Libraries; and, Patricia Cruse, Executive Director, DataCite The California Digital Library (CDL) … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – North-China Daily News

August 1, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Five campuses (Irvine, Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Barbara & Santa Cruz) began participation in a Tier 2 opportunity for access to the North-China Daily News & Herald Newspapers and … More


WorldCat Discovery beta: Share Personal Lists and “My Items”

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

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on July 27, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note that … More

DMPTool Service Update: July 2017

July 27, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Roadmap update. We passed another milestone this month as DCC completed the migration of all three production services—DMPonline, DMPTuuli, and DMPMelbourne—to the new … More

Web of Science Citation Map is gone for now

July 21, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Citation Map functionality in Web of Science is no longer available due to technology compatibility issues and reliance on browser support of Java. According to our Clarivate Analytics representative, … More


CDL’s new Licensed Resources Website has launched!

July 12, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

On Wednesday, July 12th, CDL launched the new Licensed Resources website ( CDL’s User Experience Design (UX) team interviewed campus librarians who frequently used the previous site, discussed their findings … More

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 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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