CDLINFO News: Newsletter

WorldCat Discovery beta: Personal lists are more robust

March 11, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on March 10, 2016 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

Three film resources transitioning from Chadwyck-Healey to ProQuest in late March

March 9, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

The American Film Institute Catalog (AFI), Film Index International (FII) and the FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals will be moving to the main ProQuest platform in late March. These … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: February 2016

March 8, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Our major serial record distributions for January  were for Open Access (244 titles) and  the Independent Voices records from Reveal Digital (168 titles).  The latter package is one that … More

New Licensed Resource – 60 MINUTES: 1997-2014

March 8, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to 60 MINUTES: 1997-2014: http://uclibs.org/PID/281255       (All campuses; on the Alexander Street Press platform) CDL fully funded this resource on behalf of all campuses. From … More

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EZID Service Update: February 2016

March 1, 2016  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities DataCite announced two draft specifications for comment. First, the DataCite to Dublin Core application profile (DC2AP) describes how to construct a Dublin Core … More

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Farewell to Colleen Whitney

February 29, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Sometimes an offer comes by that is just too good to pass up. That happened to Colleen Whitney, Discovery and Delivery’s Technical Manager. Not only is she taking a long … More

Latest eScholarship Activity: Campus 4th Quarter 2015 Reports

February 29, 2016  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing  |  Author: 

Check out this quarter’s reports to discover eScholarship’s publishing profiles (and more). Here’s a listing of each campus’s most popular publications this quarter brought to you by the eScholarship team. … More

UC Curation Center recruiting two senior developer positions

February 29, 2016  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

The UC Curation Center (UC3) is currently recruiting for two positions: Senior Developer/DevOps Administrator and Senior Developer. The Senior Developer/DevOps Administrator will be involved in Java and Ruby/Rails application-level development, maintenance, and enhancement, … More

Virginia Sinclair to retire from CDL

February 29, 2016  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

It is both a privilege and a bittersweet duty to announce the retirement of one of CDL’s longest-serving employees, Virginia Sinclair. Virginia’s last working day at CDL will be March … More

CDL Job Opening for Discovery and Delivery Systems Analyst

February 29, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,Resource Sharing,Staff News,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Reporting to the Discovery & Delivery Technical Team Manager, the Discovery and Delivery Systems Analyst serves as a domain expert in both library and key technical domains, maintaining community connections … More