CDLINFO News: Newsletter

WorldCat Discovery beta: Group and ungroup editions and formats

October 12, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on October 5, 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

SCP Monthly Update, October 2017

October 5, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP has posted the distribution statistics report for the month of September [xlsx]. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and selected open … More

New Reaxys is now available

October 2, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recently, Elsevier launched a new release of Reaxys©, a chemistry research database.  According to the Elsevier press release, the new Reaxys combines a highly streamlined user interface with search and … More

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Introducing Oscar Luna

October 2, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL has contracted with an eminently qualified finance professional to fill the Business Services Manager role on an interim basis. Oscar Luna will join us starting September 20th on … More

DMPTool Service Update: September 2017

September 28, 2017  |  Category:  DMPTool,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities If you missed the announcements last month (e.g., here), please note that the DMPTool brochure page https://dmp.cdlib.org now redirects to the main application https://dmptool.org/. It’s time … More

Chan Li Moves to UC Berkeley

September 28, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Chan has accepted the position of the Assessment Program Librarian at UC Berkeley. Her last day at CDL will be Friday, October 6th.  Interestingly, Chan started at CDL exactly … More

EZID Service Update: September 2017

September 27, 2017  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities As announced in early August, EZID is changing its DOI service. If you did not read the announcement, you can find it here: … More

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DMPTool Team Awarded NSF EAGER Grant for Actionable DMPs

September 20, 2017  |  Category:  DMPTool,Grants,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

DMPTool is delighted to announce that the California Digital Library has been awarded a 2-year NSF EAGER grant to support active, machine-actionable data management plans (DMPs). The vision is to convert … More

SCP Monthly Update, September 2017

September 7, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP has posted the distribution statistics report for the month of August. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and selected open access … More

Digitization at the speed of light: 6,000 photos of sci-fi history now on Calisphere

August 29, 2017  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Almost 6,000 newly digitized photos of science fiction and fantasy conventions, held by UC Riverside, are now available on Calisphere. See collection. The photos depict the World Science Fiction Convention (“Worldcon”) … More

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