CDLINFO News: Newsletter

CDL Welcomes Stephanie Simms!

June 3, 2015  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Meet Stephanie Simms, CDL’s new DMPTool service manager and UC3 Research Data Specialist. Stephanie spent the past ten months at the UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library as a CLIR … More

Melvyl Central Index Update – Modern Language Open collection temporarily removed

June 1, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Liverpool University Press has sent OCLC the incorrect data for this collection, and OCLC is working with them to correct and reload the data.  In the meantime, OCLC is … More

EZID Service Update: May 2015

June 1, 2015  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities This month, we made the move to the “cloud-based infrastructure” mentioned in last month’s update. EZID is now hosted on Amazon Web … More

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CDL Staff in Print – Joan Starr and John Kratz in PeerJ

Joan Starr, EZID Service Manager, and John Kratz, a CLIR/DLF Data Curation Fellow, along with a number of collaborators, published an article entitled “Achieving human and machine accessibility of cited … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911~1949)

May 26, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Four campuses (Irvine, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and San Diego) began participation in a Tier 2 opportunity for access to the Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911~1949) Series 1-9. I, … More

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Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: May 2015

May 26, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

The major monograph distributions were for Naxos (902 titles), YBP/Ebrary DDA (284 titles), Wiley (249 titles), IEEE (178 titles), Harvard University Press (134 titles), Open Access (67 titles), and CRC … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Linked Author Names & Subject Facet

May 14, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on May 7, 2015 included the following new features & enhancements. The running list of release notes can be … More

UC Systemwide Licensed Content Video Series

May 14, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Are you curious about how electronic information resources are licensed systemwide for access by users at campuses throughout  the University of California?  How are resources selected, paid for, activated, monitored … More

EZID Service Update: April 2015

May 11, 2015  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities This month, the EZID Team worked behind the scenes to migrate EZID to a “cloud-based infrastructure.” While that sounds slightly make-believe, it … More

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CDL Mobile Support Policy for Systemwide Licensed Resources – Update 2015

May 11, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

An updated version of the CDL Mobile Support Policy for Systemwide Licensed Resources has been posted to http://www.cdlib.org/services/collections/mobile.html. CDL has updated the Mobile Support Policy for Systemwide Licensed Resources.  … More