CDLINFO News: Newsletter

DMPTool Service Update: December 2016

January 26, 2017  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Uncategorized  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Bug fixes & enhancements: We created a rough prototype of a metrics dashboard in December (details on the blog), to collect your feedback … More

CDL Model License Revised

January 25, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce the major upgrade of its Standard License Agreement (“Model License”). The new version reflects current best practices in licensing and incorporates feedback from UC librarians, … More

New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – Tōyō Keizai Digital Archives: Unit One (1895-1945)

January 24, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

Thanks to the contributions of five campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Los Angeles, Merced, and Santa Cruz), the earliest part of the Tōyō Keizai Digital Archives is now available to users of … More


EZID Staff in Print: John Kunze and Greg Janée in bioRxiv

January 24, 2017  |  Category:  Infrastructure Services,Newsletter,Staff News,EZID  |  Author: 

John Kunze, Identifier Systems Architect, and Greg Janée, EZID Technical Lead, along with a number of collaborators, published a preprint entitled “Uniform Resolution of Compact Identifiers for Biomedical Data” in … More

FRANCIS Database moves from EBSCOhost to free version

January 20, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

FRANCIS is produced by Institut de l’Information Scientifique et Technique of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (INIST-CNRS). In addition to journal articles, the database indexes books, dissertations, reports … More


Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: January 2017

January 17, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Happy New Year! For the month of December, our major serial record distributions include Open Access journals (191 titles which include: DOAJ, 132 titles; Taylor & Francis online journals, 24 titles). … More

Danielle Westbrook begins as SLP Analyst

January 6, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Some good news for the start of the New Year: It’s my distinct pleasure to announce that Danielle Westbrook has accepted the position of UC Systemwide Library Planning (SLP) Analyst. … More

CDL office closure Dec. 22, 2016 PM – Jan. 2, 2017

December 22, 2016  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

This year, UC’s Office of the President (UCOP), including the California Digital Library (CDL), will be officially closed during the Winter and New Year holiday periods from Thursday, December 22, 2016 … More

A New Look for All Journals on Scitation

December 19, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

All American Institute of Physics Publishing (AIP) journals and Member Society publications transitioned in December 2016 to a newly redesigned Scitation platform. Member Societies include: AVS (American Vacuum Society) … More


Cambridge Books Online, 2016-2018

December 15, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries have acquired the Cambridge Books Online collection for systemwide access to Cambridge University Press eBooks published in 2016-2018.  All 10 campuses and CDL contributed toward this purchase. … More