CDLINFO News: Shared Cataloging

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: August 2014

August 19, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

I’m pleased to announce that on August 1st, Kate Garvey-Clasby was promoted to a Library Assistant V position. Being the successful candidate for the posted position, Kate’s responsibilities for batch … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: July 2014

July 25, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

The major distributions for serials last month were for Open Access (488 titles), ScienceDirect (52 titles), JSTOR (50 titles), and ASME (49 titles) with those from ASME being the first … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: June 2014

June 18, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Once again the only major distributions for serials were for Open Access (229 titles). For monographs, our major distributions included titles for NBER (883), SuperStar (411 titles), Open Access (224 … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: May 2014

Our past month’s distributions for monographs included titles for Open Access (1195 titles), SuperStar (640 titles), Springer (345 titles), CRC Press (288 titles), Apabi (113 titles), IEEE (76 titles), Wiley … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: April 2014

April 24, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

I’m pleased to announce that SCP is now cataloging two high profile open access monographic collections, Knowledge Unlatched and the Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB). The UC’s are charter … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: March 2014

March 27, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

All the DDA pilots seem to be going strong. SCP is currently distributing records for four DDA pilots with records distributed for 1243 titles from YBP/Ebrary, 46 titles from CRC … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: February 2014

March 4, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

We had only three major e-book package distributions in January, for Springer (1,121 titles), SuperStar (211 titles), and IEEE (53 titles). There was an overall decrease (117 titles) in the … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: December 2013

January 8, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

The major journal package distributions for November were for Open Access (373 tiles), EBSCO (48 titles), JSTOR (35 titles), Project Muse (28 titles), and LexisNexis Academic (27 titles). For monographs, … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: November 2013

December 9, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

A couple of announcements regarding the Airiti Demand Driven Acquisitions (DDA) package, first, ongoing problems with the ability of Airiti to provide the DDA records for the campuses necessitated SCP … More

SCP’s New PID Service

November 26, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

One of the tools used by the Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) is the PID (Persistent Identifier) Service, which allows SCP to create PIDs for systemwide-licensed resources. PIDs act as substitute … More