CDLINFO News: UC-eLinks

UC-eLinks now offers direct linking for articles in Melvyl

August 22, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

UC-eLinks now offers direct linking for articles in Melvyl when UC has licensed the electronic edition of the journal.  In some cases you will see the UC-eLinks menu header in … More

Followup on Peer Review Indication in UC-eLinks

July 24, 2012  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

The UC-eLinks team received this question from a librarian about the recently-published article on Peer Review Indication in UC-eLinks. Question: Because journals aren’t peer reviewed (articles are), how do you … More

New Peer Review Indication in UC-eLinks

June 20, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Within the next two weeks, UC-eLinks users will see a new icon in your campus’ UC-eLinks A-Z ejournal list to indicate peer reviewed journals. The icon looks like a document with … More

Hot Articles: a new service using UC-eLinks

April 10, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

bX Hot Articles is a new free service that shows you immediately, based on real usage data, what publications are hot in your broad subject area. bx Hot Articles sample tile … More

UC-eLinks wording changes: simpler is better

March 6, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Thanks to suggestions from UC librarians Katie Fortney (Santa Cruz), Ruth Gustafson (Davis), and Stacy Nelson (San Diego), the CDL has simplified key messages in the UC-eLinks window.  But these … More

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory joins UC-eLinks

December 7, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Berkeley Lab joins the ten UC campuses in having access to UC-eLinks for easy linking to articles and other UC-eLinks features. The Lab officially introduced UC-eLinks in September 2011. They … More

bX Recommender Purchase Postponed Indefinitely

November 21, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

The UC Heads of Public Services (HOPS) gave serious consideration to the purchase of bX Recommender following a three month trial and assessment last spring.  HOPS determined the service to … More

bX Recommender Trial Ending 6/13/11

June 8, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries hosted a 2-month trial of Ex Libris’ bX Recommender service, an academic library recommender service that displays in UC-eLinks.  The trial will end on Monday, June 13.  … More

CDL Opens HathiTrust SFX Target to the broader SFX community

June 1, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

CDL’s Discovery & Delivery group is sharing a way to link to HathiTrust digital resources with other institutions using SFX (the software we use for UC-eLinks). These institutions will have … More


Change in the way UC-eLinks displays articles with an embargo or moving wall

May 24, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

More full text links are now displaying in UC-eLinks due to a change in the way SFX (the software underlying UC-eLinks) handles embargoes and moving walls. This change means UC-eLinks … More