CDL and CrossRef agreement to benefit EZID’s library publisher clients

August 5, 2014  |  Categories:  EZID,Newsletter,Press Releases  |  Author: 

Today, August 5, 2014, California Digital Library and CrossRef announced an agreement that opens a route for the library publishers served by CDL’s EZID service ( to participate in the … More

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EZID Service Update: July 2014

August 1, 2014  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),EZID,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities On the EZID documentation page ( we’ve recently added a link under Technical Documentation to a wiki page that lists open source … More

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New Licensed Resource – Nature Reviews

August 1, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

UC campuses now have access to the six Nature Reviews journals listed below. [All UC campuses; on the Nature Publishing platform. SCP has distributed the catalog records.] … More


Melvyl Central Index Update

July 31, 2014  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Licensed Resources,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

It’s July 2014, and time for the biannual addition of new databases released by OCLC to Melvyl’s Central Index. Currently, CDL adds databases to the all instances of the … More

New Licensed Resource – Scientific American

July 31, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to Scientific American; some campuses may have already had access via local subscriptions. [All campuses; on the Nature Publishing platform. SCP has distributed … More


New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – JSTOR Global Plants

July 31, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Seven campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced, Riverside and San Diego) began participation in a Tier 2 opportunity for access to JSTOR Global Plants. [B, D, I, … More


Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: July 2014

July 25, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,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

Big Strides for the Elephant – HathiTrust Mid-Year Update 2014

July 17, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

  2014 has been a great year for the HathiTrust Digital Library, and the year is only half over! Milestones In February, HathiTrust surpassed 11 million volumes … More

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The DAMS is live! UC Libraries Digital Collection Project reaches major milestone

July 16, 2014  |  Categories:  Access & Publishing,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries Digital Collection (UCLDC) Project has just reached the halfway point, and with it, a major milestone: the shared digital asset management system (DAMS) is now in production … More

Latest eScholarship Activity: Campus Top 10 Publications

July 16, 2014  |  Categories:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing,UC Publishing Services (UCPubS)  |  Author: 

Check out this quarter’s reports to discover eScholarship’s publishing profiles (and more). Here’s a listing of each campus’s most popular publications this quarter brought to you by the eScholarship … More