DMPTool Service Update: November 2017

November 21, 2017  |  Categories:  DMPTool,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Roadmap update. We’re making progress toward our target release date in early 2018. You can track our progress here. We’re also testing the DMPTool data … More

Introducing the WEST Technical Support and Expertise Forum

November 20, 2017  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The past six months or so—marked by disclosures of archived titles and collecting files of unarchived holdings—have demonstrated that many of our members are managing ILS transitions and other technical … More

SCP Monthly Update — November 2017

November 14, 2017  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP has posted the distribution statistics report for the month of October. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and selected open access … More

CDL Job Opening for a Library Carpentry Coordinator/Research Data Specialist

November 6, 2017  |  Category:  UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The UC Curation Center (UC3) is looking for a successful Library Carpentry Coordinator/Research Data Specialist who uses their product management skills, project management skills, software/data skills, and knowledge of the … More

Global Financial Data (GFD) moves to a new platform

November 1, 2017  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Currently, eight of the UC campuses (except UCSF and UCSB) license the Global Financial Data (GFD) database. On Wednesday, November 1st, GFD will transition to a new platform, powered by … More


New, collaborative process for curating Calisphere exhibitions

November 1, 2017  |  Categories:  Calisphere,Newsletter  |  Author: 

We’re pleased to announce a more collaborative process for the development of Calisphere Exhibitions, which we believe will bring more voices and stories to the site — as well as highlight … More

Announcing ILLReports! (Replacing JReports)

November 1, 2017  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

On November 6th, users will be able to access reports on UC Interlibrary Loan (ILL) activity through our newly designed interface: ILLReports (  The previous service, JReports, will be retired and … More

Farewell to Emily Stambaugh

November 1, 2017  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News,WEST  |  Author: 

Transitions are often bittersweet, and the one we announce today is no exception.  With some sadness at the loss of a valued colleague but also with anticipation of exciting new … More

EZID Service Update: October 2017

October 30, 2017  |  Categories:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities EZID is changing its DOI service, and implementation is underway. More information is available here: If you have questions about your … More

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Open Access Publishing Discounts

October 27, 2017  |  Categories:  Access & Publishing,Publishing  |  Author: 

In order to encourage open access publishing at the University of California, the California Digital Library administers publishing discounts with a number of full OA and hybrid-OA journals. These publishers and journals … More