WorldCat Discovery beta: Most recent records display first

February 22, 2017  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Melvyl  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on February 16, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note that … More

Seeking CDL’s Next Digital Content Development Manager

February 14, 2017  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Staff News  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library seeks a dynamic, forward-looking digital library professional as its next Manager of Digital Content Development and Strategy.  Working in a highly collaborative environment, this position is … More

CDL welcomes Daniella Lowenberg!

February 10, 2017  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News,Dash  |  Author: 

Daniella joins the University of California Curation Center (UC3) as a Research Data Specialist / Dash Product Manager. Her new position will focus on building adoption and awareness of … More

Chemical and Engineering News Goes Global

February 10, 2017  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

Chemical and Engineering News, the “news edition” of the American Chemical Society has recently undergone a change.  As of January 2, 2017, ACS Publications has expanded the breadth of this … More


Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: February 2017

February 9, 2017  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For the month of January, our major serial record distributions include Open Access journals (407 titles which include: DOAJ, 369 titles; ScienceDirect online journals, 24 titles), China online journals … More

Announcing the JSTOR Ebooks DDA Pilot!

February 7, 2017  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

Books at JSTOR is an initiative to publish scholarly books online as part of JSTOR, one of the most well -known and widely used scholarly resources. The UC DDA Task … More


EZID Service Update: January 2017

February 6, 2017  |  Categories:  Infrastructure Services,Newsletter,EZID  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities John Kunze, EZID System Architect, and Greg Janée, EZID Technical Lead, along with a number of collaborators, published a preprint entitled “Uniform … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – BioCyc Microbial Genomes and Metabolic Pathways Web Portal

February 3, 2017  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

Five campuses (Berkeley + Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Davis, Los Angeles, Riverside, and Santa Cruz) are participating in the BioCyc three-year Tier 2 license.  (B/LBL, D, LA, R, SC; … More


Jackie Wilson “Retires”

February 2, 2017  |  Categories:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Jackie Wilson, one of the Collections program’s longest-serving staff members, will be ‘retiring’ from CDL at the end of January 2017. Jackie has a long career at UC, going … More

Latest eScholarship Activity: Campus 4th Quarter 2016 Reports

February 1, 2017  |  Categories:  Access & Publishing,Newsletter,eScholarship  |  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