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CDL Welcomes Joel Hagedorn

February 6, 2014  |  Categories:  Newsletter,Staff News,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

By Eric Satzman, CDL Web production Manager CDL is pleased to announce that Joel Hagedorn has joined the CDL as the newest member of the Web Production team.  Joel comes … More

EZID Service Update: January 2014

February 3, 2014  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities In late January 2014, the URL for EZID’s home page changed from http://n2t.net/ezid to http://ezid.cdlib.org. The URL for the application programming … More

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Elsevier Contract Renewed for Next 5 Years

January 31, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources  |  Author: 

CDL has completed a favorable negotiation with Elsevier to renew the Science Direct journals for 2014-2018.  The agreement continues UC’s strong record of excellent long-term cost control for this important … More

WorldCat Discovery Services –Coming When?

January 30, 2014  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

OCLC has announced that their WorldCat® Discovery Services, a new suite of cloud-based applications, will be bringing the FirstSearch® and WorldCat® Local (WCL) services together.  They have also announced that … More

Newsletter Spotlight: CDL’s Mass Digitization projects

January 30, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recently, UCOP’s link newsletter included an article, Digitization project breathes new life into UC Libraries’ collections, focusing on the University of California Reprints website and CDL’s Mass Digitization projects.  Check it out! … More

Melvyl Enhancements – January 2014: Data from MARC fields/subfields added to display

January 29, 2014  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

OCLC brought in one enhancement to WorldCat Local impacting Melvyl on January 13, 2014, described below. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.cdlib.org/services/d2d/melvyl/public/.   (Note that many … More

UC Shared Print Update Delivered to the CRL Print Archives Network Meeting at ALA Midwinter 2014

January 28, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print  |  Author: 

The University of California Libraries have completed a strategic planning effort to guide the development of shared print collections and services in the upcoming years. The environment for print collections … More

WEST Update Delivered to the CRL Print Archives Network Meeting at ALA Midwinter 2014

January 28, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

The Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST) has entered into its second three-year implementation phase with the support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Between 2013 and 2016, WEST libraries will … More

Ethnomusicology Archive Records Added to Melvyl

January 23, 2014  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Working with UCLA Library and CDL staff, OCLC added a second UCLA Library with a separate ILS, the Ethnomusicology Archive, to Melvyl as of January 22, 2014.  The first added … More

¡Viva la Causa!: Herman Baca Collection reveals 50 years of Chicano community activism in San Diego

January 22, 2014  |  Categories:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

By Sherri Berger, CDL and Marlayna Christensen, UC San Diego Approximately 40,000 pages of textual and visual material documenting Chicano community activism in San Diego are now freely available on … More