The SNAC pack is back (in print)

August 21, 2015  |  Categories:  Access & Publishing,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Now that the first and second phases of the award-winning Social Networks and Archival Context (SNAC) research and demonstration project have been completed, Daniel Pitti (University of Virginia, Charlottesville), Ray … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: August 2015

August 21, 2015  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Our major serial record distributions for July were for Open Access (508 titles) and EBSCO (40 titles). For monographs they were for SuperStar (577 titles), Springer (564 titles), IEEE (185 … More

ProQuest Updates Platform Interface, August 20th

August 20, 2015  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

ProQuest will be rolling out changes to the interface of the main ProQuest platform on August 20, 2015.   The ProQuest Congressional interface implemented a similar look and feel on August … More


New Licensed Resource: Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO) — Literature

August 18, 2015  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO) — Literature. Note: Some campuses may have already had access via local subscriptions.; All campuses, on the Oxford … More


Alexander Street Press Debuts New Interface for Selected Resources

August 13, 2015  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

The Alexander Street platform will be debuting a new interface on Friday August 14.   From the vendor’s announcement, the new interface includes: More intuitive search, browse, video, and audio … More


Mirroring FirstSearch searching in WorldCat Discovery (WCD)

August 13, 2015  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Licensed Resources,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As you know, OCLC is rolling out a new discovery interface (WorldCat Discovery) which will merge together the existing OCLC FirstSearch and WorldCat Local (WCL) interfaces onto this new platform. … More

Latest eScholarship Activity: Campus 2nd Quarter 2015 Reports

August 13, 2015  |  Categories:  Access & Publishing,eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing  |  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 team. … More

Changing of the guard

August 12, 2015  |  Categories:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

In July, Erika Wilson, CDL Executive Assistant to Laine Farley, became the Communications and Operations Manager at the Authors Alliance ( “As we continue to grow, it’s important we have … More

CDL welcomes Angela Di Iorio

August 12, 2015  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL is thrilled to welcome Angela Di Iorio from La Sapienza Digital Library in Rome. She will be joining us for two months as a visiting scholar. Angela is a … More

Caitlin Nelson joins D2D

August 12, 2015  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

On Monday, August 10th, CDL’s Discovery to Delivery (D2D) team welcomed Caitlin Nelson as the Discovery & Delivery Services Product Manager. Caitlin will be product manager for Request and eventually Melvyl, … More