CDLINFO News: resource_change

Momentum Press Ebooks move to iG Library platform

December 21, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Momentum Press ebooks are moving from the ProQuest ebrary platform to the iG Library platform, which is the same platform that hosts the Business Expert Press ebooks. A Tier 2 … More

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Si ku quan shu EastView access ceasing December 31; new platform starting in January

December 20, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Si ku quan shu 四庫全書 (complete library in four sections), compiled in the Qianlong period of the Qing dynasty, was the largest collection of texts in pre-modern China and has an … More

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Nexis Uni debuts; January webinars are available

December 18, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As mentioned in a previous CDLINFO article, LexisNexis Academic Becomes Nexis Uni, Nexis Uni is now the platform for LexisNexis Academic online content.  The PID that previously pointed to LexisNexis … More

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Duke University Press Journals move to Silverchair platform

November 30, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

On Monday, November 20, 2017, Duke University Press Journals transitioned from Highwire to the Silverchair platform. According to Duke University Press, the transition to Silverchair will provide an integrated user … More

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Oxford updates Biography & Music/Art databases

November 29, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Oxford Biography Resources On Monday, November 27, 2017, Oxford University Press (OUP) updated their Biography resources: American National Biography Online: UCB, UCI, UCLA, UCM, UCR, UCSB, UCSC, and UCSD … More

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Global Financial Data (GFD) moves to a new platform

November 1, 2017  |  Category:  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

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Taylor & Francis Ebooks transition to new platform

October 19, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Taylor & Francis (T&F) is migrating ebook content from the CRCnetBase platform (as well as other ebook imprints hosted by T&F) to their new Ebook platform (https://www.taylorfrancis.com/). As of November … More

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New Reaxys is now available

October 2, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recently, Elsevier launched a new release of Reaxys©, a chemistry research database.  According to the Elsevier press release, the new Reaxys combines a highly streamlined user interface with search and … More

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Compendex has a new look

August 28, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

In August, Compendex (on the Engineering Village platform) launched an updated interface, refreshed to improve usability.  According to the vendor’s information, “the new user interface will keep all the current … More

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SPIE Digital Library moves to new platform

August 14, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The SPIE Digital Library is migrating from the Silverchair platform to a new SPIE Digital Library platform on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. Features of the new platform include improved search … More

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