CDL Job Opening for Licensing Analyst

June 15, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL) is a collaborative effort of the ten campuses of the University of California, and is designed to enable UC libraries to continue to meet … More

Project MUSE launches redesigned platform

June 14, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Today (June 14, 2018), Project MUSE released its newly-redesigned web presence. This is an interface change only, no changes to URLs or landing pages. Project Muse PID is Per … More


SCP Monthly Update — June 2018

June 7, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

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

ARKs in the Open: Project Update #6, Advisory Group formed

June 7, 2018  |  Categories:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The ARKs in the Open team is delighted to announce the formation of the ARKs-in-the-Open Advisory Group. The Advisory Group will provide a means for transitioning the ARK specification and … More

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WEST Members Meeting at ALA Annual in New Orleans, LA – Please RSVP if you plan to attend!

June 4, 2018  |  Categories:  Shared Print,Uncategorized,WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Annual WEST Members Meeting is scheduled to occur on Sunday, June 24, 2018, from 1:00-2:30pm (CT) in the Marriott Convention Center Hotel, Blaine Kern E&F.. Please RSVP to our poll … More

CDL Job Opening for UC3 Product Manager (EZID) / Research Data Specialist

June 1, 2018  |  Categories:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL) was founded at the University of California in 1997 to take advantage of emerging technologies that were transforming the way digital information was being … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: More precisely link to author names

June 1, 2018  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The WorldCat Discovery installation on May 31, 2018 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note that many … More

Letter to the Community: CDL and Dryad Partnership

May 30, 2018  |  Categories:  Dash,Newsletter,Press Releases,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

CDL has invested considerable effort researching and building exemplars in research data management and data publishing. Like most institutions, we have had varying levels of success, especially when it comes … More

Morgan & Claypool Colloquium Digital Library of Life Sciences – Collection 4 is available

May 24, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Morgan & Claypool (M&C) Publishers has two full-text series of short books acquired as a Tier 2 purchase:  Synthesis and Colloquium.  The Colloquium Digital Library of the Life Sciences is … More


New Request (ILL/DDS) security feature debuts

May 21, 2018  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

On Monday, May 21st, a new security feature was implemented in Request (UC’s interlibrary loan and document delivery service).  The feature prevents the user from entering an email address other … More