Maria Gould joins CDL as UC3 Product Manager

November 14, 2018  |  Categories:  EZID,Identifiers,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

CDL is happy to welcome Maria Gould as our new UC3 Product Manager. In her new role, Maria will focus on persistent identifier-focused projects including the EZID service. Maria was … More

Christine Kim joins CDL as OAC/Calisphere Service & Outreach Manager

We are delighted to announce that Christine Kim is joining the CDL as the OAC/Calisphere Service & Outreach Manager, effective January 15, 2019. Christine brings a broad array of advanced … More

SCP Monthly Update–November 2018

November 9, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP will post the distribution statistics report for the month of October at this page soon. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and … More

Save the date! WEST Members Meeting during ALA Midwinter – Sunday, January 27, 1-2:30pm PT

November 9, 2018  |  Categories:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

The WEST members meeting for ALA Midwinter 2019 in Seattle is scheduled for Sunday, January 27, from 1:00 – 2:30pm. Please save the date and join us for updates, presentations, … More

Cobweb Update: Recorded Webinar on Cobweb Functionality Now Available

November 8, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Are you curious about how Cobweb can support your web archiving work or how you might use the platform to initiate or otherwise participate in collaborative web archiving initiatives? Check … More

WEST Cycles 8 and 9 Commitments Finalized

November 7, 2018  |  Categories:  Shared Print,Uncategorized,WEST  |  Author: 

At the end of September, WEST members finalized their commitments for titles to be archived over Cycles 8 and 9, which will extend through spring of 2020. WEST continues to … More

New platform for several Gale databases

November 1, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Several of the UC-licensed Gale databases are now live on the Artemis platform and are still available on the existing Gale platform as well. Currently, the PIDs still point … More


New platform for The Complete Classics Collection of Ancient China and The Encyclopedia of Taiwan

November 1, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

East View is pleased to introduce a new, improved and cross-searchable platform for The Complete Classics Collection of Ancient China and The Encyclopedia of Taiwan.  Access to the new platform … More


WorldCat Discovery beta: Filter to open access content

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

The WorldCat Discovery installation on October 18, 2018 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note that many of … More

Toward a national archival finding aid network: collaborative planning initiative receives LSTA funding support

CDL is excited to announce that we will soon be embarking on a collaborative planning initiative, in partnership with regional/statewide archival description aggregators, to explore a “next generation” finding aid … More