Meet UC3’s Associate Director, Catherine Nancarrow

August 22, 2019  |  Categories:  Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

CDL happily welcomes Catherine Nancarrow as UC3’s Associate Director. Catherine will be working across the range of systemwide projects at UC3, providing oversight and support for the group’s product managers and facilitating communications within … More

New DynaMed premieres on August 21st

August 22, 2019  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

EBSCO is merging DynaMed Plus and DynaMed into the new DynaMed® on August 21. The next generation of DynaMed combines quality evidence-based information with a user-friendly, personalized experience that delivers … More


WorldCat Discovery: Bug Fixes

August 20, 2019  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The WorldCat Discovery installation on August 14, 2019 included the following improvements. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note:  Not all of the enhancements/bug fixes … More

CDL joins 11 partner libraries, the Library Publishing Coalition and Educopia on grant to study library publishing workflows

August 9, 2019  |  Categories:  Grants,Newsletter,Publishing,Publishing & Special Collections  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library, along with 11 partner libraries (Atlanta University Center, Claremont Colleges, Columbia University, Illinois Wesleyan University, Pacific University, University of Alberta, University of Michigan, University of … More

SCP Monthly Update – August 2019

August 7, 2019  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP will post the distribution statistics report for the month of July 2019 here soon. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and selected … More

Toward a National Archival Finding Aid Network: planning initiative update and release of new report

We are pleased to share the availability of a new report, “Finding Aid Aggregation at a Crossroads” (“Crossroads”): This report is a primary deliverable of the “Toward a National … More

SCP Serials Cataloging Switching to Separate Record Approach: Phase II

July 31, 2019  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Starting April 1, 2019, SCP catalogers began using the separate record approach for cataloging electronic serials. Note: The change impacts how users see CDL online resources in their local catalog. … More

Anna Striker joins CDL as Shared Print Operations and Collections Analyst

July 31, 2019  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News  |  Author: 

The Collection Development & Management Program welcomes Anna Striker as Operations and Collections Analyst for the Shared Print Team. Anna will coordinate operations, collections analysis, statistics, and reporting for … More

Welcome to Mahjabeen Yucekul, P&SC’s new Senior Software Engineer

July 29, 2019  |  Categories:  Newsletter,Publishing & Special Collections,Staff News  |  Author: 

We are excited to have Mahjabeen Yucekul join the Publishing & Special Collections group as our new Senior Software Engineer, starting August 1, 2019. Mahjabeen will be responsible for the … More

CDL Job Opening: UC3 Senior Software Developer

July 29, 2019  |  Categories:  Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The UC Curation Center (UC3) at the California Digital Library is recruiting for a Senior Software developer.  This is a technical lead position that will be responsible for the thought … More