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SCP Monthly Update–October 2018

October 12, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

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

HathiTrust Turns 10!

October 11, 2018  |  Categories:  Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

HathiTrust tagline circa 2008 October 13 marks the 10th anniversary of the HathiTrust Digital Library. Ten years ago, HathiTrust was launched jointly by the 12-university consortium known as the Committee on … More

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Contemporary Women’s Issues moves to new Gale platform

October 10, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recently, Contemporary Women’s Issues moved from the RDS platform to Gale’s InfoTrac platform.  Contemporary Women’s Issues offers comprehensive coverage of issues that influence women’s lives across the globe.  The database provides … More

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Greg Janée in Transition

October 4, 2018  |  Categories:  EZID,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Greg Janée, lead developer for the EZID service, has recently stepped up to be the Director of the Data Curation Program at the UCSB Library. Greg, who joined CDL’s UC3 team at … More

National Technical Information Library (NTRL) is now Open Access

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

The National Technical Reports Library (NTRL) has become an open access resource, following a decision made by the National Technical Information Service (NTIS). NTRL was previously licensed as Tier 2 … More

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SCP Monthly Update — September 2018

September 25, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

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

CDL welcomes Brian David

September 25, 2018  |  Categories:  Information Services,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL happily welcomes Brian David as CDL’s new Information Services analyst. Most recently, Brian spent 3+ years at bepress as a consultant and team manager. Before then, his career … More

China Data Online Cancellation

September 21, 2018  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The China Data Online product is no longer available through UC’s Tier 2 subscription vendor. According to the China Data Center website (http://www.chinadatacenter.org/closed/): “Effective immediately, this China Data Center … More

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CDL receives additional LSTA grant funding to expose more cultural heritage collections through Calisphere and DPLA

September 20, 2018  |  Categories:  Calisphere,Grants,Newsletter,Publishing & Special Collections,Special Collections  |  Author: 

“1951 – Harvesting Hops in the West.” Courtesy of UC San Diego Library, Special Collections & Archives CDL is pleased to announce that we have received an additional year of … More

Stephen Abrams leaving CDL

September 19, 2018  |  Categories:  Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

As many of you know, Stephen Abrams will be returning to the Boston area in order to be in closer geographic proximity to family.  His last day at CDL … More