CDLINFO News: December, 1999

Tools and Services Working Group: Call for Ideas

December 7, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL Tools and Services Working Group has been working during the last year to identify areas in need of new tools and services, as well as define a process … More

SciFinder Scholar is Coming

December 7, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Access to the world’s most comprehensive database of chemical literature and patents will begin soon for CDL users.  The CDL and Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) are close to finalizing an … More

PREMEDLINE Goes Away Next Week

December 7, 1999  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Remember that the Telnet PREMEDLINE database will no longer be available beginning next Monday, December 13. PUBMED, which includes PREMEDLINE content is available via the National Library of Medicine’s free … More

PCI/UC Holdings Links

December 7, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL’s continues to work with vendors to allow links from their search results pages into the California Periodicals holdings. The PCI/UC holdings links are now available. … More

Access to Compendex Plus Changing on January 1, 2000

December 7, 1999  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

UC’s interim access to the Compendex Plus database on SilverPlatter’s ERL system will end on December 31, 1999. Beginning January 1, 2000, UC users will access the Compendex Plus database … More

"Data Warehouse" to Lead CDL Government Information Initiative

December 7, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

As the next step in developing a systemwide strategy towards digital government information, the CDL has committed to establishing a CDL “Data Warehouse” by July 2000.  This action is being … More

Karen Butter to Assume Leadership Position for CDL

December 7, 1999  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

The CDL is pleased to announce that Karen A. Butter, Acting University Librarian at UCSF, will assume a position as Senior Associate in the California Digital Library, effective … More