CDLINFO News: April, 2001

Library Staff News

April 26, 2001  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. California Cultures Project Manager Genie Guerard of the UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library has agreed to serve as overall Project Manager for the Online Archive of … More

eBook Task Force Final Report Complete

April 26, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL Joint Steering Committee on Shared Collections (JSC) eBook Task Force’s final report on the emerging eBook market and its implications has been completed.  The Task Force members included Lucia … More

IEEE Journal-level Links (Camille Wanat, UCB)

April 26, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

If you’ve searched for IEEE journals or magazines lately in either the CDL Directory or any of the CDL-hosted databases, you will have noticed a recent and positive change–direct journal-level … More

New Resource Available

April 26, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. The Ethnic NewsWatch: A History The Ethnic NewsWatch: A History, licensed in fall 2000 (see CDLINFO Vol.3, No.12: is now offering its first release of content, covering the … More

Melvyl® Union Catalog and Database Transitions

April 26, 2001  |  Category:  Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Standard PubMed is currently available for searching from the National Library of Medicine []. MEDLINE/PubMed Background UC health sciences librarians were aware that many UC faculty and graduate students were … More

Melvyl® Union Catalog Vendor Chosen

April 18, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library is pleased to announce that a contract has been signed with Ex Libris [] for its ALEPH 500 system to serve as the underlying technology for … More

Library Staff News

April 14, 2001  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

On April 13, Joyce Rawlins is leaving her position at the CDL as Executive Secretary to the University Librarian.  She has accepted a position as Administrative Assistant to the Vice … More

CDL Users Council Meeting

April 14, 2001  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

18 members of the CDL Users Council attended the group’s annual meeting in Oakland on March 12.  This meeting offered a series of informational updates on CDL’s governance structure and … More


New Resource Available

April 14, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. ERIC E*Subscribe On the recommendation of the Joint Steering Committee on Shared Collections (JSC) and the UC Education and Psychology bibliographers, the CDL has licensed the current years … More

Melvyl and Database Transitions

April 14, 2001  |  Category:  Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Melvyl Public Information Page Available A public web page containing general information is now available (updated URL 2011) []; feel free to publicize this as the most up-to-date source … More