CDLINFO News: August, 2001

California Digital Library Standards Documents

August 23, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Publishing  |  Author: 

The CDL has recently adopted several guidelines for the use of standards in its collections and services which it supports and hosts.  Notable among them are guidelines for the creation … More

New Resources Available

August 23, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Blackwell Academic Publishing Full-text access for all campuses to all titles from Blackwell Academic Publishing is now available.  This package represent a significant addition of over 225 new … More

CDL Database Transitions

August 23, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. RILM Changes (Michael Colby, Resource Liaison for RILM) On August 15, RILM transitioned from the OCLC interface accessible via the CDL-hosted databases interface, to the native interface offered by … More

Library Staff News

August 9, 2001  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. Raymund Ramos Joins the CDL Raymund Ramos joined the CDL-Technologies’ Architecture and Infrastructure group on August 1, 2001.  He is filling a vacancy in CDL-T. Raymund will … More

Ellen Meltzer Appointed CDL Staff Liaison to the Users Council

August 9, 2001  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Ellen Meltzer has assumed the role of CDL staff liaison to the Users Council, replacing John Kupersmith (see Library Staff News below for information about John’s departure from the CDL).  … More

Online Surveying Software Renewed

August 9, 2001  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

The CDL has renewed the license for the Websurveyor online survey service.  CDL took advantage of a special offer to continue the license.  This service provides the tools to create … More

Periodical Contents Index (PCI) Full Text No Longer Available

August 9, 2001  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Before the license amendment was signed for PCI additional segments and PCI Full Text, the vendor changed the terms of the agreement.  Due to this change, the Joint Steering Committee … More

CDL Database Transitions

August 9, 2001  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. Change in Transition Steering Committee Roster Now that its initial recommendations have passed to the negotiation stage, the Abstracting and Indexing Database Transition Steering Committee will focus on implementation … More