CDLINFO News: June, 2008

Adam Brin & Stephanie Collett join the CDL

June 25, 2008  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL welcomes two new staff members to the Bibliographic Services team: Adam Brin & Stephanie Collett

Application deadline for the Electronic Resource Analyst position extended

June 25, 2008  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

The closing date for the Electronic Resource Analyst position has been extended to July 10, 2008. See original article for details.

UC Image Service News: Preparing for UC Shared Images strategic collection building

June 18, 2008  |  Category:  Newsletter,Special Collections  |  Author: 

CDL and campus stakeholders have been working hard behind the scenes to lay the foundation for collection building in UC Shared Images. This has included developing metadata submission guidelines for campuses to structure their metadata, and a collection development program proposal to help campuses manage collection building.

Counting California Decommissioned

June 13, 2008  |  Category:  Newsletter,Special Collections  |  Author: 

This is a reminder that Counting California has been decommissioned; see previous CDLINFO article (dated March 31, 2008) for details.

Users Council 2008 Annual Meeting – Catching Up

June 11, 2008  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

On Friday, May 9, the Users Council met in downtown Oakland for its annual meeting. The group, representing all of the UC campuses, the national labs, and a group of other California partners, heard about and discussed a host of issues. Meeting notes and PowerPoint presentations are now available.


Upcoming Platform and Database Changes

June 11, 2008  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

On July 1, 2008, Blackwell Publishing will merge with John Wiley and Sons; all Wiley-Blackwell’s online products will be combined onto a single Wiley InterScience platform. Additionally, EBSCO’s Academic Search Complete will replace Gale’s Expanded Academic ASAP database.

CDL recruiting for Electronic Resource Analyst

June 3, 2008  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

By Ivy Anderson, Director of CDL Collection Development & Management CALIFORNIA DIGITAL LIBRARY UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT ELECTRONIC RESOURCE ANALYST Salary: $53,136 – $74,352 … More