CDLINFO News: October, 2010

UC HathiTrust Update

October 12, 2010  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Heather Christenson, CDL HathiTrust Project Manager HathiTrust has released an update that summarizes activities and work during the month of September 2010. UC continues to make substantial contributions to … More


Earthquake weather

October 11, 2010  |  Category:  Strategic & Project Planning  |  Author: 

It’s a beautiful, warm October day here in the Bay Area. And yet, I have to admit, that warm autumn days can sometimes give me a slight sense of foreboding, … More

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New Licensed Resources – BBIH, Duxiu, Morgan & Claypool, TBRC

October 8, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

By Ellen Meltzer, Information Services Manager UC campuses now have access to these electronic resources as part of CDL consortial or Tier 2 licenses.  (Some campuses may already have had … More


Three Ways The Public Library Can Change Your Life

October 6, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

Sometimes the simplest and most obvious things in life elude us.  With a degree in library and information science, I should be the first one to realize the virtues of … More


UC Systemwide Library Tutorial Launched: Begin Your Research

October 4, 2010  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Ellen Meltzer, Information Services Manager Under the leadership of UC Heads of Public Services (HOPS), the UC libraries have collaborated on a UC-wide library tutorial entitled “Begin Your Research”.  … More

Repeating patterns

October 4, 2010  |  Category:  Strategic & Project Planning  |  Author: 

Using patterns as the basis for creativity is common in the world of design.  It seemed counter-intuitive to me until I read Designing Social Interfaces, a book that calls itself … More

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