CDLINFO News: January, 2011

Cancellation of Informa Healthcare Journals as of January 1, 2011

January 31, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Collection Development Officers at the ten UC campuses, the UC health and life science selectors (UCHLS)  and CDL have decided to cancel the Informa Healthcare (IHC) systemwide license as … More


Mellon Grant Awarded to University of California Libraries to Implement the Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST)

January 31, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Press Releases,Shared Print  |  Author: 

Researchers can now be assured that the scholarly record will be preserved for future generations through a coordinated system of trusted print archives held at libraries throughout the western United … More

UC-eLinks “Logon to your campus proxy or VPN” alert is helping users

January 24, 2011  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

A new feature implemented by the UC-eLinks team in July 2010 is making a huge difference — it’s a special UC-eLinks’ alert that tells users to logon to their campus … More

DataCite Metadata Scheme is published

January 24, 2011  |  Category:  EZID,Strategic & Project Planning,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The DataCite Metadata Scheme has been finalized and is now available here. After many months and a lot of very early morning conference calls with my European colleagues, I am … More

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Emily Stambaugh in Print

January 19, 2011  |  Category:  Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News  |  Author: 

Emily Stambaugh, CDL’s Manager of Shared Print, recently had an article published in a recent issue of Against the Grain.  The article is entitled Heading West: Circling the Wagons to … More

HathiTrust WorldCat Local Discovery Tool

January 18, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Information Services,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Today, OCLC and HathiTrust announced the release of a WorldCat Local-based interface for the HathiTrust Digital Library, currently containing more than 4 million records.  The discovery interface is available at … More


CDLers (and UCSBer) in Print

January 18, 2011  |  Category:  EZID,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The latest D-Lib magazine is a special issue devoted to Research Data. It has an international list of authors, including a few from close to home.  John Kunze and Patricia … More


CDL On-the-Go

January 11, 2011  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

The CDL website has gone mobile. Since the launch of our new web presence in January, 2010, the User Experience Design team has continued our commitment to finding new … More


Principal Metadata Analyst Position Closes 1/14/11

January 11, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl  |  Author: 

Shape the future of discovery & delivery. Discovery & Delivery: Job Opportunity Position: Principal Metadata Analyst About you You are an experienced metadata analyst. You have the ability … More


HathiTrust: 2010 Year in Review

By Heather Christenson, CDL HathiTrust Project Manager A special edition HathiTrust newsletter highlighting 2010 achievements and activities is now available.   2010 was quite a momentous year for our partnership; the … More