CDLINFO News: October, 2012

Librarian in Print – Rachael Hu

CDL’s Rachael Hu has an article published in this month’s RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage (Fall 2012 13:175-190).   The article is entitled, “Methods to Tame … More

eScholarship PLUS

October 30, 2012  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing  |  Author: 

By Catherine Mitchell, Director, Access & Publishing The California Digital Library is pleased to announce a new print-on-demand (POD) and ebook distribution/sales service for books and journals published in eScholarship, … More


New on OAC and Calisphere: Local History Digital Resources

October 26, 2012  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Online Archive of California,Special Collections  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce the online publication of approximately 2,000 diverse materials documenting local people, places, and events throughout California in the Online Archive of California (OAC) and Calisphere. The … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update — October 2012

October 24, 2012  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

By Adolfo Tarango, Head, Systemwide Collection Services SCP’s latest annual report ( is posted on the SCP website. The report contains significant details on our cataloging activities for the 2011/2012 … More

Next-Generation Technical Services Update: October 2012

October 17, 2012  |  Category:  Systemwide Library Information  |  Author: 

In September, the NGTS Management Team proposed a slate of 2012-13 projects focused on implementing, further developing, and assessing various models of UC Libraries’ shared technical services operations to the … More


New Licensed Resource – JSTOR Arts & Sciences XI

October 16, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

UC campuses, except UCSF, now have access to JSTOR XI as part of a CDL consortial license; on the JSTOR platform. JSTOR Arts & Sciences XI will contain at least 125 … More

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New Licensed Resource – ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library (SEDL)

October 16, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Julia Gelfand, Resource Liaison and Applied Sciences & Engineering Librarian, UCI Libraries Seven campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced, Santa Barbara, San Diego) are now participating in a … More

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WAS Service Update – September 2012

October 16, 2012  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Fall 2012 releases update WAS 2.0: We are continuing the quality assurance testing for the WAS 2.0 release; among the areas of focus … More

HathiTrust September 2012 Update

October 16, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Heather Christenson, Project Manager, Mass Digitization September’s HathiTrust update includes late breaking news on the decision to dismiss the lawsuit brought by the Authors Guild and others against HathiTrust. … More


Upcoming transition of former RLG resources from OCLC to EBSCOhost

October 9, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

By Holly Eggleston, Electronic Resource Analyst /Resource Liaison Coordinator Following is an update on the status of the migration of many former RLG resources from the OCLC FirstSearch platform to … More