CDLINFO News: June, 2013

UC Davis releases university web archives

June 18, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

UC Davis’s web archive of over 300 sites from the domain is now available for public access.  This is a project of the UCD University Archives (started in … More

UC Libraries partner with DPLA via HathiTrust

June 18, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As announced today, HathiTrust Digital Library collections, including over 400,000 UC volumes, will be discoverable within the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) project.  Of HathiTrust’s nearly 11 million volumes, … More


New Licensed Resource: MIT Press eBooks in Computer Science and Engineering via IEEE Xplore

June 17, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Jean McKenzie, UC Berkeley, Resource Liaison Seven campuses now have access to the MIT Press eBooks Library: The Computing & Engineering Collection via IEEE Xplore.  UCB, UCD, UCI, UCLA, … More

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SciVerse Hub is Retiring in August 2013

June 17, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

For those accessing Elsevier via the SciVerse Hub, the SciVerse Hub is being retired as of 24 August 2013.  (CDL does not provide a database level record pointing to the … More


HathiTrust May 2013 Update

June 14, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

May brings changes and challenges to HathiTrust as you can read in the May newsletter. This issue includes the following: A message from Executive Director John Wilkin on his … More


Merritt Service Update: May 2013

June 13, 2013  |  Category:  Merritt,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Work is in-progress and on track for the following high priority development activities, slated for completion this summer: Migrate Merritt’s underlying technical … More


Launch of the UC Libraries Digital Collection Project

June 13, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Systemwide Library Information  |  Author: 

By Ginny Steel, University Librarian, UCSC & Council of University Librarians (CoUL) Chair In late 2011, the Council of University Librarians (CoUL) and the Systemwide Operations and Planning Advisory Group … More

Melvyl Central Index Update

June 12, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Information Services,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL staff completed the biannual analysis for potential changes to the Melvyl Central Index configuration targeted for July 2013.  While OCLC has added databases to the Central Index in the … More

DataUp Service Update: May 2013

June 11, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Strasser presented on DataUp for the Helmholtz Open Access Webinar Series on May 6 and May 14. The presentation is available at … More


WAS Service Update: May 2013

June 11, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities WAS 2.0 release of new curator tools. We have decided to release the new curator tools ahead of the other features that were … More