CDLINFO News: November, 2013

Updates from beyond WEST: Shared Print at the 2013 Charleston Conference

November 19, 2013  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

At the Charleston Conference, two shared print groups, the Maine Shared Collections Strategy (MSCS) and the Committee on Institutional Cooperation’s (CIC) Shared Print Repository, presented on their projects, goals and … More

UC Faculty Publish in eScholarship

November 14, 2013  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing  |  Author: 

Interested in the research and open access publishing at your campus?  At other UC campuses?  CDL sends campuses a quarterly report with each campus’s eScholarship publishing statistics (and more).  For … More


New Licensed Resource – JSTOR Ecology & Botany Collection II

November 13, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

UC campuses now have access to the JSTOR Ecology & Botany Collection II as part of the CDL consortial license; on the JSTOR platform.   JSTOR Ecology & Botany II … More


K-Theory now available through Portico

November 13, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The academic community lost access to the mathematics journal K-Theory on the SpringerLink platform when the editorial board resigned in 2007 and founded a new journal, Journal of K-Theory, published … More


HathiTrust October 2013 Update

November 12, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

There are a number of exciting announcements from HathiTrust this month: Zephir, a new bibliographic data management system developed for HathiTrust by the California Digital Library was released. HT … More


Welcome Dana Jemison

November 12, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Please join CDL in welcoming Dana Jemison as a Metadata Analyst to our Discovery & Delivery Team.  Dana will be working primarily on the PAPR (Print Archives Preservation Registry) project.  … More

Introducing Zephir, HathiTrust’s New Metadata Management System

November 7, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Newsletter,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL), in collaboration with staff from the University of Michigan, has developed and implemented a new bibliographic metadata management system, Zephir, for the HathiTrust Digital Library. … More


Emily Stambaugh speaks on “Reinventing Shared Print” and provides update on UC Shared Print and WEST

November 5, 2013  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

The OCLC Collective Insight Series event, “Getting off the Island: Collaborating to Create Boundless Collections,” was held at Loyola Marymount University on October 15, 2013. The interactive program explored current … More

UC Open Access Policy implementation is live!

November 4, 2013  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

The Academic Senate of the University of California adopted an Open Access Policy on July 24, 2013, ensuring that future scholarly articles authored by faculty at all 10 UC campuses … More