CDLINFO News: April, 2015

Melvyl Central Index Update – April 2015

April 15, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Local installation on April 13, 2015 included the following databases which have now been added to all instances of Melvyl’s Central Index. New Databases MIT … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Full text snippets & searching

April 14, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on April 13, 2015 included the following new features & enhancements. The running list of release notes can be … More

Cycle 5 Collections Analysis Currently Underway

April 10, 2015  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

In the fall, 86 members submitted files for 109 OCLC symbols, totaling 2.4 million records. With those records, approximately 30,000 journal backfiles were identified for cycle 5 collections analysis – which … More

New WEST Archive Holders Orientation Webinar

April 3, 2015  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

In Archive Cycle 4, WEST welcomed several more institutions to act as Archive Holders. Thank you to both our new and existing Archive Holders (now totaling 32!) for their commitment … More

EZID Service Update: March 2015

April 1, 2015  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities EZID’s CrossRef service went into production this month with CDL’s own eScholarship as the first publisher to make use of the ground-breaking … More

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Melvyl’s Central Index will be updated more frequently

April 1, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Because OCLC recently simplified the underlying processes, CDL can now update Melvyl’s Central Index monthly rather than twice yearly (in January and July) as was previously the case. New Databases … More