CDLINFO News: June, 2015

DMPTool Service Update: June 2015

June 29, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities New Service Manager. We’ve hired a new DMPTool service manager: Stephanie Simms. She is already busy connecting with our partners to create a road … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: June 2015

June 25, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

The major monograph distributions were for Springer (2209 titles), NBER working papers (1027 titles), Naxos (323 titles), Elsevier (348 titles), Loeb Classical Library (211), OECD (163 titles), IEEE (147 titles), … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Improved display for facets

June 24, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on June 11, 2015 included the following new features & enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note that … More

UC-eLinks user interface simplified: Go button is going, going, gone

June 24, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

CDL made a modification to the UC-eLinks menu window and the direct linking banner that affects the user interface but does not change any functionality. Under the hood, we switched … More

New Licensed Resource – Scientific American Archive (1845-2005), Supplement & Builders Archive Collection

June 23, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to Scientific American Archive (1845-2005) and Scientific American Supplement & Builders Archive Collection; some campuses may have already had access via local subscriptions.  (All … More


SNAC wins C.F.W. Coker Award from Society of American Archivists

June 23, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing & Special Collections,Special Collections  |  Author: 

If you’re researching the life of Gertrude Stein and want to see all of the primary source materials created by her and documenting her life and work, you’d likely spend … More

Morgan & Claypool Colloquium Digital Library of Life Sciences – Collection 3 is available

Morgan & Claypool (M&C) Publishers has two full-text series of short books acquired as a Tier 2 purchase:  Synthesis and Colloquium.  The Colloquium Digital Library of the Life Sciences is … More


Jing Jiang joins D2D

June 9, 2015  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL welcomes Jing Jiang, the newest application developer on the Discovery & Delivery (D2D) team. She comes to us by way of IT Infrastructure Services at the UC Davis library, where … More

New Licensed Resource – RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature

June 9, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

Eight UC campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Merced, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz) now have access to RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature RILM; some campuses may have … More


The Elephant Weighs In: Updates from HathiTrust and UC Libraries

June 5, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

It’s been a busy year for HathiTrust Digital Library. In April, the five millionth volume was opened for public reading and partner downloading. That’s a weighty accomplishment and it couldn’t have happened without … More

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