CDLINFO News: October, 2016

New Request Feature: Remember User Login

October 31, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

We are pleased to release a new Request feature: Remember User Information Starting the morning of November 7, 2016, users will no longer need to re-enter their patron information when … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: CJK Author Field Order

October 27, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on October 27, 2016 included the following bug fix. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note that many of … More

DMPTool Service Update: September 2016

October 26, 2016  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities New template: Department of Defense (details on the blog) Themes: We’re still collecting feedback on the revised set of themes for DMP templates and guidance … More

Alison Ray moves to D2D

October 26, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce that Alison Ray will begin her new position as Discovery and Delivery Systems Analyst on November 1.   Alison spent the last 6 months as the … More

SAE Digital Library is now SAE MOBILUS

October 21, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

The SAE Digital Library is now SAE MOBILUS, with a new name, URL and functionality. The SAE Technical Papers and Technical Papers Archives are a Tier 2 license. Participants by … More


Cobweb: Collaborative Collection Development for Web Archives

October 19, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

A partnership between the CDL, Harvard Library, and UCLA Library has been award funding from IMLS to create Cobweb, a collaborative collection development platform for web archiving, The demands of archiving … More

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EZID Introduces Link Checking

October 17, 2016  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The EZID team is happy to announce the introduction of link checking. EZID now checks the location URLs (links) of all identifiers to see if any are broken. Here are … More

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Morgan & Claypool Synthesis Digital Library Collection Seven is Available

October 14, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

For the nine participating campuses (all except UCSB), Morgan & Claypool (M&C) Publishers Synthesis Series ( has begun making its seventh collection of lectures available online. The basic component of … More


Latest eScholarship Activity: Campus 3rd Quarter 2016 Reports

October 12, 2016  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing & Special Collections  |  Author: 

Check out this quarter’s reports to discover eScholarship’s publishing profiles (and more). Here’s a listing of each campus’s most popular publications this quarter brought to you by the eScholarship … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: October 2016

October 6, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

For the month of September, we added a new serial package AnthroSource online journals (29 titles). Other major serial record distributions include EBSCO journals (34 titles), and Open Access … More