CDLINFO News: June, 2017

NEW! UC-eLinks Journal Search page

June 30, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Ex Libris has introduced a new Journal Search page, an upgrade of the A-Z ejournal list page currently in use. This is the first major redesign of the SFX ejournal … More

Staff Transitions: Nga Ong, Kathryn Stine & Nancy Scott-Noennig

Good things come in threes, and so it is with staff transitions this summer!   We’d like to take the opportunity to announce three – count them, three! – new staff … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Saved Searches

June 28, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on June 15, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note that … More

Farewell to Patti Martin

June 23, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

With fond appreciation, CDL is today announcing the retirement of one of its leading and longest-running program directors:  Patricia “Patti” Martin, Director of CDL’s Discovery and Delivery (D2D) Program, … More

New Licensed Resource – CNP eReading (DDA eBook Project)

June 19, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Nine campuses (all except UCSF, LBL) recently began participation in a Demand-Driven Acquisitions eBook project for access to the CNP eBooks.   (B [LBL not included], D, I, LA, M, … More


Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: June 2017

June 19, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP has posted the distribution statistics report for the month of May [PDF]. This monthly report shows titles being added and/or removed from CDL licensed and selected open access … More

DMPTool Service Update: May 2017

June 13, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Roadmap update. We just reached a huge milestone (!), pushing a preliminary version of the DMPRoadmap code out to test on DCC-hosted DMPonline, DMPTuuli, … More

EZID Service Update: May 2017

June 2, 2017  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities John Kunze, EZID System Architect, and Greg Janée, EZID Technical Lead, both attended the third annual CSV conference in Portland, May 2-3. … More

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Barbara Cormack Joins D2D

June 1, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Barbara Cormack joins the Discovery & Delivery (D2D) group this Thursday, June 1st as a metadata analyst.  Barbara will be working on Zephir, the HathiTrust metadata management system, as … More

Melvyl transition to WorldCat Discovery is delayed (again)

June 1, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Melvyl will not transition from WorldCat Local (WCL) to WorldCat Discovery (WCD) this summer. The CDL Melvyl Operations Team is currently working with OCLC to resolve a technical problem that … More