CDLINFO News: July, 2017

WorldCat Discovery beta: Share Personal Lists and “My Items”

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

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on July 27, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note that … More

DMPTool Service Update: July 2017

July 27, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Roadmap update. We passed another milestone this month as DCC completed the migration of all three production services—DMPonline, DMPTuuli, and DMPMelbourne—to the new … More

Web of Science Citation Map is gone for now

July 21, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Citation Map functionality in Web of Science is no longer available due to technology compatibility issues and reliance on browser support of Java. According to our Clarivate Analytics representative, … More


Disambiguating Dash and Merritt

July 17, 2017  |  Category:  Dash,Merritt,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

What’s Dash? What’s Merritt? What’s the difference? After numerous questions about where things should go and what the differences are between our UC3 services, we got the hint that we … More

CDL’s new Licensed Resources Website has launched!

July 12, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

On Wednesday, July 12th, CDL launched the new Licensed Resources website ( CDL’s User Experience Design (UX) team interviewed campus librarians who frequently used the previous site, discussed their findings … More

Help us improve the CDL website!

July 11, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library’s UX Design Service is gearing up to redesign and we want to learn about how you use the website: What works great, what doesn’t work, … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: July 2017

July 10, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP regularly posts monthly distribution statistics report.  This monthly report shows titles added and/or removed from CDL licensed and selected open access collections. Here are the highlights of our … More

Happy Anniversary New Zealand Hansard: Celebrating 150 Years of Openness and Transparency

July 6, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month New Zealand celebrates 150 years of government openness and transparency. It was one of the first countries to record and publish independent transcripts of the speeches and debates … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – Central Daily News

July 5, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Five campuses (Berkeley, Irvine, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and San Diego) began participation in a Tier 2 opportunity for access to the Central Daily News. (B, I, LA, SB, … More


New Licensed Resource: Announcing STMnetBASE eBooks from Taylor & Francis, 2017-2019

July 5, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries have acquired the STMnetBASE frontlist ebook collection from CRC Press/Taylor & Francis for the next three years, 2017 – 2019. All ten campuses and CDL contributed towards … More