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RAND California cancelled as of May 1st

May 9, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As part of the Tier 1 Database Cancellation review, the CDL license for RAND California (State Statistics) has been cancelled effective May 1, 2019. Campuses may continue their access … More


CDL Job Opening: Senior Software Developer

April 22, 2019  |  Category:  Publishing & Special Collections,Staff News  |  Author: 

As a senior level applications programmer in the Publishing & Special Collections group at the California Digital Library, this position is responsible for the technical architecture, operations, and continued evolution … More

Access discontinued to OCLC’s CAMIO database

April 11, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Per information from OCLC email… OCLC discontinued access to the CAMIO (Catalog of Art Museum Images Online) database for WorldCat Local and FirstSearch/WorldCat Discovery subscribers on 31 December 2018. The … More


Cambridge University Press and the University of California Agree to Open Access Publishing Deal

April 10, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Press Releases,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

Agreement is UC’s first with a major publisher and Cambridge’s first in the Americas The University of California and Cambridge University Press have entered into a transformative agreement that … More

At long last, HathiTrust records have been fixed in Melvyl

April 1, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

After many years of frustration with HathiTrust books that campus users do not have digital access to appearing in the Melvyl catalog with an indication of a digital holding, we … More

UC DLFx 2019 registration is now open

March 19, 2019  |  Category:  Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

Registration for the 2nd UC DLFx Conference is now open! At UC DLFx, UC librarians, digital technology experts, educators, and other leaders will convene at UC San Diego. We … More

UC-eLinks moving to secure HTTP (https://) on 2/19

February 13, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

On the morning of Tuesday, February 19, 2019, Ex Libris will install “SSL” on the CDL SFX server, meaning that all UC-eLinks traffic will be redirected from ‘’ to … More


SCP’s Becky Culbertson headlines OCLC Member story on shared cataloging

February 4, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging,Staff News  |  Author: 

Becky Culbertson Recently, Becky Culbertson, stalwart member of the Shared Cataloging Program (SCP), was interviewed by OCLC staff about shared cataloging. The interview is now online as one of OCLC’s … More

UC DLFx 2019 – Call For Proposals

January 23, 2019  |  Category:  Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

The UC DLFx 2019 meeting is happening @ UC San Diego on May 20-22, 2019. Registration and travel information will be available soon. Participants from across the UC libraries, archives, … More

Ergonomic Abstracts Database is cancelled effective January 11, 2019

January 11, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The subscription to EBSCOhost’s Ergonomic Abstracts database for the participating locations (all campuses except UC Davis) has been cancelled effective January 11, 2019. The systemwide cancellation was approved by … More