CDLINFO News: Authored by Ellen Meltzer

Common Knowledge Group Guidelines Now Available

October 22, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

Marlo Young, UCSD, UCLAS Communications Manager The new UC Libraries Advisory Structure, its Coordinating Committee and Strategic Action Groups are beginning to operate as a cohesive structure pursuing systemwide plans … More

Licensed Resource Platform Change: AIP Scitation

October 16, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

AIP Scitation (All campuses; on the Scitation Platform) A new platform is in place for AIP Scitation, enhancing the online research experience for AIP Publishing and AIP Member Society journals.  … More


HathiTrust September 2013 Update

October 14, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

An Executive Director search is under way for HathiTrust, as reported in the HT September update.  Other highlights in September include a meeting of the Program Committee, where it was … More


New UC IT Accessibility Policy in Place

October 8, 2013  |  Category:  Information Services,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Ellen Meltzer, Representing the UC Libraries on the UC Electronic Accessibility Leadership Team (EALT) You may have learned at your campuses that, as one of his last official acts, … More

Licensed Resources: RAND California Platform Change

September 26, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

RAND California (All campuses; on the RAND platform) RAND California has had a platform change, including a new URL.  RAND California is a collection of social science data … More


New Licensed Resources: Harvard University Press eBooks; Karger Journal Archive and eBooks

September 19, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Wendy Parfrey, CDL Shared Content Coordinator Harvard University Press eBooks, 2013 Custom Collection Along with other recently acquired digital ebook collections, all UC campuses will now have access to … More


New Licensed Resource: Foundations & Trends – nowPublishers

September 19, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Julia Gelfand (UCI), Resource Liaison for nowPublishers The Berkeley, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced and San Diego campuses are now participating in a Tier 2 package from nowPublishers that releases … More


UC Libraries Advisory Structure (UCLAS) Coordinating Committee Chair Appointed

September 19, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Systemwide Library Information,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

By Marlo Young (UCSD), UCLAS Communications Manager Monthly updates from the new University of California Advisory Structure will commence in October 2013. Rosalie Lack (CDL) has been appointed Chair of … More

CDL Welcomes CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Fellow John Kratz

August 28, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to welcome John Kratz as a CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation for the Sciences and Social Sciences.  John earned his Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from Columbia … More

Melvyl Enhancements — August 2013

August 26, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

OCLC brought in several enhancements to WorldCat Local that impact Melvyl on August 22, 2013.   These contain enhancements for both July and August and include the following: Display changes for … More