CDLINFO News: Authored by Jayne Dickson

L’Année Philologique Transitions to the Brepolis Platform

March 15, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

L’Année Philologique is a specialized bibliographic database of scholarly works relating to all aspects of Ancient Greek and Roman civilizations. The online database includes all volumes of the annual index, … More


CDL Staff in Print – Stephanie Simms in Nature article on Data Management

March 14, 2018  |  Category:  DMPTool,Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Congratulations to CDL’s Stephanie Simms (Research Data Specialist and DMPTool Service Manager) who was quoted extensively in “Data management made simple: Keeping your research data freely available is crucial … More

Two last minute items…

March 1, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Thieme E-Library becomes Thieme MedOne Education As of today, March 1, 2018, the Thieme Electronic Book Library transitioned to a new platform becoming Thieme MedOne Education. This change affects the … More


New Licensed Resource – Materials Science & Engineering Database

February 8, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to ProQuest’s Materials Science & Engineering Database, based on UC’s standalone subscription to Earthquake Engineering Abstracts.                     (All campuses; on the ProQuest platform) The … More


New Licensed Resource – Annual Reviews

January 25, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to the Complete Sciences and Economics Collection (all 50 published titles, ‘Annual Review of …’); some campuses may have already had access to these … More


CDL office closure Dec. 22, 2017 PM – Jan. 1, 2018

December 22, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

This year, UC’s Office of the President (UCOP), including the California Digital Library (CDL), will be officially closed during the Winter and New Year holiday periods from Friday, December 22, 2017 … More

Momentum Press Ebooks move to iG Library platform

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

Momentum Press ebooks are moving from the ProQuest ebrary platform to the iG Library platform, which is the same platform that hosts the Business Expert Press ebooks. A Tier 2 … More


WorldCat Discovery beta: Personal lists with customized messages

December 15, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on December 12, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at (Note that … More

CDL Staff in Print – SCP Article in Cataloging & Classification Quarterly

December 15, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging,Staff News  |  Author: 

Congratulations to CDL’s current Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) staff and former SCP staff member, Renee Chin, on the recent publication of their article, “One for Nine Ten: Cataloging for … More

SCP Monthly Update, December 2017

December 11, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP has posted the distribution statistics report for the month of November. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and selected open access collections. … More