CDLINFO News: Authored by Jayne Dickson

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

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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

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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 https://help.oclc.org/Discovery_and_Reference/WorldCat_Discovery/Release_notes. (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

Duke University Press Journals move to Silverchair platform

November 30, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

On Monday, November 20, 2017, Duke University Press Journals transitioned from Highwire to the Silverchair platform. According to Duke University Press, the transition to Silverchair will provide an integrated user … More

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Oxford updates Biography & Music/Art databases

November 29, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Oxford Biography Resources On Monday, November 27, 2017, Oxford University Press (OUP) updated their Biography resources: American National Biography Online: UCB, UCI, UCLA, UCM, UCR, UCSB, UCSC, and UCSD … More

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WorldCat Discovery beta: “Instrumentation” helps musicians choose ensemble materials

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

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on November 2, 2017 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.oclc.org/support/services/discovery/release-notes.en.html. (Note that … More

Taylor & Francis Ebooks transition to new platform

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

Taylor & Francis (T&F) is migrating ebook content from the CRCnetBase platform (as well as other ebook imprints hosted by T&F) to their new Ebook platform (https://www.taylorfrancis.com/). As of November … More

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