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New Resource: Maruzen eBook Library Demand-Driven Acquisition (DDA)

May 20, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This is a Demand-Driven Acquisition (DDA) program for Japanese ebooks with Maruzen eBook Library. Nine UC campuses, excluding UCSF, are sharing the costs so that access is available for all … More

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New Resource: Takita Choin kyuzo Kindai sakka genkoshu

April 30, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Thanks to the contributions from UC Berkeley and UCLA, Takita Choin kyūzō Kindai sakka genkōshu 滝田樗陰旧蔵近代作家原稿集 (a collection of Japanese literary manuscripts by modern writers, originally owned by Takita Choin) … More

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New Tier 2 Resource: China Data Online is back!

April 16, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Previously, China Data Online was a Tier 2 license with the University of Michigan’s China Data Center (CDC). Unexpectedly, in September 2018, UM’s China Data Center closed its doors; access … More

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New Tier 2 Resource: Lyell Collection

April 1, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Four campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Los Angeles, and San Diego) now have access to the Geological Society of London’s Lyell Collection as part of a new Tier 2 agreement. http://uclibs.org/PID/330767                     B, … More

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Literature Online moves to the enhanced ProQuest platform

February 22, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Literature Online (LION) database is now available on the main ProQuest platform and is cross-searchable with other ProQuest resources. There will be an overlap period beginning immediately and continuing … More

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Clarivate Analytics’ InCites JCR and ESI URL change

February 14, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Clarivate Analytics’ InCites Journal Citation Reports (JCR) and Essential Science Indicators (ESI) will be available via a new URL starting February 15th. A temporary redirect will be in place from … More

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MagazinePlus & WhoPlus database transition includes new database – BookPlus

February 8, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

With the renewed MagazinePlus license, users on the 5 participating campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Merced, San Diego and Santa Barbara) now have access to three databases: MagazinePlus, BookPlus, and WhoPlus. MagazinePlus: http://uclibs.org/PID/4880 … More

INSPEC moving from Web of Science to Engineering Village platform

December 21, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

[Article updated on 1/4/19 to emphasize that the platform change affects University of California access only.] Beginning January 1, 2019, INSPEC will be available for the University of California (UC) libraries … More

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Contemporary Women’s Issues moves to new Gale platform

October 10, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recently, Contemporary Women’s Issues moved from the RDS platform to Gale’s InfoTrac platform.  Contemporary Women’s Issues offers comprehensive coverage of issues that influence women’s lives across the globe.  The database provides … More

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New look for FirstSearch coming July 14th

July 12, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

On July 14th, the OCLC FirstSearch platform interface will display “an updated, more contemporary look.” The changes are limited to a restyling of the new interface and do not affect … More

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