CDLINFO News: Collection Development

Search Extended: Manager, Shared Print Programs, CDL and WEST

July 16, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News  |  Author: 

We’re pleased to announce that CDL has extended its recruitment for the Manager of Shared Print Programs through August 6th.  Come join us at CDL and help envision the … More

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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SCP Monthly Update — July 2018

July 5, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

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

SCP Record Distribution Surpasses One Million Records

July 2, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

As of June 26, 2018, the CDL Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) reached a milestone. More than one million records have been distributed to UC campuses over the years: Databases: 743 … More

Statista is cancelled effective Saturday, June 30, 2018

June 29, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL subscription to Statista has been cancelled effective June 30, due to unsustainable price increases from the vendor. A price increase imposed by the vendor when CDL requested an … More

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Cobweb Update: Establishing a Collaborative Collecting Project

Over the next few weeks, we will be conducting user testing of the Cobweb functional prototype along with a few high-fidelity wireframes to learn from potential users about what they’d … More

DynaMed Plus now available for all UC campuses

June 27, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses and selected medical sites now have access to DynaMed Plus thanks to a 2 year UC-wide pilot paid for by the UC Medical Centers and selected campuses.  … More

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Position Opening: Manager, Shared Print Programs, CDL and WEST

June 21, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL is delighted to announce that the position of Manager, Shared Print Programs at the California Digital Library is open for recruitment.  This is an exciting leadership opportunity to help … More

Nga Ong Joins Collection Development Team

June 19, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Please join CDL in congratulating Nga on her new position as the Collection Assessment Analyst, effective June 25, 2018. As many of you know, Nga has been helping the … More

CDL Job Opening for Licensing Analyst

June 15, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL) is a collaborative effort of the ten campuses of the University of California, and is designed to enable UC libraries to continue to meet … More