CDLINFO News: Collection Development

SCP Monthly Update — March 2019

March 6, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP posted the distribution statistics report for the month of February 2019. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and selected open access collections. … More

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

SCP Monthly Update — February 2019

February 6, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP will post the distribution statistics report for the month of January 2019 here soon. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and selected … More

WEST Welcomes New Member – CSU Bakersfield

February 5, 2019  |  Category:  Shared Print,Uncategorized,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST is very pleased to welcome a new member in 2019 – California State University, Bakersfield! Bakersfield is the tenth CSU campus* to join WEST. California State University institutions have … More

SCP’s Becky Culbertson headlines OCLC Member story on shared cataloging

February 4, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging,Staff News  |  Author: 

Becky Culbertson Recently, Becky Culbertson, stalwart member of the Shared Cataloging Program (SCP), was interviewed by OCLC staff about shared cataloging. The interview is now online as one of OCLC’s … More

Updates and Discussion at the ALA Midwinter 2019 WEST Member Meeting

February 1, 2019  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST members met during ALA Midwinter on Sunday, January 27th. About 20 representatives (ranging from deans, to collection managers, to technical services experts) gathered to hear WEST updates and engage … More

2019 WEST Executive Committee Election Results and Operations and Collections Council Appointments

January 24, 2019  |  Category:  Shared Print,Uncategorized,WEST  |  Author: 

The Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST) is governed by an Executive Committee that oversees the operation and development of WEST and works to integrate WEST with related archiving programs nationally … More

CDL Job Opening: Shared Print Operations and Collections Analyst

January 16, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News,WEST  |  Author: 

Are you passionate about print collection management in academic libraries? Do you thrive in cooperative environments, excel at facilitating collaborative efforts, and enjoy conceiving and executing innovative analyses? The … More