CDLINFO News: Collection Development

Ergonomic Abstracts Database is cancelled effective January 11, 2019

January 11, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The subscription to EBSCOhost’s Ergonomic Abstracts database for the participating locations (all campuses except UC Davis) has been cancelled effective January 11, 2019. The systemwide cancellation was approved by … More

Tags:

At Long Last… The Public Domain Expands!

January 8, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

“Leave it to Psmith” a novel by P.G. Wodehouse With the start of 2019, the public domain in the United States expanded for the first time in 20 years. Since … More

Tags: , ,

SCP Monthly Update — January 2019

January 4, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Happy New Year! SCP posted the distribution statistics report for the month of December 2018. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and selected … More

UCLA works with SCP on cataloging Russia Newspapers

January 3, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

In response to SCP’s call for Cyrillic language expertise, Peter Fletcher of UCLA, Team Leader, International Team, Cyrillic Languages Catalog Librarian, volunteered to help SCP catalog newspapers of the State … 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

Tags:

New Access World News interface rolled out

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

NewsBank has introduced a new interface with cross-database searching of historical (if licensed) and current content. Presently, all UC campuses have access to the ‘current’ Access World News online content … More

Tags:

Women and Social Movements in the U.S., 1600-2000 transitions to new platform

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

Alexander Street‘s Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600 – 2000 database has transitioned to a new platform which it now shares with two related products: Women and … More

Tags:

BioOne Complete moves to new platform

December 20, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

BioOne is launching a new website for its content aggregation, BioOne Complete. The new site will be launched on January 1, 2019. Currently, all campuses have access to this resource. … More

Tags:

The Times Digital Archives moves to Gale’s new platform

December 20, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As part of the continued transition of Gale resources to Gale’s Primary Sources platform (see https://www.cdlib.org/cdlinfo/2018/11/01/new-platform-for-several-gale-databases/), The Times Digital Archive will be moving to this platform on the afternoon of … More

Tags:

ASM Handbooks Online transitions to a new platform

December 19, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

ASM International has rolled out a new Silverchair platform for ASM Handbooks Online. Six campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced and San Diego) participate in the ASM Handbooks license. … More

Tags: