CDLINFO News: Collection Development

SCP Monthly Update–November 2018

November 9, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP will post the distribution statistics report for the month of October at this page soon. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed and … More

Save the date! WEST Members Meeting during ALA Midwinter – Sunday, January 27, 1-2:30pm PT

November 9, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

The WEST members meeting for ALA Midwinter 2019 in Seattle is scheduled for Sunday, January 27, from 1:00 – 2:30pm. Please save the date and join us for updates, presentations, … More

Cobweb Update: Recorded Webinar on Cobweb Functionality Now Available

November 8, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Are you curious about how Cobweb can support your web archiving work or how you might use the platform to initiate or otherwise participate in collaborative web archiving initiatives? Check … More

WEST Cycles 8 and 9 Commitments Finalized

November 7, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,Uncategorized,WEST  |  Author: 

At the end of September, WEST members finalized their commitments for titles to be archived over Cycles 8 and 9, which will extend through spring of 2020. WEST continues to … More

New platform for several Gale databases

November 1, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Several of the UC-licensed Gale databases are now live on the Artemis platform and are still available on the existing Gale platform as well. Currently, the PIDs still point … More

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New platform for The Complete Classics Collection of Ancient China and The Encyclopedia of Taiwan

November 1, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

East View is pleased to introduce a new, improved and cross-searchable platform for The Complete Classics Collection of Ancient China and The Encyclopedia of Taiwan.  Access to the new platform … More

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Cobweb Update: Announcing the Cobweb Demonstration Platform!

October 30, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

We are excited to share a public release of the Cobweb demonstration platform! Cobweb is an open source platform that helps coordinate the collection development activities that go into building … More

SCP Monthly Update–October 2018

October 12, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

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

HathiTrust Turns 10!

October 11, 2018  |  Category:  Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

HathiTrust tagline circa 2008 October 13 marks the 10th anniversary of the HathiTrust Digital Library. Ten years ago, HathiTrust was launched jointly by the 12-university consortium known as the Committee on … 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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