CDLINFO News: Collection Development

Access to MPS ScholarlyStats will end on July 8, 2018

April 2, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Usage Statistics  |  Author: 

Due to budgetary and other reasons, CDL has decided not to renew its contract with MPS ScholarlyStats,  a platform that collects monthly usage reports on UC-licensed e-resources. The last day … More

Index of Medieval Art Transitions to a new platform

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

For the six participating UC campuses on Friday, March 30, 2018, the Index of Medieval Art will transition to a new platform. http://uclibs.org/PID/9563  (UCB, UCI, UCLA, UCSB, UCSC, and UCSD; … More

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Update Delivered at ALA Midwinter 2018 WEST Members Meeting

March 23, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST members met during the February ALA Midwinter Conference in Denver. Over 20 representatives of WEST member institutions were able to attend, including several members of WEST’s Executive Committee and … More

Wiley Online Library moves to Atypon Literatum platform

March 16, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

On March 17-18, 2018, the Wiley Online Library will be migrating to a new platform, Atypon Literatum. According to Wiley’s transition FAQ, the new platform is more intuitive, makes Wiley’s … More

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L’Année Philologique Transitions to the Brepolis Platform

March 15, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

L’Année Philologique is a specialized bibliographic database of scholarly works relating to all aspects of Ancient Greek and Roman civilizations. The online database includes all volumes of the annual index, … More

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CDL Job Opening for Shared Content Service Coordinator

March 13, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

At the California Digital Library (CDL), we believe passionately that the library, in all its forms, is critically important to the vital work of students, scholars and the public. As … More

SCP Monthly Update — March 2018

March 6, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

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

Two last minute items…

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

Thieme E-Library becomes Thieme MedOne Education As of today, March 1, 2018, the Thieme Electronic Book Library transitioned to a new platform becoming Thieme MedOne Education. This change affects the … More

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New Si ku quan shu I database is now available

February 8, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As mentioned in an earlier CDLINFO article, UC’s access to EastView’s Si ku quan shu database ceased at the end of 2017. Now, 9 UC campuses (B, D, I, LA, … More

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New Licensed Resource – Materials Science & Engineering Database

February 8, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

All UC campuses now have access to ProQuest’s Materials Science & Engineering Database, based on UC’s standalone subscription to Earthquake Engineering Abstracts. http://uclibs.org/PID/300988                     (All campuses; on the ProQuest platform) The … More

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