CDLINFO News: Collection Development

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


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

Project MUSE launches redesigned platform

June 14, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Today (June 14, 2018), Project MUSE released its newly-redesigned web presence. This is an interface change only, no changes to URLs or landing pages. Project Muse PID is Per … More


SCP Monthly Update — June 2018

June 7, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

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

WEST Members Meeting at ALA Annual in New Orleans, LA – Please RSVP if you plan to attend!

June 4, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,Uncategorized,WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Annual WEST Members Meeting is scheduled to occur on Sunday, June 24, 2018, from 1:00-2:30pm (CT) in the Marriott Convention Center Hotel, Blaine Kern E&F.. Please RSVP to our poll … More

Morgan & Claypool Colloquium Digital Library of Life Sciences – Collection 4 is available

May 24, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Morgan & Claypool (M&C) Publishers has two full-text series of short books acquired as a Tier 2 purchase:  Synthesis and Colloquium.  The Colloquium Digital Library of the Life Sciences is … More


WEST Outlines Policy to Guide Vetting of Rosemont Decisions

May 15, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,Uncategorized,WEST  |  Author: 

As a participating program in the Rosemont Shared Print Alliance, WEST is represented on both the Alliance’s Executive and Operations Committees. The decision-making model of the Alliance is based on … More

Save the Date: “Choosing Pathways to OA” Working Forum, Oct 16-17

May 15, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Publishing & Special Collections  |  Author: 

On behalf of all ten campuses of the University of California Libraries plus the California Digital Library, we wish to share the below invitation for an October 16-17 working forum.  … More