CDLINFO News: WEST

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

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

Alison Wohlers becomes UC/WEST Shared Print Program Manager

December 14, 2018  |  Category:  Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News,WEST  |  Author: 

CDL is happy to announce that Alison Wohlers has accepted an appointment as Manager, Shared Print Programs for UC Libraries and the Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST) effective December 10, … More

Please RSVP if you plan to attend! 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. The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Regency, 403 … 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

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

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

Cycles 8/9 Collections Analysis Underway – Initial Findings and Summary Reports Available for Download

April 19, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST completed its last full collection analysis in 2016 when, for the first time, WEST Archive Holders and Builders made commitments for two years of archiving work. Now, as WEST … More