CDLINFO News: Discovery & Delivery

New resources in Melvyl’s Central Index

May 15, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Seven resources have been added to Melvyl’s Central Index.  They are: CDL now activates CDL-managed Tier 2 resources in Melvyl’s Central Index so each campus will have different resources … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Accessibility updates for improved discovery

May 9, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The WorldCat Discovery installation on May 9, 2019 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at https://help.oclc.org/Discovery_and_Reference/WorldCat_Discovery/Release_notes. (Note that many of … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Improved filtering for author names on brief results

April 17, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The WorldCat Discovery installation on April 17, 2019 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at https://help.oclc.org/Discovery_and_Reference/WorldCat_Discovery/Release_notes. (Note that many of … More

Personal Lists are available in WorldCat Discovery

April 17, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Personal Lists are a much used feature of WorldCat Local (WCL) and UC campus librarians made their feelings clear that this feature needed to be available in WorldCat Discovery (WCD) … More

At long last, HathiTrust records have been fixed in Melvyl

April 1, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

After many years of frustration with HathiTrust books that campus users do not have digital access to appearing in the Melvyl catalog with an indication of a digital holding, we … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: User Interface Improvements

March 21, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The WorldCat Discovery installation on March 20, 2019 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at https://help.oclc.org/Discovery_and_Reference/WorldCat_Discovery/Release_notes. (Note that many of … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: Interface improvements

February 21, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The WorldCat Discovery installation on February 20, 2019 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at https://help.oclc.org/Discovery_and_Reference/WorldCat_Discovery/Release_notes. (Note that many of … More

UC-eLinks moving to secure HTTP (https://) on 2/19

February 13, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

On the morning of Tuesday, February 19, 2019, Ex Libris will install “SSL” on the CDL SFX server, meaning that all UC-eLinks traffic will be redirected from ‘http://ucelinks.cdlib.org’ to … More

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Melvyl will switch to WorldCat Discovery

February 12, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Melvyl’s long-awaited switch to WorldCat Discovery, OCLC’s newer discovery user interface, will happen this summer.  OCLC has announced an end-of-life date for WorldCat Local of August 9, 2019. Since April … More

WorldCat Discovery beta: High res cover art & aligned titles

January 25, 2019  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The WorldCat Discovery installation on January 18, 2019 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at https://help.oclc.org/Discovery_and_Reference/WorldCat_Discovery/Release_notes. (Note that many of … More