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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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National Technical Information Library (NTRL) is now Open Access

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

The National Technical Reports Library (NTRL) has become an open access resource, following a decision made by the National Technical Information Service (NTIS). NTRL was previously licensed as Tier 2 … More

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SCP Monthly Update — September 2018

September 25, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

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

CDL welcomes Brian David

September 25, 2018  |  Category:  Information Services,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL happily welcomes Brian David as CDL’s new Information Services analyst. Most recently, Brian spent 3+ years at bepress as a consultant and team manager. Before then, his career … More

China Data Online Cancellation

September 21, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The China Data Online product is no longer available through UC’s Tier 2 subscription vendor. According to the China Data Center website (http://www.chinadatacenter.org/closed/): “Effective immediately, this China Data Center … More

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CDL receives additional LSTA grant funding to expose more cultural heritage collections through Calisphere and DPLA

September 20, 2018  |  Category:  Calisphere,Grants,Newsletter,Publishing & Special Collections,Special Collections  |  Author: 

“1951 – Harvesting Hops in the West.” Courtesy of UC San Diego Library, Special Collections & Archives CDL is pleased to announce that we have received an additional year of … More

Stephen Abrams leaving CDL

September 19, 2018  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

As many of you know, Stephen Abrams will be returning to the Boston area in order to be in closer geographic proximity to family.  His last day at CDL … More

Thousands of Historic California Legislative Publications Newly Available for Access

September 11, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

A collaboration between CDL’s Mass Digitization Team, the California Office of Legislative Counsel, and librarians at UC Berkeley, Stanford University, and the California State Library has resulted in 4,000 … More

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