CDLINFO News: Newsletter

Alainna Wrigley joins CDL as the Publication Management System Coordinator

January 11, 2019  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing,Publishing & Special Collections,Staff News  |  Author: 

The CDL is delighted to announce that Alainna Wrigley will join the Publishing & Special Collections Group as the Publication Management System Coordinator, effective January 15, 2019.   Alainna will … More

Ergonomic Abstracts Database is cancelled effective January 11, 2019

January 11, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The subscription to EBSCOhost’s Ergonomic Abstracts database for the participating locations (all campuses except UC Davis) has been cancelled effective January 11, 2019. The systemwide cancellation was approved by … More

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At Long Last… The Public Domain Expands!

January 8, 2019  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

“Leave it to Psmith” a novel by P.G. Wodehouse With the start of 2019, the public domain in the United States expanded for the first time in 20 years. Since … More

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INSPEC moving from Web of Science to Engineering Village platform

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

[Article updated on 1/4/19 to emphasize that the platform change affects University of California access only.] Beginning January 1, 2019, INSPEC will be available for the University of California (UC) libraries … More

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New Access World News interface rolled out

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

NewsBank has introduced a new interface with cross-database searching of historical (if licensed) and current content. Presently, all UC campuses have access to the ‘current’ Access World News online content … More

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Women and Social Movements in the U.S., 1600-2000 transitions to new platform

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

Alexander Street‘s Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600 – 2000 database has transitioned to a new platform which it now shares with two related products: Women and … More

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BioOne Complete moves to new platform

December 20, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

BioOne is launching a new website for its content aggregation, BioOne Complete. The new site will be launched on January 1, 2019. Currently, all campuses have access to this resource. … More

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CDL office closure Dec. 21, 2018 (noon) – Jan. 1, 2019

December 20, 2018  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

This year, UC’s Office of the President (UCOP), including the California Digital Library (CDL), will be officially closed during the Winter and New Year holiday periods from Friday, December 21, … More

The Times Digital Archives moves to Gale’s new platform

December 20, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

As part of the continued transition of Gale resources to Gale’s Primary Sources platform (see https://www.cdlib.org/cdlinfo/2018/11/01/new-platform-for-several-gale-databases/), The Times Digital Archive will be moving to this platform on the afternoon of … More

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ASM Handbooks Online transitions to a new platform

December 19, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

ASM International has rolled out a new Silverchair platform for ASM Handbooks Online. Six campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced and San Diego) participate in the ASM Handbooks license. … More

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