CDLINFO News: UC-eLinks

UC-eLinks knows when you have left the building

July 27, 2010  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

UC-eLinks now alerts users to logon to their campus network. Why do we need this? Most of us have experienced the frustration of being denied access to articles and other … More

A Record-Breaking April for UC-eLinks

June 29, 2010  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

In the span of thirty days, UC-eLinks — University of California’s easy way to link from an article or book citation to the actual publication online — processed 900,000 OpenURLs.  … More

CDL Recruiting for Discovery & Delivery Programmer Analyst

May 27, 2010  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter,Resource Sharing,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

By Lynne Cameron, Technical Lead, Discovery & Delivery Shape the future of library systems. Position:  Programmer Analyst III About you You are a programmer interested in being part of a … More


HathiTrust Books Available via UC-eLinks

April 21, 2010  |  Category:  Mass Digitization,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce access to selected HathiTrust books via UC-eLinks.  HathiTrust books free of copyright restrictions, contributed by both UC and other HathiTrust partners, are now available via … More


UC-eLinks new website and 2009 usage statistics

February 24, 2010  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

By Lena Zentall, UC-eLinks Project Manager UC-eLinks new website UC-eLinks has a new face on the CDL website. As part of the CDL website redesign, we reorganized and refreshed … More

HathiTrust Update

By Heather Christenson, Mass Digitization Project Manager and CDL HathiTrust Project Manager The HathiTrust has released a January 2010 update.  The following are highlights of UC contributions to the HathiTrust, … More


UC-eLinks in Next Generation Melvyl

September 23, 2009  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

[originally published as “Next Generation Melvyl – Improvements in Display of Online Resources” on Sept. 23, 2009] In its September 13, 2009 install, OCLC made improvements to the display of … More

Changes to UC-eLinks in Next Gen Melvyl

August 31, 2009  |  Category:  UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

[originally published as “Next Generation Melvyl – Evaluation Period Begins 8/19/09,” August 31, 2009] Starting on Wednesday, August 19th, users visiting are being directed to the Next Generation Melvyl … More

UC-eLinks Enhancements Coming Early January!

January 5, 2009  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

It’s now easier to link directly to an article using UCeLinks.

CDL has recently evaluated a series of enhancements to UC-eLinks centering around the user experience in cases where at least one provider with full text can be identified.

Google Book Search Target in UC-eLinks

October 15, 2008  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Google Book Search has recently been enabled as a target in UC-eLinks, linking to the same content as is in the current Melvyl Catalog. In the UC-eLinks window, the online link to Google Book Search will appear as the first link in the window, as is the case for all other online items.