CDLINFO News

New Access World News interface rolled out

December 21, 2018  |  Categories:  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  |  Categories:  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  |  Categories:  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  |  Categories:  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  |  Categories:  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  |  Categories:  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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Alison Wohlers becomes UC/WEST Shared Print Program Manager

December 14, 2018  |  Categories:  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

WorldCat Discovery beta: Call to action labels implemented

December 12, 2018  |  Categories:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The WorldCat Discovery installation on December 11, 2018 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

ARKs in the Open: Project Update #8, 2018 Wrap-Up and Looking to 2019

December 11, 2018  |  Categories:  EZID,Identifiers,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Building the ARK The ARKs-in-the-Open (AITO) team made great strides in 2018 toward their goal to transition the ARK specification and registry from the California Digital Library to a community … More

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Stephanie Simms Leaving CDL

December 6, 2018  |  Categories:  DMPTool,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

For the past 3 ½ years, Stephanie Simms has led many Research Data Management projects within the University of California Curation Center (UC3).  In her role, she has been both … More