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Author: Holly Eggleston

Blackwell Reference Online titles migrating to new platform

Wiley is in the process of completing a multi-phase migration to the Atypon platform as mentioned in https://www.cdlib.org/cdlinfo/2018/03/16/wiley-online-library-moves-to-atypon-literatum-platform/.  As part of this, the Blackwell Reference Online titles are also being moved to the main Wiley Online Library platform.  CDL only

Global Financial Data (GFD) moves to a new platform

Currently, eight of the UC campuses (except UCSF and UCSB) license the Global Financial Data (GFD) database. On Wednesday, November 1st, GFD will transition to a new platform, powered by Finaeon Analytics. http://uclibs.org/PID/106641 (B, D, I, LA, M, R, SD,

IPv6 and access to library resources

IEEE recently updated their IEEEXplore platform to be IPv6 aware, which means that if a user’s machine has an IPv6 address assigned to it – even if the machine has both an IPv6 address and a regular IP (“IPv4”) address

Three film resources transitioning from Chadwyck-Healey to ProQuest in late March

The American Film Institute Catalog (AFI), Film Index International (FII) and the FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals will be moving to the main ProQuest platform in late March. These databases on the ProQuest platform have been accessible via links

New Licensed Resource – 60 MINUTES: 1997-2014

All UC campuses now have access to 60 MINUTES: 1997-2014: http://uclibs.org/PID/281255       (All campuses; on the Alexander Street Press platform) CDL fully funded this resource on behalf of all campuses. From the website: This online collection provides 350 hours of video

AAAS platform adds functionality, changes URLs

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) platform is updating their site on January 12 to include responsive design, easier access table and figures, and incorporating functionality that is present in their other online titles to the main

House of Commons Parliamentary Papers Online is transitioning to the ProQuest search platform

“House of Commons Parliamentary Papers Online” will be hosted exclusively on the ProQuest platform starting March 2016. It is currently hosted on the Chadwyck-Healey platform. UC campuses currently subscribe to the 19th Century (1801-1900) Parliamentary Papers database within the House

NewsBank Interface Upgrade

NewsBank recently released interface chances for the Access World News and America’s News Magazines databases — http://uclibs.org/PID/98452. Enhancements include: Searching • More navigators by which the content can be explored • Searches can be refined either before or after conducting

Informa Healthcare journals moving to the Taylor and Francis platform on September 1st

As of September 1,  Informa Healthcare journal content will be hosted on the Taylor and Francis platform.  This follows the transfer in management of the Informa Healthcare titles to Taylor and Francis in January 2015. Users should be automatically directed to

Readex Interface Enhancements, released August 19

Readex released changes to the Early American Newspapers and Early American Imprints databases on August 19, 2015. These changes affect the local databases only, and do not affect the larger Archive of Americana interface. Changes to these database interfaces include: