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Author: Patricia Martin

Alison Ray moves to D2D

CDL is pleased to announce that Alison Ray will begin her new position as Discovery and Delivery Systems Analyst on November 1.   Alison spent the last 6 months as the interim person in the void left by Margery Tibbetts’ retirement. 

Judy Dobry Joins D2D

At the beginning of September, Judy joined CDL’s Discovery to Delivery (D2D) team as Tech Manager.  In Judy’s own words: Judy Dobry comes to CDL from Berkeley’s Graduate Division where she was IT Director.  At Berkeley, Judy and her team

Farewell to Margery Tibbetts

After 31 years of service, Margery Tibbetts, long time technical lead for UCe-Links and WorldCat Local, will retire from CDL, effective April 5, 2016. Margery started working in academic libraries her freshman year at Purdue University and continued working there

Farewell to Colleen Whitney

Sometimes an offer comes by that is just too good to pass up. That happened to Colleen Whitney, Discovery and Delivery’s Technical Manager. Not only is she taking a long scheduled and well deserved vacation to New Zealand for most

Welcome Dana Jemison

Please join CDL in welcoming Dana Jemison as a Metadata Analyst to our Discovery & Delivery Team.  Dana will be working primarily on the PAPR (Print Archives Preservation Registry) project.  PAPR supports research library and consortial efforts to archive and

Sherry Willhite retires

Please join me in saying farewell and sending best wishes to our CDL colleague, Sherry Willhite, who is retiring from the University of California effective January 2013. Before coming to CDL Sherry worked at Carlsbad City Library and was a

One step closer to making space with PAPR: A project update

Why does print archiving matter? University of California (UC) libraries are running out of space for print journals at the same time that circulation of print journals has declined. In response, print archiving programs like the Western Regional Storage Trust

UC is Moving to a Hosted VDX Solution at OCLC in 2012

By Patricia Martin, Director, Discovery & Delivery The Council of University Librarians, in consultation with several All Campus Groups and SOPAG, has endorsed CDL’s plan to move the management of UC’s VDX application from in-house at CDL to hosting at

The Bibliographic Services Team has a new name

Do you know what the name Bibliographic Services means? We couldn’t agree on it either, so we decided to change the name of our team from Bibliographic Services to a name that better describes the services we provide as a

Request News

[originally posted as “What is Bib Services Doing?,” July 17, 2009] Sherry Willhite, Michael Thwaites, Debra Bartling and Bob Brandriff have been working steadily on implementing Request in WorldCat Local, at the same time dealing with the daily challenges of