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Author: Resource Liaisons

New Resource: The Gale Digital Scholar Lab

Five campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Los Angeles, Riverside and San Diego) now have access to The Gale Digital Scholar Lab. The Gale Digital Scholar Lab is designed to transform the way researchers access and analyze Gale’s primary source content by integrating…

Many Gale resources will redirect to HTTPS effective July 17

On July 17, 2019, many Gale resources will be permanently redirected to the new https://*.gale.com domain. This is a change in URL only.  Updated proxy information has been sent to the campus proxy contacts; no other work or changes on…

New Resource: Superstar Journals Database

Superstar Journals Database contains more than 7,470 full-text Chinese journals and more than 1,200 core journals, from 1949-present. It has a good mixture of disciplines, including engineering, agronomy, social science, culture, education, philosophy, and medicine. Seven campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine,…

New Resource: Maruzen eBook Library Demand-Driven Acquisition (DDA)

This is a Demand-Driven Acquisition (DDA) program for Japanese ebooks with Maruzen eBook Library. Nine UC campuses, excluding UCSF, are sharing the costs so that access is available for all 10 campuses and UCOP.      http://uclibs.org/PID/330947           (All campuses; on the Maruzen…

New Resource: Takita Choin kyuzo Kindai sakka genkoshu

Thanks to the contributions from UC Berkeley and UCLA, Takita Choin kyūzō Kindai sakka genkōshu 滝田樗陰旧蔵近代作家原稿集 (a collection of Japanese literary manuscripts by modern writers, originally owned by Takita Choin) has become available to users of all ten campuses and…

New Tier 2 Resource: China Data Online is back!

Previously, China Data Online was a Tier 2 license with the University of Michigan’s China Data Center (CDC). Unexpectedly, in September 2018, UM’s China Data Center closed its doors; access was cancelled for all resources. Recently, four UC campuses (Berkeley,…

New Tier 2 Resource: Lyell Collection

Four campuses (Berkeley, Davis, Los Angeles, and San Diego) now have access to the Geological Society of London’s Lyell Collection as part of a new Tier 2 agreement. http://uclibs.org/PID/330767                     B, D, LA and SD; on the Lyell Collection platform The…

Literature Online moves to the enhanced ProQuest platform

The Literature Online (LION) database is now available on the main ProQuest platform and is cross-searchable with other ProQuest resources. There will be an overlap period beginning immediately and continuing through July 1, 2019. This parallel access period provides time…

Clarivate Analytics’ InCites JCR and ESI URL change

Clarivate Analytics’ InCites Journal Citation Reports (JCR) and Essential Science Indicators (ESI) will be available via a new URL starting February 15th. A temporary redirect will be in place from February 15 – 28, 2019.   There is no additional change…

MagazinePlus & WhoPlus database transition includes new database – BookPlus

MagazinePlus: http://uclibs.org/PID/4880   (B, D, M, SD, SB; on the Nichigai web service platform) BookPlus: http://uclibs.org/PID/329416     Access is limited to10 simultaneous users with an additional WhoPlus: http://uclibs.org/PID/262191              limit of 1,500 total searches across all databases. MagazinePlus: Journal index database to Japanese…