Skip to main content

Category: Shared Collections

UC Libraries endorse Joint Statement on the Metadata Rights of Libraries

On behalf of the UC Libraries, the Council of University Librarians (CoUL) has unanimously approved endorsement of the Joint Statement on the Metadata Rights of Libraries. Released in March 2023 by the International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC) and the […]

Opportunity for WEST members to share development ideas and needs

During ‘off years’ of the collection analysis cycle, WEST works on identifying and building out enhancements to AGUA (https://agua.cdlib.org/west), both on the backend to increase automation and improve our ability to perform the collection analyses and on the front end […]

Call for Cycle 13 WEST Archiving Disclosures

The WEST project team recently sent out a call for WEST Archive Holders and Builders* to submit records of all materials archived for WEST to CDL via the file upload tool in AGUA. WEST asks that members include records for […]

The WEST Executive Committee Establishes a Steering Committee & Updates Composition and Eligibility Requirements

In February 2024, the WEST Executive Committee approved a proposal to shift from a committee leadership structure of Subcommittees to a Steering Committee. Additionally, the Executive Committee finalized updates to the committee’s composition and eligibility requirements.  Establishing an Executive Steering […]

SCP Update – March 2024

Highlights on Titles Cataloged for CDL-Managed Electronic Collections in February 2024 Archives of Latin American and Caribbean History, Sixteenth to Twentieth Century: 36 CRL Global Press Archive 5 CNPe-Reading (易阅通) (Local-L DDA): 123 IEEE Electronic Library (IEL) Conference Proceedings: 263 […]

CDL Job Openings: Shared Print Analyst and UX Designer positions

The California Digital Library (CDL) is recruiting for two outstanding openings: the Shared Print Analyst and UX Designer positions.   SHARED PRINT ANALYST Are you passionate about print collection management in academic libraries? Do you thrive in cooperative environments, excel […]

SCP Update – February 2024

SCP Update – February 2024 Archives of Latin American and Caribbean History, Sixteenth to Twentieth Century: 36 (Formerly World Scholar) Cambridge eBooks without Partner Presses: 2023 All eBooks: 239 (GOBI) EBSCOhost Education Source Journals: 15 IEEE Electronic Library (IEL) Conference […]

JSTOR Package Upgrade

Beginning January 1, 2024, 9 University of California campuses are upgraded to the JSTOR Archival Journals and Primary Sources Collection, also referred to as the JSTOR Full Access collection. All UC campuses except UC San Francisco will participate in this […]

SCP Update – January 2024

Highlights on Titles Cataloged for CDL-Managed Electronic Collections in December 2023 ACM Digital Library Complete: 28 Airiti Books (華藝中文電子書) (Local-L DDA): 145 CNPe-Reading (易阅通) (Local-L DDA): 134 EBSCOhost Academic Search Complete: 177 (Journals) EBSCOhost Education Source: 577 (Journals) EBSCOhost Business […]

New Japanese Resources

  The UC system has two new collections at J-DAC: Yokomizo Seishi Kyūzō Shiryō 横溝正史旧蔵資料  (Collection of Seishi Yokomizo) Access: https://j-dac.jp/yokomizo/ This database offers online access to the collection of materials in more than 14,000 pieces comprising manuscripts, drafts, writing […]