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Category: Licensed Resources

De Gruyter Ebooks Trial

The University of California is participating in a 6-month trial of access to De Gruyter ebook programs, including the University Press Library, starting on March 7, 2023 and running through August 31, 2023 for complete backlist and frontlist titles (through […]

Select CNKI resources undergo temporary suspension

Beginning April 1, 2023, access to several CNKI databases at will experience temporary suspension of full text download access or suspension of database-wide access as a result of an audit to ensure compliance with Chinese laws regarding cross-border data. […]

Two J-DAC databases (Socio-Cultural History Database)

The two databases are part of Shakai bunkashi dētabēsu 社会文化史データベース = Socio-Cultural History Database included in J-DAC and are found on the database homepage at: The two new resources included are:  Seifūzoku kishō zasshi korekushon  性風俗稀少雑誌コレクション  (Collection of Magazines on […]

SCP Update – February 2023

Highlights on Titles Cataloged for CDL-Managed Electronic Collections in January 2023 ACM Digital Library Complete: 20 Airiti Books (華藝中文電子書) (Local-L DDA): 34 Asami Collection (Local-OA): 2751 (New) Cambridge eBooks without Partner Presses: 2022 All Books: 117 (GOBI) CNPe-Reading (易阅通) (Local-L […]

Chadwyck-Healey databases transition to ProQuest

According to Proquest’s informational webpage, several databases will be moving from their legacy Chadwyck-Healey interface to the ProQuest platform, throughout 2022.  As a result, these databases will be more discoverable as users will be able to cross-search content along with […]

Reveal Digital Open Access collections available

In 2019, CDL funds were used in systemwide support of Reveal Digital’s Diversity & Dissent Fund to support the digitization and production of open access collections related to the theme of diversity and dissent in 20th century America.  With Reveal […]

FY21-22 New Resources – JSC Annual Survey

CDL is pleased to announce new resources recently acquired by the UC Libraries for systemwide use by UC students and faculty. The selection of these resources was a collaborative effort involving all ten campuses, overseen by the Joint Steering Committee for […]

Oxford Ebooks migrate to Oxford Academic platform

In July 2022, Oxford research books collections will move to the Oxford Academic platform ( This means that books will be available alongside journals in a single place for the first time.  The Oxford Academic platform will be familiar to […]

New Tier 2 Resource: Artech House Ebooks

As part of a new Tier 2 agreement, four campuses plus LBNL now have access to Artech House ebooks via IEEE Xplore. UCB, UCI, UCLA and LBNL have access to the full backfile of nearly 700 ebooks back to 1999, […]

SCP Update — October 2021

Almost two months have passed since the new UC system go-live on July 27, 2021. Here are some updates from SCP.  Where have SCP records migrated?   SCP has prepared and migrated a total of 1,181,113 titles. (Thanks to Kate Garvey-Clasby […]