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Category: Information Services

Wonder about CDL Projects and Services? Check out these Fliers!

Want a quick overview of CDL’s programs, projects and services?  The CDL has recently updated its existing set and added two new fliers to the originals.  They are available for downloading and printing from the CDL Instructional Materials page on […]

CDLINFO Survey Deadline Today

Want to help shape how the CDL communicates with you? Today is the last day to participate in the CDLINFO survey, available at <”> We have developed this survey to help us gain a better understanding about how you […]

CDLINFO Survey: Your Feedback Is Important

The CDL has created a survey to allow us to better understand how you currently use the CDLINFO newsletter and learn about the types of information you may need and want from the CDL in the future. The survey contains […]

Users Council: Annual Meeting

The Users Council met for its annual meeting on April 22 at Preservation Park in Oakland. Topics discussed during the morning session included UC-eLinks, Google Scholar, Metasearch, scholarly communication, the Melvyl Catalog, and Request.  The afternoon was devoted to brief […]

New Web Page: "Information Literacy: What the UC Libraries Are Doing"

A new web page, “Information Literacy: What the UC Libraries are Doing” is now available at The purpose of the site is to link to information literacy resources, to provide an overview of information literacy activities on UC campuses, […]

CDL Fliers Now Available

Fliers describing CDL programs, projects, and services are now available in PDF format on the instructional materials web page under “CDL”: Links to the fliers are also on project web pages.  The fliers were distributed to attendees at the […]

Database Services: More Information About Alerts

Two new web pages will help you and your library users find useful information about Alerts/Updates and the presence of UC-eLinks and other services in databases. The first page, “Creating Updates/Alerts in Vendor, Commercial, Society, eJournal Publisher and University Press […]

One–Day CDL Workshop Coming: Digital Library Services for UC’s Libraries

Prompted by suggestions from many UC library staff, and with the advice and input of the Systemwide Operations and Planning Advisory Group (SOPAG), the CDL is hosting one-day sessions designed to: Increase your awareness of how you and your library […]

New Issue of El Mel Tells

The latest issue of El Mel Tells> covers all of the functionality available in “Previous Searches”. It also describes how to create a durable link for a search or an item in Melvyl.

Latest Issue of El Mel Tells Available

The latest issue of El Mel Tells bids a fond goodbye to legacy Melvyl, highlighting some of its history []