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Fiscal Year 2010/2011 Review of CDL Licensed Resources

September 29th, 2010 by Keir Reavie

The UC Libraries continue to review the electronic resource packages with the goal of reducing expenditures and reallocating funds to support emerging areas of research and instruction. We invite your feedback regarding the titles in each of the resource packages whose renewal terms are currently being negotiated. We need your help in identifying which titles to cancel or to add.

Information and lists of journal titles that the UC Libraries are currently reviewing can be found at:

The packages being reviewed are:

Springer Journals
Sage Journals
American Chemical Society Journals
Nature Publishing Group Journals

Please provide your comments about any of the journal titles within these packages. Your comments will help the library make decisions on possible journal cancellations and additions.

If you have any questions, please contact me or your librarian subject specialist (

Thank you.

Science Grad Student Guide to the Library posted

September 14th, 2010 by Ruth Gustafson

A new guide to Library resources and services for new Science grad students has been posted at the following web address

The guide will help new graduate students get the most out of using the UCD science libraries and provides links out to these key resources and services.