UC Davis Library Timeline – 2007: WorldCat Local pilot project

Jan 1, 1970 -

UC Libraries began work on WorldCat Local pilot project, a next generation catalog interface that searches the holdings of UC Davis, the system-wide UC libraries, as well as libraries all over the world.

The new University of California Libraries Next-Generation Melvyl Pilot, which contains records for holdings at all ten UC campuses and libraries all over the world. In addition, the pilot’s holdings include articles from selected databases, UC books digitized by Google and materials from the Online Archive of California, UC eScholarship Repository, and UC Press.

An example of a search on the Next-Generation Melvyl Pilot, with options to limit by format, author, year or topic.

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