CDLINFO News: October, 2004

New Resources Available

October 28, 2004  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

a. PCIFT Collection 4 By Myrtis Cochran (Resource Liaison), UC Berkeley Pursuant to advice from the Collection Development Committee and UC bibliographers, the CDL licensed perpetual rights to … More

CDL Joins RLG

October 28, 2004  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL has recently become a member of RLG, a not-for-profit organization of universities, libraries, archives, and museums who are working to improve access to the information that supports … More

Library Staff News

October 28, 2004  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. Bill Landis Joins the CDL On November 1, Bill Landis will join the CDL staff as Metadata Coordinator for the Documenting the American West Project, a three-year project funded … More

Metasearch Infrastructure Project Update

October 28, 2004  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Work on the Metasearch Infrastructure project (The metasearch infrastructure project is no longer active.  See: http://www.cdlib.org/services/d2d/metasearch/index.html).  The Ex Libris MetaLib software has been installed at the CDL, and … More

Library Staff News

October 14, 2004  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

a. Hovey Lee Joins the CDL Staff On Monday October 11, Hovey Lee joined the CDL staff as the Project Manager for Documenting the American West, a three-year project funded … More

For Easy Access to ED Documents, Use ERIC Via CSA

October 14, 2004  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Diane Childs (Resource Liaison), UCLA More than 100,000 ERIC documents published in 2003 or earlier and indexed from January 1993 through July 2004 are now available from ERIC via … More

Counting California Update: New Content and Advanced Search Page

October 14, 2004  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Counting California team continues to add new versions of currently available statistics and new titles (see below for a list of recently added content). Census 1980 STF3 files are … More

OAC Best Practice Guidelines for EAD, Version 2.0 Released

October 14, 2004  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The OAC Working Group Metadata Standards Subcommittee is pleased to announce the release of the “OAC Best Practice Guidelines for EAD, Version 2.0” at: http://www.cdlib.org/inside/diglib/guidelines/bpgead/ These updated guidelines are based … More

OAC Local History Digital Resources Project Continues

October 14, 2004  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Grants,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The CDL is pleased to announce the continuation of the Online Archive of California (OAC) Local History Digital Resources Project.  This multi-year project is supported by the Library Services and … More

CDL Receives $2.4 Million Library of Congress Grant

October 14, 2004  |  Category:  Grants,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The CDL has been awarded a three-year, $2.4 million grant from the Library of Congress as part of the National Digital Information and Infrastructure Preservation Program (NDIIPP).  The award is … More