CDLINFO News: October, 2009

John Muir Correspondence: On Calisphere, OAC and Web 2.0

October 29, 2009  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL’s Digital Special Collections, The Bancroft Library, and The University of the Pacific Library are pleased to announce the availability on the OAC and Calisphere of over 6,500 letters from the correspondence of John Muir, 1838-1914.

Emily Stambaugh in Print

October 28, 2009  |  Category:  Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News  |  Author: 

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is initiating a new series of invited reports addressing emerging roles for research libraries and Emily Stambaugh, CDL’s Manager of Shared Print, is writing the report on New roles in providing print collections: remote storage and collection consolidation.

CDL and CDLINFO are now on Twitter!

October 20, 2009  |  Category:  Newsletter,Strategic & Project Planning  |  Author: 

CDL has joined many of our colleague and partner institutions, like UC Riverside Libraries, UCSF Libraries, UC Press, Internet Archive, Hathi Trust, OCLC, and many others in creating a Twitter account.

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New Look, Enhanced Services for eScholarship, UC’s open access digital publishing service launches new site October 19

October 19, 2009  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Press Releases,Publishing  |  Author: 

Elise Proulx, Outreach & Marketing Coordinator, eScholarship Publishing Program eScholarship (www.escholarship.org) launched a redesigned website October 19 with a substantial array of digital publishing services for the University of California … More

iPRES 2009 hosted by CDL

October 15, 2009  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

On October 5-6 2009, over 300 people from 22 countries attended iPRES 2009 at the Mission Bay Conference Center on the UCSF Mission Bay campus. iPRES 2009 was the sixth in an annual series of conferences devoted to digital preservation, and with the 300 attendees, the largest ever.

Web Archiving Resource: Library of Congress Video

October 7, 2009  |  Category:  Web Archiving  |  Author: 

The Library of Congress has prepared a brief video to convey the need for web archiving and to describe web archiving efforts at LC. This video provides a good introduction … More