CDLINFO News: August, 2010

Persistence

August 30, 2010  |  Category:  EZID,Strategic & Project Planning,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Since March, I’ve had the opportunity of working with the UC3 team at CDL.  I joined part time, you might say, as the project manager for the EZID/DataCite project. (I … More

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All Things Mobile

By Rachael Hu, User Experience Design Manager Here at CDL, we’ve been working hard all summer immersing ourselves in all things mobile. And we’re excited to share with you our … More

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How to Develop Your Career without Breaking the Bank

August 25, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

Building your career means continually learning new skills and enhancing the ones you already have. It’s an investment of your time and energy. In tough economic times you may not … More

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My ILL Requests — New Look and Feel

August 23, 2010  |  Category:  Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

By Alison Ray, CDL Information Services The My ILL Requests system has been upgraded! The new interface includes a new look and feel, with many features that were requested by … More

The heart of a sprinter

August 23, 2010  |  Category:  Strategic & Project Planning  |  Author: 

Your project timeline has just been cut, significantly. Let’s say it’s for a reason you understand. Does any part of you get excited? If so, you are one lucky project … More

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New on OAC and Calisphere: Local History Digital Resources

CDL is pleased to announce the online publication of approximately 1,200 diverse materials documenting local people, places, and events throughout California in the Online Archive of California (OAC) and Calisphere. … More

UC HathiTrust Update

By Heather Christenson, CDL Mass Digitization Project Manager and HathiTrust Project Manager While some may have been enjoying the lazy days of summer, the HathiTrust has experienced a whirlwind of … More

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Beyond Coffee: 9 Ways to Survive Monday Morning

August 18, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

You like your job but even so, Monday morning can arrive as a bit of a shock to the system. You sprint into the weekend, have a fun if exhausting time, … More

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Listening: a competitive advantage

August 16, 2010  |  Category:  Strategic & Project Planning  |  Author: 

I was on a conference call recently when a question came up as to how a service offered by a consortium of libraries and research institutions might compete with a … More

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Talking with Strangers: 3 Tips on Making the Most of Your Conversations

August 11, 2010  |  Category:  Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

“In a single week, we may meet more people than our medieval ancestors did in their entire lives. Yet in contemporary American culture, we have little or no training for … More

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