CDLINFO News: May, 2011

Websites: Make Them Accessible to Everyone

May 26, 2011  |  Category:  Newsletter,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

Is your website as accessible and inclusive as it should be for all your potential audiences?    The University of California is committed to providing an electronic environment that is accessible … More

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Change in the way UC-eLinks displays articles with an embargo or moving wall

May 24, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

More full text links are now displaying in UC-eLinks due to a change in the way SFX (the software underlying UC-eLinks) handles embargoes and moving walls. This change means UC-eLinks … More

Learn more about digital preservation, web archiving and data curation

UC3, CDL is pleased to announce a Summer Webinar Series <http://www.cdlib.org/services/uc3/uc3webinars.html>   highlighting projects, services, and developments in the areas of digital preservation, web archiving and data curation.  A goal … More

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CRL and California Digital Library to Develop Print Archives Preservation Registry

May 19, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CRL is working with the California Digital Library to develop a Print Archives Preservation Registry (PAPR).  PAPR will support research library and consortial efforts to archive and manage critical print serial … More

Important Next Generation Melvyl Pilot Enhancements – May, 2011

May 18, 2011  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Information Services,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Please read the following notes very carefully—there are several important pieces of information that will impact our Melvyl WCL service now and in the future.  Those items which impact the … More

Spreading the Word about JHOVE2: Tutorial Delivered in Salt Lake City, Rome

May 17, 2011  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

For the past two years the University of California Curation Center (UC3) has been partnering with Portico and Stanford on a project to develop JHOVE2, an open source format-aware characterization … More

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University of Michigan to Identify Orphan Works in HathiTrust

May 16, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The University of Michigan Library’s Copyright Office is launching the first serious effort to identify orphan works among the in-copyright holdings of the HathiTrust Digital Library, which is funding the … More

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HathiTrust Makes Progress in April 2011

May 13, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

An update on HathiTrust Activities has been posted at http://www.hathitrust.org/updates_april2011 In addition to new functionality for its PageTurner application in April, improving the way volumes in the repository can be … More

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Viewing HathiTrust Books Just Got Better

Would you like to scan the contents of a book at a glance?  This is now possible with HathiTrust’s upgrade to its pageturner functionality.  The recent enhancements were developed collaboratively … More

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HathiTrust Webinar Available Online

May 5, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Is your 52 volume set of Voltaire checked out but someone else needs to use it?  HathiTrust to the rescue! Want to learn more about HathiTrust, how it’s governed, what … More

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