CDLINFO News: November, 2013

WEST at ALA Midwinter 2014 in Philadelphia: Please RSVP if you plan to attend

November 30, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,WEST  |  Author: 

There will be a WEST Member meeting at ALA Midwinter in Philadelphia, Sunday, January 26, 2014 from 1-2:30 pm in MAR-Franklin 08. WEST members are encouraged to attend to hear … More

SCP’s New PID Service

November 26, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

One of the tools used by the Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) is the PID (Persistent Identifier) Service, which allows SCP to create PIDs for systemwide-licensed resources. PIDs act as substitute … More

EZID Service Update: October 2013

November 25, 2013  |  Category:  EZID,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities EZID’s user interface (UI) was enhanced allowing submission of DataCite XML for the new version 3.0 required and recommended metadata elements. Submitting … More

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WAS Service Update: October 2013

November 25, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Infrastructure. Work continues on infrastructure upgrades to search and indexing. New public content 1. University of Illinois Urbana‐Champaign World … More

DMPTool Service Update: October 2013

November 25, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Development status: You can follow our progress on the wiki at: https://bitbucket.org/dmptool/main/wiki/DMPTool2Project. We had 396 new users in October, making it the biggest … More

Merritt Service Update: October 2013

November 25, 2013  |  Category:  Merritt,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Datashare is now available for UCSF researchers at http://datashare.ucsf.edu. This is a collaborative project of the UCSF Libraries, CDL and UCSF … More

DataUp Service Update: October 2013

November 25, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities The DataUp project team is reviewing applications to hire a full‐time developer to work on DataUp Version 2, to be located at the … More

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Managing the Print Archiving Process: Building a WEST Archive

November 25, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,WEST  |  Author: 

Winter is a busy time of year for WEST. In addition to gathering holdings data for cycle 4 collections analysis, our Archive Builders are also building cycle 3 print archives … More

Staff in Print—Carly Strasser and Laura Krier

November 20, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce that a new book, Data Management for Libraries: A LITA Guide, by Carly Strasser, UC3 Data Curation Project Manager, and former CDL Discovery & Delivery … More

Eight New Web Archives Go Live

November 19, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

There are eight new archives, from three institutions now publicly available in WAS. The archives include a collection of NGO sites from around the world that focus on environmental and economic … More