CDLINFO News: Authored by Adrian Turner

New OAC feature: support for publication of supplemental PDF guides

Last year, we released a new tool for the Online Archive of California (OAC) called RecordEXPRESS. This tool made it even easier for OAC contributors to create collection guides using … More

New environmental history collections now available through the OAC

December 10, 2012  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The CDL is pleased to announce the availability of over 41 important collections, held by nine institutions throughout California, which document environmental history within and beyond the state. The availability … More

RecordEXPRESS makes it easier to contribute collection guides to the OAC

May 9, 2012  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce the release of a new tool called RecordEXPRESS, which is designed to make it even easier for Online Archive of California (OAC) contributors to describe … More

ARTstor Digital Library: New Features / User Registration for Image Downloads

August 30, 2011  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

ARTstor recently announced a number of new features and enhancements to the ARTstor Digital Library, in time for the fall semester and quarter: Filter search results by Time Period, … More

CDL-Hosted Archivists’ Toolkit/Archon Service: Now Available

March 3, 2010  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Adrian Turner, DSC Data Consultant The CDL Digital Special Collections Program is pleased to announce the availability of a new, free service for contributors to the Online … More

New UC Shared Images Metadata Guidelines

April 24, 2009  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,UC Shared Images  |  Author: 

The UC Shared Images program recently revised and published its guidelines for shareable metadata. Version 2.0 of the “Metadata Submission Guidelines” (MSG) is now available on Inside CDL.

New Collections in Calisphere and the OAC: Local History Digital Resources

Over 2,000 new digitized primary resources are now available in the CDL’s Calisphere and Online Archive of California (OAC) websites as of September 2008. The collections offer unique glimpses into California local history, and were assembled by a range of institutions throughout the state.

New Collection in Calisphere and the OAC: AFL-CIO Papers and Proceedings

September 10, 2008  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Approximately, 350 proceedings and papers dating back to 1901 from the records of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) are now available in Calisphere and the Online Archive of California (OAC).

CDL Receives 2008-2009 LSTA Funding for the Local History Digital Resources Program

September 5, 2008  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Grants,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL was awarded $111,000 in grant funding through 2008-2009 from the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) to provide preservation and access services as part of the “Local History Digital Resources Program” (LHDRP).

CDL Guidelines for Digital Objects, Version 2.0: Updated for METS File element

November 15, 2007  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

The "CDL Guidelines for Digital Objects, Version 2.0" (CDL GDO) has been updated to include specifications for use of the METS File <file> element.