CDLINFO News: Authored by Ivy Anderson

CDL Transitions: The Arch Wherethro’ Gleams that Untravell’d World

October 2, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

On September 30th, CDL said a poignant farewell to Laine Farley as she headed into a well-earned retirement after nine years at the helm of the CDL.  As CDL’s longest … More


Laine Farley, CDL Executive Director, to Retire Effective September 30th

September 11, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Laine Farley, longtime Executive Director of the California Digital Library, will retire from the CDL effective September 30th, 2015. Farley is CDL’s third and longest-running Executive Director, having served … More

CDL Job Opening for Assistant Director for Systemwide Licensing

August 7, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Staff News  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library has an outstanding opportunity for an experienced and motivated professional to lead its content licensing unit.  The Assistant Director for Systemwide Licensing will lead and manage … More

Scholarly Publishing Data Analyst – California Digital Library, University of California

January 30, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Are you a data-driven information professional passionate about transforming scholarly communication?  Do you want to understand how academic research institutions can support the shift to open access?  So do we! … More

SCOAP3 Open Access Publishing Initiative to Go Live on 1 January 2014

December 13, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Thanks to the hard work and steadfast commitment of hundreds of libraries and individuals across the globe, SCOAP3, the Sponsoring Consortium for Open Access Publishing in Particle Physics, will soon … More


GBS at the Crossroads: What Now, What Next?

March 26, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

One year ago last February just days before the Google Books Settlement Fairness Hearing, I wrote a blogpost fancifully titled Hurtling Toward the Finish Line:  Should the Google Book Settlement … More

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Farewell Rosalie Lack

February 16, 2010  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

By Ivy Anderson, Director of Collection Development & Management Rosalie Lack will be leaving the CDL in early March for an exciting new opportunity as Deputy Director of an international … More

Hurtling Toward the Finish Line: Should the Google Books Settlement Be Approved?

February 16, 2010  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

Ivy Anderson, Director of Collections California Digital Library (The image presented here is a mashup: for the actual book in HathiTrust, see Late last week, Google and … More

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Open Letter to Vendors – Serious Economic Challenges Face UC Libraries

May 29, 2009  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL and the UC Collection Development Committee, with UL endorsement, have jointly drafted an Open Letter to Licensed Content Vendors to advise content vendors with whom we conduct business of the serious economic challenges facing the University of California Libraries.

Announcing CDL’s New Electronic Resource Analyst

November 18, 2008  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Holly Eggleston has accepted a position as Electronic Resource Analyst at the CDL beginning January 2, 2009.