CDLINFO News: Authored by Rosalie Lack

Calisphere — share your University of California-created web sites with us

March 23, 2009  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Do you have a web site you’d like to share that has been created by a UC campus faculty member, librarian, or researcher? Let us know! We’d like to add it to Calisphere.

Digital Special Collections welcomes Sherri Berger

March 17, 2009  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to welcome Sherri Berger to the Digital Special Collections (DSC) group.

Calisphere’s new Themed Collection explores conquest and cultural exchange in Early California

February 26, 2009  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

A new Themed Collection: 1780-1880: California in Transition is now available in Calisphere.

Maureen Burns joins Digital Special Collections

October 6, 2008  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Maureen Burns (Humanities Curator, UCI Visual Resources Collection) will be joining the CDL 25% time, for a 5-month assignment providing support and management assistance for the UC Image Service.

Library of Congress, Internet Archive, and CDL Team Up with Middle and High Schools for Web Archiving Project

September 17, 2008  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Library of Congress, Internet Archive, and CDL are collaborating on a project to archive web sites — from the perspective of middle and high school students — with a view toward preserving and integrating primary resources into the K-12 teaching curriculum.

Calisphere – Share it with your students!

September 16, 2008  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Now that fall has returned and UC students are streaming back to campus, it’s a good time to take another look at Calisphere with undergraduate students in mind.

Counting California Decommissioned

June 13, 2008  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This is a reminder that Counting California has been decommissioned; see previous CDLINFO article (dated March 31, 2008) for details.

Calisphere and iPods in the Classroom: New technology brings California history to life

May 30, 2008  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recently, Bay Area K-12 teachers learned simple and practical ways to team a cutting-edge technology — an iPod touch, PowerPoint, and online tools such as MovieMaker and Garageband — with Calisphere’s thousands of primary source images to bring history to life in the classroom.

New OAC Redesign Project Page

April 30, 2008  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

A new web page has been created for the OAC Redesign Project.

Counting California will be Decommissioned June 1, 2008

March 31, 2008  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Counting California, a single interface for accessing a variety of data and statistics about California from local, state, and federal government agencies, will be decommissioned on June 1, 2008.