CDLINFO News: Authored by Sherri Berger

New Native American Rock Art topic on Calisphere

July 7, 2011  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Did you know that humans have been living in California for an estimated 8,000-12,000 years? Digital Special Collections is pleased to announce the addition of a new topic to California … More

The LGBT Pride Parade: New on Calisphere

May 4, 2011  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Digital Special Collections is pleased to announce a new themed collection topic on Calisphere. The topic features images of the 1977 and 1978 Lesbian and Gay Pride Parades in San … More

New on OAC and Calisphere: Kearny Street Workshop posters from UCSB

February 14, 2011  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Students and researchers now have free access to 170 images of posters, artwork, and photographs documenting the work of the Kearny Street Workshop and the Asian/Pacific American community in 1970s … More

Behind the Finding Aid: UCLA Library’s John Fante Papers

January 7, 2011  |  Category:  Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Researchers of literature and history can now delve into the life and work of John Fante (1909-1983), an Italian-American writer best known for his 1939 novel Ask the Dust. UCLA … More

Prototype interface released for searching archival authority records

December 20, 2010  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Grants,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL’s Digital Special Collections program is pleased to announce the public release of a draft prototype historical access system for the Social Networks and Archival Context Project (SNAC). SNAC is … More

New on OAC and Calisphere: Images from UCSD’s Melanesian Archive

December 9, 2010  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

By Kathryn Creely, Melanesian Studies Librarian, UC San Diego and Sherri Berger, Digital Special Collections Program Coordinator. Take an “armchair voyage” to Oceania!  Nearly 6,000 photographs depicting the … More

New feature on Calisphere: Local History Mapped

September 30, 2010  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Travel through California history with Calisphere’s newest feature: a set of interactive maps with hundreds of images from the past century, plotted at the locations they depict. With Local History … More

New on OAC and Calisphere: Local History Digital Resources

CDL is pleased to announce the online publication of approximately 1,200 diverse materials documenting local people, places, and events throughout California in the Online Archive of California (OAC) and Calisphere. … More

Recruiting for Digital Special Collections Programmer Analyst

July 26, 2010  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library’s Digital Special Collections (DSC) team is seeking a programmer analyst to help build and provide access to a world-class collection of historical and primary source materials.  … More

New features for OAC Contributors: Dashboard and Search Box

May 19, 2010  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Digital Special Collections is pleased to announce the release of two new features for OAC contributing institutions: the OAC contributor dashboard and an OAC search box for institution websites. OAC … More