CDLINFO News: Authored by Sherri Berger

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

SNAC project will use archival authority records to expand access

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

CDL’s Digital Special Collections Program is collaborating on an exciting research and development project with the Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities at the University of Virginia (project lead) … More

200,000 Digital Images in OAC and Calisphere

March 17, 2010  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Digital Special Collections is celebrating a major milestone: as of today, more than 200,000 digital images are available on the Online Archive of California (OAC) and Calisphere websites. The images—photographs, … More

Finding and teaching with images using ARTstor

February 16, 2010  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,UC Shared Images  |  Author: 

By Sherri Berger, Digital Special Collections Program Coordinator As the new semester ramps up, we thought it was a good time to remind you about the wealth of digital images … More

Follow John Muir on Twitter and Facebook

November 19, 2009  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This December, hear renowned California writer and naturalist John Muir (1838-1914) in his own words as he travels to California, encounters Yosemite for the first time, and works to preserve the open land he calls home.

John Muir Correspondence: On Calisphere, OAC and Web 2.0

October 29, 2009  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL’s Digital Special Collections, The Bancroft Library, and The University of the Pacific Library are pleased to announce the availability on the OAC and Calisphere of over 6,500 letters from the correspondence of John Muir, 1838-1914.

Another way to explore Calisphere: find us on Facebook!

September 30, 2009  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL’s Digital Special Collections Program is excited to announce that we have created a Calisphere page on Facebook. Facebook pages enable organizations to promote their services and connect with individuals. We’ll be using the page to engage educators, students, and the general public.

New on OAC and Calisphere: Local History Digital Resources

By Sherri Berger, Digital Special Collections Program Coordinator CDL is pleased to announce the online publication of approximately 2,000 diverse graphic materials documenting local people, place, and … More

UC Berkeley contributes 28,000 architecture images to UC Shared Images

September 23, 2009  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,UC Shared Images  |  Author: 

The Visual Resources Center at the College of Environmental Design (CED) at UC Berkeley has added more than 28,000 images to the UC Shared Images collections. The images, which represent a third of the Center’s entire digital collection, document the built environment from the pre-historical period to the early 21st century.

New on OAC and Calisphere: Architectural Photographer Maynard L. Parker

A guide to the papers of noted Los Angeles-based architectural photographer Maynard L. Parker (1901-1976) is now available on Calisphere and the Online Archive of California (OAC).