CDLINFO News: Access & Publishing

¡Viva la Causa!: Herman Baca Collection reveals 50 years of Chicano community activism in San Diego

By Sherri Berger, CDL and Marlayna Christensen, UC San Diego Approximately 40,000 pages of textual and visual material documenting Chicano community activism in San Diego are now freely available on … More

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

UC Faculty Publish in eScholarship

November 14, 2013  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing  |  Author: 

Interested in the research and open access publishing at your campus?  At other UC campuses?  CDL sends campuses a quarterly report with each campus’s eScholarship publishing statistics (and more).  For … More

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UC Open Access Policy implementation is live!

November 4, 2013  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

The Academic Senate of the University of California adopted an Open Access Policy on July 24, 2013, ensuring that future scholarly articles authored by faculty at all 10 UC campuses … More

First release of the UC Libraries Digital Collection Project

October 30, 2013  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The CDL is pleased to announce the first release of the UC Libraries Digital Collection Implementation Project (UCLDC). The primary goal of the release was to establish infrastructure for the … More

Introducing the Open Access Policy Implementation (OAPI) project

September 4, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing,Systemwide Library Information,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

On July 24, 2013, the Academic Senate of the University of California passed an Open Access Policy, ensuring that future research articles authored by faculty at all 10 campuses of … More

First Open-Access Digital Book from New Series

August 14, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing  |  Author: 

eScholarship is delighted to announce the California Classical Studies (CCS) monographic series, a Mellon-funded, open access monograph publishing program focused on peer-reviewed, long-form scholarship in the field of Classics.  CCS … More

UC Libraries Digital Collection project: stay in the loop!

August 2, 2013  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections  |  Author: 

In June, the Council of University Librarians announced the creation of a project team at CDL for the UC Libraries Digital Collection (UCLDC), an initiative to build infrastructure for the shared … More

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University of California Faculty Senate Passes Open Access Policy

The press release below can also be seen on the Academic Senate’s homepage at: http://senate.universityofcalifornia.edu/ The Academic Senate of the University of California has passed an Open Access Policy, ensuring … More

PDF processing: a behind-the-scenes but important update to the OAC

July 25, 2013  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

This week we changed how we process PDF documents on the Online Archive of California (OAC). Although this won’t result in any flashy new features on the OAC, it will … More