CDLINFO News: Mass Digitization

Embed with HathiTrust: Putting Digital Books in Your Users’ Path

May 8, 2014  |  Category:  Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

Did you know that it’s easy to embed HathiTrust books in your website? You can embed any public domain book into HTML code.  Follow the instructions on the HathiTrust website or simply … More

HathiTrust Update – Spring 2014

April 17, 2014  |  Category:  Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

Mike Furlough (photo by Penn State) Recent highlights and events at HathiTrust: HathiTrust released a statement regarding the “Heartbeat Bug”  on April 9th. In February Mike Furlough was appointed Executive … More

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HathiTrust A Gold Mine for Researchers

March 6, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

Heist from the San Francisco Mint?  An inside job?  Whatever the solution to this mystery, a crafty researcher used the HathiTrust Digital Library to try to track down the answer.  … More


Newsletter Spotlight: CDL’s Mass Digitization projects

January 30, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

Recently, UCOP’s link newsletter included an article, Digitization project breathes new life into UC Libraries’ collections, focusing on the University of California Reprints website and CDL’s Mass Digitization projects.  Check it out! … More

HathiTrust – December 2013 Update

January 13, 2014  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

HathiTrust highlights for the month of December include the following: An update on the Executive Director Search Approval of HathiTrust’s 2014 budget and fees An arrangement to preserve and … More


HathiTrust October 2013 Update

November 12, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

There are a number of exciting announcements from HathiTrust this month: Zephir, a new bibliographic data management system developed for HathiTrust by the California Digital Library was released. HT … More


Introducing Zephir, HathiTrust’s New Metadata Management System

November 7, 2013  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC Libraries News,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL), in collaboration with staff from the University of Michigan, has developed and implemented a new bibliographic metadata management system, Zephir, for the HathiTrust Digital Library. … More


HathiTrust September 2013 Update

October 14, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

An Executive Director search is under way for HathiTrust, as reported in the HT September update.  Other highlights in September include a meeting of the Program Committee, where it was … More


The Richness of the UC Libraries Revealed in Reprints

October 8, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries are happy to announce the re-launch of the University of California Library Reprints website! Through our partnerships with the Internet Archive and Google, the UC Libraries … More

UC Davis Joins Google Book Digitization Project

July 29, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

By Heather Christenson, CDL, & Karleen Darr, UC Davis In June 2013, the UC Davis Library began sending public domain (out-of- copyright) books and journals to be digitized as part … More