CDLINFO News: Digital Preservation (UC3)

New and improved Dash

November 29, 2016  |  Category:  Dash,Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

Researchers are increasingly being asked to publish their datasets. For some disciplines, there are well-known conventions and repositories for doing this. However, for the vast majority of researchers, it is … More

New milestones for electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs)

November 23, 2016  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,Digital Preservation (UC3),eScholarship,Merritt  |  Author: 

CDL is proud to assist UC campus libraries with the publishing and preservation of ETDs (electronic masters theses and PhD dissertations). In recent months, we have accomplished a couple of … More

DMPTool Service Update: September 2016

October 26, 2016  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities New template: Department of Defense (details on the blog) Themes: We’re still collecting feedback on the revised set of themes for DMP templates and guidance … More

Cobweb: Collaborative Collection Development for Web Archives

October 19, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

A partnership between the CDL, Harvard Library, and UCLA Library has been award funding from IMLS to create Cobweb, a collaborative collection development platform for web archiving,  https://github.com/CobwebOrg/cobweb. The demands of archiving … More

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DMPTool Service Update: August 2016

September 26, 2016  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Enhancements. We just released some small tweaks and enhancements designed to boost community insight into DMP behaviors (details on the blog). We’re especially keen to … More

DMPTool Service Update: July 2016

August 26, 2016  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Templates. The template inventory is underway. We recently added templates for the DOT and NASA (blog updates here and here). Next in line are … More

DMPTool Service Update: June 2016

July 25, 2016  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Templates. The template inventory has finally migrated to the top of the list of priorities. We’ll be adding a Department of Transportation (DOT) … More

John Borghi Joins CDL!

June 28, 2016  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

John joins the UC3 team as a CLIR/DLF Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation for the Sciences and Social Sciences (http://www.clir.org/fellowships/postdoc/applicants/dc-science). His fellowship is focused on exploring issues around preservation and … More

DMPTool Service Update: May 2016

June 10, 2016  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Brian Riley joined our ranks officially as the DMPTool Technical Lead! And another warm welcome to our new UC3 DevOps/Developer guru, Jim Vanderveen. Bug … More

Exploration of Training for UC Librarians in Research Data Curation

May 19, 2016  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3)  |  Author: 

As research data curation becomes an integral part of library services, for some librarians it is a core job duty and thus requires specialized, expert-level knowledge. Others may only need … More