CDLINFO News: Digital Special Collections

CDL’s Adrian Turner wins Archival Award of Excellence

CDL is delighted to announce that Adrian Turner has won the prestigious Archival Award of Excellence from the California Historical Records Advisory Board. Adrian received the award in recognition … More

Staff in Print – Sherri Berger and Catherine Mitchell

May 2, 2016  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL’s Sherri Berger and Catherine Mitchell of the Access & Publishing group have contributed a chapter to Shared Collections: Collaborative Stewardship (An ALCTS Monograph), edited by Dawn Hale.  Their chapter … More

Calisphere/Shared DAMS user group meeting, featuring UCI linked data project

March 10, 2016  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections  |  Author: 

Please join us for the next Calisphere / Shared DAMS User Group meeting on March 22 at 11:00 AM. Our special guest at this meeting will be UC Irvine’s Laura Smart. … More

Release of the new Calisphere! More content in a great new interface

September 14, 2015  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce the official, public release of the new Calisphere website, currently in beta mode. Go there now! The new Calisphere site provides access to even more … More

The SNAC pack is back (in print)

August 21, 2015  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Now that the first and second phases of the award-winning Social Networks and Archival Context (SNAC) research and demonstration project have been completed, Daniel Pitti (University of Virginia, Charlottesville), Ray … More

It’s alive! Calisphere BETA soft launch

July 21, 2015  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries Digital Collection (UCLDC) project team is pleased to announce the soft launch of Calisphere BETA. The beta site is the public interface to all collections that have … More

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SNAC wins C.F.W. Coker Award from Society of American Archivists

June 23, 2015  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

If you’re researching the life of Gertrude Stein and want to see all of the primary source materials created by her and documenting her life and work, you’d likely spend … More

Calisphere collections now available through the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

Researchers are now able to explore Calisphere’s incredible collection of digital primary sources within the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA). This month, the CDL successfully shared more than 225,000 … More

Calisphere: Gearing up for DPLA in April

Last year, the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) welcomed the California Digital Library as a DPLA Content Hub, on behalf of the UC Libraries and with the endorsement of … More

UC Libraries Digital Collection Project: Shared DAMS Upgrade

February 11, 2015  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter  |  Author: 

CDL continues to reach milestones for the UC Libraries Digital Collection (UCLDC) Implementation Project. This month, the major news is an upgrade to the shared DAMS platform. … More