CDLINFO News: Online Archive of California

UC Merced: Japanese Art Collection Now Available Online

The UC Merced Library and the Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture collaborated to make more than a millennium of Japanese art available online.

Local History Digital Resources Featured in Calisphere and the Online Archive of California (OAC)

November 9, 2006  |  Category:  Calisphere,Digital Special Collections,Grants,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

More than 3,600 digitized primary resources from 19 California cultural heritage institutions are now featured in the CDL’s Calisphere (http://www.calisphere.universityofcalifornia.edu/) and Online Archive of California (http://www.oac.cdlib.org/) websites. The … More

Revised Image Displays in the Online Archive of California (OAC) and The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake & Fire Web Sites

April 13, 2006  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The CDL recently completed an upgrade to its instance of the eXtensible Text Framework (XTF), which serves as the search and display system for the OAC.  As part of this … More

OAC Receives the Society of American Archivist’s Coker Award

September 8, 2005  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

On August 19, 2005, at the Society of American Archivist’s annual meeting, the Online Archive of California (OAC) received the C.F.W. Coker Award in recognition of the OAC’s finding aid … More

Online Archive of California: OAC 3.0 Release

February 10, 2005  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The CDL and the OAC Operations Group are pleased to announce the release of the Online Archive of California, Version 3.0 at http://www.oac.cdlib.org. OAC 3.0 represents two primary changes from … More

OAC Update: Finding Aid Submission Requirements Post-January 2005

December 9, 2004  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Institutions contributing EAD finding aids to the Online Archive of California (OAC) should note the following upcoming dates pertaining to the release of OAC 3.0 in January 2005.  For more … More

OAC Best Practice Guidelines for EAD, Version 2.0 Released

October 14, 2004  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The OAC Working Group Metadata Standards Subcommittee is pleased to announce the release of the “OAC Best Practice Guidelines for EAD, Version 2.0″ at: http://www.cdlib.org/inside/diglib/guidelines/bpgead/ These updated guidelines are based … More

OAC Local History Digital Resources Project Continues

October 14, 2004  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Grants,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The CDL is pleased to announce the continuation of the Online Archive of California (OAC) Local History Digital Resources Project.  This multi-year project is supported by the Library Services and … More

OAC 3.0: Migrating to EAD Version 2002 and a New Platform (XTF)

August 12, 2004  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The OAC is upgrading to OAC 3.0 with the migration to a new platform and support for EAD Version 2002 finding aids.  The migration is scheduled to be completed in … More

The Online Archive of California (OAC) enhanced “Especially for Archivists” Site

February 27, 2003  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The Online Archive of California (OAC) has enhanced “Especially forArchivists,” an information resource available at [http://www.oac.cdlib.org/about/forarchivists.html] This site provides information and “building blocks” for OAC Contributing Members to assist with … More