CDLINFO News: Online Archive of California

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

Online Archive of California (OAC) Electronic Text Search/Browse Available

February 13, 2003  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The Online Archive of California (OAC) http://www.oac.cdlib.org/ has made available a new electronic text search and browse feature.  The electronic text search and browse addition is part of … More

OAC Finding Aids Removed from the CDL Directory

February 13, 2003  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

As of Thursday, February 13, 2003, the CDL will be taking the formal step of removing OAC finding aids from the CDL Directory.  Established in 1998, the CDL Directory allows … More

Image Searching and Browsing in OAC

October 31, 2002  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

New image search and browse features are now available at the Online Archive of California (OAC) http://www.oac.cdlib.org/ . The image search and browse addition is part of a “soft release” … More

New Online Archive of California (OAC)Interface

July 25, 2002  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

On July 15, 2002, a new version of the Online Archive of California (OAC) was released to the public at www.oac.cdlib.org.  The Online Archive of California (OAC) describes and provides … More

New Online Archive of California (OAC) Interface Release

July 11, 2002  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

On July 15, 2002 the Online Archive of California (OAC) web site [http://www.oac.cdlib.org/] will have a new interface.  We would like to thank all of you who sent us your … More

New Online Archive of California (OAC) Interface

June 13, 2002  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The Online Archive of California (OAC) Web site has been redesigned. On July 15, 2002, its new interface will be released to the public.  During the next month, the UC … More

Online Archive of California (OAC) Usability Testing

April 11, 2002  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Behind the scenes, the Online Archive of California (OAC) is undergoing major improvements.  First, a new home page is currently being designed to provide the OAC with its own unique … More

OAC Best Practices Guidelines for Encoding New Finding Aids

January 10, 2001  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

The CDL OAC Working Group (OACWG) subcommittee on Metadata Standards has recently developed and released two important documents: the OAC Best Practices Guidelines for Encoding New Finding Aids Draft 11/28/00 … More