CDLINFO News: Infrastructure Services

CDL Staff in Print: John Kunze

December 19, 2014  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

John Kunze, Identifier Systems Architect, along with two collaborators from the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF) , published an article entitled “The ARK Identifier Scheme: Lessons Learnt at the BnF … More

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CDL Staff in Print – Joan Starr and John Kratz in PeerJ

December 16, 2014  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Joan Starr, EZID Service Manager, and John Kratz, a CLIR/DLF Data Curation Fellow, along with a number of collaborators, published an article entitled “Achieving human and machine accessibility of cited … More

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EZID introduces an OAI-PMH interface

December 15, 2014  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

EZID has just implemented a standard Open Archives Initiative, Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) interface, allowing external harvesting of the information we store for most of our identifiers. That’s right–not … More

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EZID Service Update: November 2014

December 1, 2014  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities DataCite’s Metadata Version 3.1 is now supported in EZID’s user interface. From the Create screen, select Advanced and DOI to see the … More

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EZID Service Update: October 2014

November 4, 2014  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities The DataCite Metadata Working Group released Version 3.1 of the DataCite Schema. This version adds: New affiliation attributes for Creator and … More

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“Shellshock” Vulnerability Remediation

October 6, 2014  |  Category:  Infrastructure Services,Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

The wide-spread Bash vulnerability nicknamed “Shellshock” was announced publicly on Wednesday, September 24th, 2014.  This potential exploit exists on all UNIX-based systems (UNIX, Linux, Mac OS).  All CDL technical teams … More

EZID Service Update: September 2014

October 1, 2014  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities EZID’s user interface now allows editing of metadata for all identifiers, including those created with the Advanced Create UI screen and even … More

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EZID Service Update: August 2014

September 2, 2014  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),EZID,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities The EZID Team introduced the long-awaited suffix-passthrough feature for ARK identifiers. Suffix- passthrough greatly reduces the management burden for large datasets. To … More

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Identifier Wild Card! Introducing Suffix Pass-through

August 19, 2014  |  Category:  EZID,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Earlier this year, the ARK resolver software was upgraded in some important ways, most of which were technical enhancements that improve performance and/or lay the groundwork for interesting things to … More

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CDL and CrossRef agreement to benefit EZID’s library publisher clients

August 5, 2014  |  Category:  EZID,Newsletter,Press Releases  |  Author: 

Today, August 5, 2014, California Digital Library and CrossRef announced an agreement that opens a route for the library publishers served by CDL’s EZID service ( to participate in the … More

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