CDLINFO News: Newsletter

New Licensed Resource – CNP eReading (DDA eBook Project)

June 19, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Nine campuses (all except UCSF, LBL) recently began participation in a Demand-Driven Acquisitions eBook project for access to the CNP eBooks.   (B [LBL not included], D, I, LA, M, … More


Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: June 2017

June 19, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP has posted the distribution statistics report for the month of May [PDF]. This monthly report shows titles being added and/or removed from CDL licensed and selected open access … More

DMPTool Service Update: May 2017

June 13, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Roadmap update. We just reached a huge milestone (!), pushing a preliminary version of the DMPRoadmap code out to test on DCC-hosted DMPonline, DMPTuuli, … More

EZID Service Update: May 2017

June 2, 2017  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities John Kunze, EZID System Architect, and Greg Janée, EZID Technical Lead, both attended the third annual CSV conference in Portland, May 2-3. … More

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Barbara Cormack Joins D2D

June 1, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Barbara Cormack joins the Discovery & Delivery (D2D) group this Thursday, June 1st as a metadata analyst.  Barbara will be working on Zephir, the HathiTrust metadata management system, as … More

Melvyl transition to WorldCat Discovery is delayed (again)

June 1, 2017  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Melvyl will not transition from WorldCat Local (WCL) to WorldCat Discovery (WCD) this summer. The CDL Melvyl Operations Team is currently working with OCLC to resolve a technical problem that … More

Make Data Count: Building a System to Support Recognition of Data as a First Class Research Output

May 24, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,Press Releases,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has made a 2-year, $747K award to the California Digital Library, DataCite and DataONE to support collection of usage and citation metrics for data objects. … More

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John Kratz joins UX Team

May 19, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

CDL is happy to announce that John Kratz has joined the User Experience Design team as a full-time career UX designer. In case you weren’t aware of John’s history … More

Please save your Artstor Digital Library notes and citations before June 1st

May 18, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Artstor Support Team sent information today (May 18th) about some upcoming feature changes which may require users to save some of their work in the Artstor Digital Library. These … More


HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC) Seeks Proposals from Scholars

May 17, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC) is seeking proposals from scholars interested in receiving advanced collaborative support to solve challenging problems related to computational analysis. Who may submit proposals? Individual scholars … More

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