CDLINFO News: Newsletter

CDL Welcomes Conclusion of Authors Guild v. Google

May 17, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

CDL welcomes the conclusion of the Authors Guild’s decade long lawsuit against Google. The suit came to an end April 18th when the Supreme Court declined to hear the Authors … More

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WorldCat Discovery beta: Search Spelling Suggestion

May 11, 2016  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

This month’s WorldCat Discovery installation on May 12, 2016 included the following new features and enhancements. The running list of release notes can be found at http://www.cdlib.org/services/d2d/melvyl/public/. (Note that … More

Latest eScholarship Activity: Campus 1st Quarter 2016 Reports

May 11, 2016  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,eScholarship,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Check out this quarter’s reports to discover eScholarship’s publishing profiles (and more). Here’s a listing of each campus’s most popular publications this quarter brought to you by the eScholarship … More

HathiTrust’s CRMS Project Win’s ALA’s L. Ray Patterson Copyright Award

HathiTrust’s CRMS Project (Copyright Review Management System) is the American Library Association’s 2016 winner of the L. Ray Patterson Copyright Award. The award recognizes CRMS’ dedication to creating a “balanced U.S. … More

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EZID Service Update: April 2016

May 3, 2016  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Last month we announced a DataCite webinar to be held on April 12th covering the new DataCite to Dublin Core application profile … More

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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

Katrina Romanowsky leaving CDL

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

Katrina Romanowsky, the Access & Publishing Group’s Community & Outreach Manager, will be leaving CDL to pursue other creative endeavors. Her last day in the office will be Friday, … More

California Digital Library welcomes new leadership

April 29, 2016  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Following an extensive international search, the University of California welcomes Günter Waibel as the new Associate Vice Provost and Executive Director of the California Digital Library (CDL). Waibel assumed … More

Opening More Books for Public Access – HathiTrust’s CRMS Project

April 27, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

For the past eight years, HathiTrust’s Copyright Review Management System (CRMS) project has developed the tools, infrastructure, and practices to support the collaborative review of books in HathiTrust to make … More

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