CDLINFO News: Press Releases

Online data management planning tool tames data and meets researchers’ funding requirements

February 15, 2011  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Press Releases  |  Author: 

A group of major research institutions is partnering to develop a flexible online tool to help researchers generate data management plans.  This effort is in response to demands from funding … More

Mellon Grant Awarded to University of California Libraries to Implement the Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST)

January 31, 2011  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Press Releases,Shared Print  |  Author: 

Researchers can now be assured that the scholarly record will be preserved for future generations through a coordinated system of trusted print archives held at libraries throughout the western United … More

DataCite: UC Provides Long Term Public Visibility and Access to Research Data

March 23, 2010  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Press Releases  |  Author: 

By Patricia Cruse, Director, University of California Curation Center One of today’s most important priorities for academic scholarship and research is providing long term access to datasets. Data are now … More

Uncovering California’s Environmental Collections

December 7, 2009  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Grants,Newsletter,Press Releases  |  Author: 

Researchers worldwide will soon have access to previously inaccessible collections of documents, photographs, and other rich archival materials related to California’s environmental history.

DataONE to Deal with Data Deluge

November 20, 2009  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Grants,Press Releases  |  Author: 

Researchers at the University of California have partnered with dozens of other universities and agencies to create DataONE (, a global data access and preservation network for earth and environmental scientists that will support breakthroughs in environmental research.

New Look, Enhanced Services for eScholarship, UC’s open access digital publishing service launches new site October 19

October 19, 2009  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Press Releases,Publishing  |  Author: 

Elise Proulx, Outreach & Marketing Coordinator, eScholarship Publishing Program eScholarship ( launched a redesigned website October 19 with a substantial array of digital publishing services for the University of California … More

UC Libraries and Springer Sign Pilot Agreement for Open Access Journal Publishing

January 22, 2009  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Press Releases,Publishing  |  Author: 

CDL Collections and eScholarship in partnership with the UC Scholarly Communication Officers (SCOs) are piloting a ground-breaking open access publishing arrangement with Springer on behalf of UC faculty.