CDLINFO News: Staff News

John Chodacki Named Director of the University of California Curation Center at the California Digital Library

October 29, 2015  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Press Releases,Staff News  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library is delighted to announce the appointment of John Chodacki as the new Director of the University of California Curation Center (UC3) effective October 19th, 2015. John … More

Joanne Miller moves to UC Academic Senate

October 21, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,Systemwide Library Information  |  Author: 

 Joanne Miller, Systemwide Library Planning Analyst at CDL, will be leaving us to take a new position as an analyst with the UC Academic Senate. This is a wonderful … More

CDL Interim Leadership Named

October 8, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

Yesterday, Susan Carlson, UCOP’s Vice Provost for Academic Personnel and Programs, issued a formal announcement (below) regarding the California Digital Library’s interim leadership.   October 7, 2015 I am … More

Meet Alana Miller — CDL’s new UX Content Strategist

October 1, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

CDL is happy to welcome Alana Miller as our new UX Content Strategist. Alana is a content strategist interested in the intersections between information, design, and discovery. Originally an aspiring … More

CDL’s Shared Cataloging Program helps support alternative press/open access resource

September 16, 2015  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging,Staff News  |  Author: 

SCP staff are constantly on the lookout for how their cataloging can be leveraged for the greater good. Such an opportunity recently presented itself with the licensing by CDL of … More

Laine Farley, CDL Executive Director, to Retire Effective September 30th

September 11, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Laine Farley, longtime Executive Director of the California Digital Library, will retire from the CDL effective September 30th, 2015. Farley is CDL’s third and longest-running Executive Director, having served … More

CDL Job Opening for UX Designer

August 28, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

Do you get intrigued thinking through system interactions and engaging in the details of a useful and arresting user experience for online websites and resources? Then join our team! We … More

The SNAC pack is back (in print)

August 21, 2015  |  Category:  Access & Publishing,Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Now that the first and second phases of the award-winning Social Networks and Archival Context (SNAC) research and demonstration project have been completed, Daniel Pitti (University of Virginia, Charlottesville), Ray … More

Changing of the guard

August 12, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

In July, Erika Wilson, CDL Executive Assistant to Laine Farley, became the Communications and Operations Manager at the Authors Alliance ( “As we continue to grow, it’s important we have … More

CDL welcomes Angela Di Iorio

August 12, 2015  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL is thrilled to welcome Angela Di Iorio from La Sapienza Digital Library in Rome. She will be joining us for two months as a visiting scholar. Angela is a … More