CDLINFO News

“Shellshock” Vulnerability Remediation

October 6, 2014  |  Categories:  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  |  Categories:  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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UCSF Partners with Google Books for Digitization Project

September 30, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

By guest blogger, UCSF Archivist Polina Ilieva The UCSF library is an important UC contributor to the Google Books digitization project. Through the collaboration with the California Digital Library (CDL) … More

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Explore, Advocate, Build, Connect: CDL’s 2013-2014 Annual Report

September 30, 2014  |  Categories:  Newsletter,Systemwide Library Information,UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce the release of its 2013-2014 Annual Report. Over the past year, CDL continued to develop and refine its service portfolio at a remarkable pace, completing … More

Merritt Service Update: August 2014

September 23, 2014  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Merritt,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities SDSC migration. We are migrating content from the UCOP data center to the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC). We’ve migrated about 40,000 … More

UC3 Dash Service Update: August 2014

September 23, 2014  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

UC3 Dash is a systemwide service we are developing in partnership with UC campus libraries. It will allow UC campuses to provide an easy-to-use solution for the effective curation … More

WAS Service Update: August 2014

September 23, 2014  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities WAS User Group Meeting. The WAS User Group meeting was held during the Society of American Archivists Annual Meeting (SAA 2014). The meeting … More

New Happenings at HathiTrust – August Update

September 22, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

New happenings at HathiTrust: The University of Michigan received a third grant award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) of 489K for copyright determinations work in … More

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WEST starts Archive Cycle 5!

September 19, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

WEST is pleased to announce that work is already underway for Archive Cycle 5! Currently, members are providing files of library journal holdings data for the fifth round of collection … More

Catherine Mitchell elected to Library Publishing Coalition Board

September 19, 2014  |  Categories:  Access & Publishing,Newsletter,Publishing,Staff News  |  Author: 

Catherine Mitchell, CDL’s Director of Access & Publishing, was recently elected to the Board of the Library Publishing Coalition (LPC). A relatively new organization, the LPC promotes the development of … More