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CDL Welcomes Jim Vanderveen to UC3

May 19, 2016  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Please welcome Jim Vanderveen, who has worked at UC Davis the past 4 years as their Bibliographic Database Coordinator.  Jim previously worked at CSU Sacramento Office of Water Programs … More

Rosalie Lack moves to UCLA Library

May 18, 2016  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter,Staff News,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Rosalie Lack, CDL’s Web Archiving Coordinator, has accepted a position with the UCLA library.  Her last day at the CDL will be May 24. During her time with the … More

New Open Access (OA) Resources: Luminos, Open Library of Humanities, Open Book Publishers

May 18, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development  |  Author: 

The UC Libraries are supporting a number of innovative open access initiatives in scholarly publishing this year. Luminos (http://www.luminosoa.org/) is the University of California Press’s new OA publishing program for … More

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CDL Welcomes Conclusion of Authors Guild v. Google

May 17, 2016  |  Categories:  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  |  Categories:  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

University of California Press and California Digital Library partner with Collaborative Knowledge Foundation to build open source monograph publishing platform

May 11, 2016  |  Categories:  Access & Publishing,Press Releases,Publishing  |  Author: 

From the OSC blog post… California Digital Library and University of California Press are excited to announce their partnership with Collaborative Knowledge Foundation to develop Editoria, a new open source, digital-first book production platform. Through the … More

Latest eScholarship Activity: Campus 1st Quarter 2016 Reports

May 11, 2016  |  Categories:  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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Message from AVP / Executive Director

May 6, 2016  |  Category:  UC Libraries News  |  Author: 

It’s early days for a message of deep substance, but never too early to say hello! I started work at CDL less than two weeks ago when a small ad-hoc … More

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EZID Service Update: April 2016

May 3, 2016  |  Categories:  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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