DMPTool Service Update: June 2014

July 10, 2014  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities The transition to the new version of the tool has gone very smoothly. We’ve found and fixed a few bugs (and are still … More

It Takes a Village to Digitize a Library: UC Davis’ Mass Digitization Project Concludes

July 9, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

  Some U.C. Davis’ staff who helped make Google Book Digitization Project a success: Front Row: D. Leonard, Loretta Firestone, Jing Jiang; Back Row: Liz Phillips, Miriam Hull, Sarah Koller, … More

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Announcing AGUA – WEST’s decision-support information center!

July 9, 2014  |  Categories:  Newsletter,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST is proud to announce AGUA, the information center where WEST members and Archive Holders can review archiving proposals and make local archiving decisions online. The first release will go … More

EZID Service Update: June 2014

July 8, 2014  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),EZID,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities After consultation with groups of EZID clients, including UC campus representatives, non-UC EZID clients, and internal CDL clients, the EZID team prepared … More

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New Tier 2 Licensed Resource – ASME Digital Collection

July 3, 2014  |  Categories:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Eight campuses (UCB, UCD, UCI, UCLA, UCM, UCR, UCSD, and UCSB) began participation in a Tier 2 opportunity for access to the ASME Digital Collection (on the Silverchair platform). … More


Roles and Responsibilities of an Archive Holder

July 3, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

WEST is excited to invite more members to act as Archive Holders this cycle. WEST believes strongly in the importance of the distributed model for serials print archiving. WEST currently … More

WEST member meeting this Sunday

June 26, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Annual WEST Member Meeting is happening this Sunday, June 29, 2014 from 1-2:30 pm in LVCC-N120. Thank you to everyone who has already RSVP’d! If you haven’t RSVP’d yet, … More

WEST Program Assessment: survey results released

June 25, 2014  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

In Spring 2014, WEST conducted a program assessment of its first three years. The assessment included a survey of all WEST members to collect valuable feedback about member views and priorities … More

Introducing Nancy Hoebelheinrich — DPLA Project Coordinator

June 25, 2014  |  Categories:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Please join us in welcoming Nancy Hoebelheinrich to the CDL, as the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) Project Coordinator.  As part of a 9-month project (June 2014-February 2015) funded … More


DMPTool Service Update: May 2014

June 20, 2014  |  Categories:  Digital Preservation (UC3),Newsletter  |  Author: 

    Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Launch! We launched the new version of the DMPTool (at, first to institutional administrators on May 19, and then to … More