CDLINFO News: Message from the Executive Director

Undefined Future Uses

February 18, 2013  |  Category:  Calisphere,eScholarship,Opinion and Commentary  |  Author: 

Last week I attended a lecture titled “Computing and the Practice of History” by Dan Cohen, Director of the Center for History and New Media  at George Mason University.   … More

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The Progress of Preservation

January 16, 2013  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),EZID,Opinion and Commentary,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

I was very pleased by the nice recognition from Library of Congress’s “Top Ten Digital Preservation Developments of 2012” of three projects CDL has been involved in: The DataUp Project. … More

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DataCite Turns One

December 22, 2010  |  Category:  Digital Preservation (UC3),EZID,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recently I attended the General Assembly of DataCite, the international organization devoted to providing a reliable means of citing research data. The organization has made remarkable progress in a … More

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The Scholar’s Library is Global

November 16, 2010  |  Category:  eScholarship,Melvyl,Opinion and Commentary,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

There has been much talk of late about the need for and possibility of creating a National Digital Library (see the call by Robert Darnton and one response by Roy … More

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Uncommonly In Common

November 2, 2010  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

Colleagues from JISC (Joint Information Systems Committee) Rachel Bruce and Neil Jacobs visited CDL on October 29. We have often met with various representatives from JISC who have been … More

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Welcome to CDL’s remodeled web site

January 19, 2010  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

Redesigning a web site has much in common with remodeling a house.  It takes longer than you anticipate, you find unexpected challenges along the way, and in the end, you … More