CDLINFO News: October, 2007

Next Generation Melvyl Pilot Release Date – April 2008

October 29, 2007  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The projected release date for the Next Generation Melvyl Pilot, supported by OCLC’s WorldCat Local (WCL) service is April 2008.

The Bancroft Library is Closed for Summer 2008!

October 25, 2007  |  Category:  Newsletter  |  Author: 

In summer 2008, the Bancroft Library will return to its original location, the Doe Library Annex, from its temporary quarters in downtown Berkeley.

Calisphere K-12 Partnerships

October 24, 2007  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Special Collections  |  Author: 

CDL’s Calisphere team is partnering with the Alameda County Office of Education’s CTAP Region IV and the UC Irvine History Project in order to promote best practices for teaching with primary source materials and achieve other objectives.

Digital Preservation News

October 17, 2007  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The CDL Digital Preservation Group has been busy with a variety of exciting activities.

UCSF Japanese Woodblock Print Collection

October 17, 2007  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Online Archive of California,Special Collections  |  Author: 

The UCSF Library and Center for Knowledge Management is pleased to announce a new website featuring the Japanese Woodblock Print Collection.

UC Image Service News: ARTstor and CDL visit UC Campuses in October

October 3, 2007  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Special Collections,UC Shared Images  |  Author: 

A demonstration highlighting the major features of ARTstor collections, tools, and services for a mixed audience of faculty and library staff is planned for all UC campuses.  Megan Marler of ARTstor will lead the demonstration.  Lena Zentall from CDL will be available to discuss the Image Service and UC Shared Images.

UC-OCLC Pilot: Great Minds at Work

October 3, 2007  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

UC task groups and joint UC-OCLC workgroups have continued their inquiry and exploration and formed thoughtful, well reasoned recommendations aimed at creating an enhanced Next Generation Melvyl Pilot, supported by the WorldCat Local Service.