CDLINFO News: February, 2008

Calisphere’s First Year in Review

February 28, 2008  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Special Collections  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to report that in its first year, Calisphere has become a valuable resource for scholars, a popular destination for the general public, and an essential site for K-12 educators, who call it “a dream resource” and “a teacher’s dream come true.”

Next Generation Melvyl Pilot: More Decisions Make It Real

February 8, 2008  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter  |  Author: 

In January and February, behind the scenes work of a different nature has been occurring for the pilot. Earlier the ball was primarily in UC’s court to define our requirements within the context of OCLC’s WorldCat Local service. Now, OCLC is building the pilot catalogs based on these requirements.

Local History Resources – New Collections in Calisphere and the OAC

February 7, 2008  |  Category:  Calisphere,Grants,Newsletter,Online Archive of California,Special Collections  |  Author: 

Over 1,500 new digitized primary resources are now available in the CDL’s Calisphere and Online Archive of California (OAC) websites as of February 2008.