CDLINFO News: March, 2012

Visit the Data Pub at CDL

March 22, 2012  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,Merritt,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

By Patricia Cruse, Director, UC Curation Center Data management plans, data publication, and calls for open data are raising  the visibility of digital data as a medium to be addressed by … More

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Ergonomics Abstracts New Platform

March 22, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Ergonomics Abstracts (Systemwide access) has transitioned from Taylor & Francis to the EBSCOhost platform.


Next-Generation Technical Services Update: March 2012

March 15, 2012  |  Category:  Systemwide Library Information  |  Author: 

A roundup of this month’s activities and accomplishments from the Power of Three (POT) Groups: POT 1: Build the UC Digital Collection infrastructure POT 1 has adjusted its task list … More


HathiTrust Update for February – Full-text search, Bib Data Management and more

March 12, 2012  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

You can learn about the twelve candidates running for HathiTrust’s Board of Governors, find out about local digitization projects, and discover what the CDL is doing with Bibliographic Data Management … More


CDL Position: Manager, Infrastructure and Applications Support

March 12, 2012  |  Category:  Infrastructure Services,Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

Are you excited about supporting the building and creative use of the world’s scholarship and knowledge?  Are you a strong IT technical manager who can meet the challenges of managing … More

UC-eLinks wording changes: simpler is better

March 6, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,UC-eLinks  |  Author: 

Thanks to suggestions from UC librarians Katie Fortney (Santa Cruz), Ruth Gustafson (Davis), and Stacy Nelson (San Diego), the CDL has simplified key messages in the UC-eLinks window.  But these … More

Additional institutions adopting the DMPTool for managing their scholars’ research needs

March 6, 2012  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The DMPTool now supports the National Institutes of Health (NIH) data sharing requirements.  NIH requires that projects seeking more than $500,000 in direct costs in any single year address data … More

Web Archiving Service Welcomes Emory University Libraries

March 5, 2012  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

CDL Welcomes Emory University Libraries as the newest Web Archiving Service partner!  Kate Donovan Jarvis, Emory’s University Archivist and Erika Farr, Coordinator for Digital Archives will be using the service … More

Melvyl Central Index: Change in Language for Authentication Screen; Removal of SCIPIO

March 2, 2012  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Information Services,Melvyl,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Based on user input, CDL has made the following changes to the Melvyl Central Index Pilot with the endorsement of the Melvyl Central Index task group: 1. The language on … More

Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update – January/February 2012

March 2, 2012  |  Category:  Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

By Adolfo Tarango, Head, Systemwide Collection Services Since I was unable to provide you with a monthly update in January, this update covers the work output for December 2011 and … More