CDLINFO News: January, 2013

CDL Welcomes Katie Fortney

January 28, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing,Staff News  |  Author: 

By Catherine Mitchell, Director, Access & Publishing Please join us in welcoming Katie Fortney to the CDL as our new Copyright Management Officer.   Some of you may already know Katie … More

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Dacheng Old Journal Full-text Database

January 25, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Resource Liaisons  |  Author: 

By Susan Xue, UC Berkeley, Resource Liaison for Dacheng Journals All UC campuses; on the Dacheng platform This collection of old journals contains more than 7,000 journal titles and 130,000 issues … More


eScholarship Quarterly Reports – A Fascinating Snapshot

January 23, 2013  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing,UC Publishing Services (UCPubS)  |  Author: 

By Justin Gonder, eScholarship Operations Coordinator Each quarter, the CDL sends a report to each campus Scholarly Communication Officer (SCO) with information about that campus’s use of eScholarship as well … More

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The Progress of Preservation

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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DataUp, End of Term Web Archive Cited Among Top Ten Digital Preservation Developments of 2012

January 16, 2013  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Two CDL projects are among a list of top ten digital preservation developments of 2012, according to Bill LeFurgy, Digital Initiatives Manager at the Library of Congress, DataUp and the … More


HathiTrust December 2012 Update

January 14, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

By Heather Christenson, Project Manager, Mass Digitization December’s HathiTrust update is now available. There is a new feature of the “Most Accessed Volumes in HathiTrust.” Check out what our users … More


WAS Service Update – November/December 2012

January 14, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities WAS 2.0 Release re-scheduled for 2013. One of the key, new features of WAS 2.0 will be the Solr index. It will bring faster … More

CDL and Partners Receive Sloan Funding to Enhance DMPTool Features; Reach Out to Community

January 14, 2013  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

By Carly Strasser, Data Curation Specialist The California Digital Library and its partners were awarded a $590,000 grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to fund further development of the … More


HathiTrust Research Center Video Now Available

January 11, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Check out this information video about the HathiTrust Research Center: Learn how researchers are recognizing previously invisible patterns in literature, creating visualizations and sharing results.


UC Irvine Presents “Just Get It: The Search for Value-Based Delivery”

January 11, 2013  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

Several of our UC Irvine colleagues presented a session at the recent Charleston Conference with the title, Just Get It: The Search for Value-Based Delivery (Interlibrary Loan).  CDL staffers attending … More