CDLINFO News: May, 2017

Make Data Count: Building a System to Support Recognition of Data as a First Class Research Output

May 24, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,Press Releases,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has made a 2-year, $747K award to the California Digital Library, DataCite and DataONE to support collection of usage and citation metrics for data objects. … More

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John Kratz joins UX Team

May 19, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,User Experience Design  |  Author: 

CDL is happy to announce that John Kratz has joined the User Experience Design team as a full-time career UX designer. In case you weren’t aware of John’s history … More

Please save your Artstor Digital Library notes and citations before June 1st

May 18, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Artstor Support Team sent information today (May 18th) about some upcoming feature changes which may require users to save some of their work in the Artstor Digital Library. These … More


HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC) Seeks Proposals from Scholars

May 17, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC) is seeking proposals from scholars interested in receiving advanced collaborative support to solve challenging problems related to computational analysis. Who may submit proposals? Individual scholars … More

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AP Images Collection is transitioning to the EBSCOhost platform

May 10, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The Associated Press (AP) Images Collection will be hosted exclusively on the EBSCOhost® platform beginning on June 16, 2017. It is currently hosted on the platform. AP Images Collection is … More


New HathiTrust Section Added to

May 10, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Discovery & Delivery,Mass Digitization  |  Author: 

We recently added a new HathiTrust section to the website. The new section describes UC’s partnership and involvement with the HathiTrust Digital Library and is intended for UC librarians, … More


Shared Cataloging Program (SCP) Monthly Update: May 2017

May 3, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

SCP has posted the distribution statistics report for the month of April. This monthly report shows titles being added and/or removed from CDL licensed and selected open access collections. … More

EZID Service Update: April 2017

May 3, 2017  |  Category:  EZID,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Joan Starr, EZID’s Service Manager, attended DataCite’s annual Strategy Meeting and General Assembly where she gave a presentation on the Force11 Software … More

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Termination of CiNii Institutional Fixed-Price Service; most content moving to Open Access

May 1, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

While the CiNii Institutional Fixed-Price Service was terminated in March 2017, the CiNii search interface will continue to be available at its current location (  Outbound linking from the CiNii … More


Dash Service Update: April 2017

May 1, 2017  |  Category:  Dash,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities The Dash team has released the following new features: timed-release of data (private for peer review), a private reviewer URL for data download, corresponding author … More