CDLINFO News: Authored by CDL

Greg Janée in Transition

October 4, 2018  |  Category:  EZID,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Greg Janée, lead developer for the EZID service, has recently stepped up to be the Director of the Data Curation Program at the UCSB Library. Greg, who joined CDL’s UC3 team at … More

China Data Online Cancellation

September 21, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The China Data Online product is no longer available through UC’s Tier 2 subscription vendor. According to the China Data Center website ( “Effective immediately, this China Data Center … More


Robin James joins CDL

August 24, 2018  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Robin James joined CDL on August 2nd as Günter Waibel’s new interim Executive Assistant. She comes to us courtesy of UCOP’s temporary staffing program. We’re hoping that Robin will … More

CDL Position Opening: Shared Content Service Coordinator

August 24, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

At the California Digital Library (CDL), we believe passionately that the library, in all its forms, is critically important to the vital work of students, scholars and the public. As … More

California Digital Library seeks Publication Management System Coordinator

August 8, 2018  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing,Staff News  |  Author: 

Do you find deep joy in bibliometrics? How about synchronizing disparate (sometimes compatible) systems to create a web of information across a vast university system? Are you also a … More

ProQuest platform interface enhancements will be rolled out July 26

July 24, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

The July 26, 2018 ProQuest platform release will introduce redesigned basic search and search results pages. These improvements will put more emphasis on source types to help researchers retrieve more … More


Josh Maloney joins CDL’s Business Services

June 27, 2018  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Josh Maloney has joined CDL as the new Business Operations Manager. Josh will be overseeing the procurement, revenue, as well as other accounting and finance processes. Josh comes to … More

New Request (ILL/DDS) security feature debuts

May 21, 2018  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Resource Sharing  |  Author: 

On Monday, May 21st, a new security feature was implemented in Request (UC’s interlibrary loan and document delivery service).  The feature prevents the user from entering an email address other … More

Save the Date: “Choosing Pathways to OA” Working Forum, Oct 16-17

May 15, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Publishing & Special Collections  |  Author: 

On behalf of all ten campuses of the University of California Libraries plus the California Digital Library, we wish to share the below invitation for an October 16-17 working forum.  … More


EZID Staff in Print: John Kunze and Greg Janée in Scientific Data

May 8, 2018  |  Category:  EZID,Identifiers,Infrastructure Services,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

CDL’s John Kunze and Greg Janée contributed significantly to this new standard — a harmonized compact identifier system. Congratulations! —————————————————————– First big output of FORCE11 Data Citation Implementation Group – … More