CDLINFO News: Authored by Adrian Turner

Toward a National Archival Finding Aid Network: planning initiative update and release of new report

We are pleased to share the availability of a new report, “Finding Aid Aggregation at a Crossroads” (“Crossroads”): https://escholarship.org/uc/item/5sp13112 This report is a primary deliverable of the “Toward a National … More

Christine Kim joins CDL as OAC/Calisphere Service & Outreach Manager

We are delighted to announce that Christine Kim is joining the CDL as the OAC/Calisphere Service & Outreach Manager, effective January 15, 2019. Christine brings a broad array of advanced … More

Toward a national archival finding aid network: collaborative planning initiative receives LSTA funding support

CDL is excited to announce that we will soon be embarking on a collaborative planning initiative, in partnership with regional/statewide archival description aggregators, to explore a “next generation” finding aid … More

CDL receives additional LSTA grant funding to expose more cultural heritage collections through Calisphere and DPLA

September 20, 2018  |  Category:  Calisphere,Grants,Newsletter,Publishing & Special Collections,Special Collections  |  Author: 

“1951 – Harvesting Hops in the West.” Courtesy of UC San Diego Library, Special Collections & Archives CDL is pleased to announce that we have received an additional year of … More

CDL Job Opening for OAC/Calisphere Service & Outreach Manager

The California Digital Library (CDL) is hiring a Service & Outreach Manager to promote access to and awareness of a world-class collection of historical and primary source digital materials, aggregated … More

Over one million digital items from California cultural heritage institutions now available through Calisphere!

April 16, 2018  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Publishing & Special Collections,Special Collections  |  Author: 

The deeper you look, the even more you discover! Big news: over one million historical images, texts, recordings, and other primary resources are now available in the statewide digital … More

CDL Job Opening for Applications Programmer

[Image courtesy of San Francisco Public Library]The California Digital Library (CDL) is seeking an Applications Programmer analyst to help build and provide access to a world-class collection of historical and … More

In Memoriam: Mark Redar

December 1, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing & Special Collections,Staff News  |  Author: 

It is with deep sadness that the California Digital Library shares news of the passing of Mark Redar, Programmer Analyst on the Digital Special Collections team. Since coming to CDL … More

CDL receives LSTA grant funding to expand access to more collections through Calisphere

July 6, 2016  |  Category:  Calisphere,Grants,Newsletter,Special Collections  |  Author: 

CDL is pleased to announce that we have received funding to expand our metadata harvesting operations for Calisphere, enabling us to aggregate and provide even more comprehensive access to unique … More

SNAC wins C.F.W. Coker Award from Society of American Archivists

June 23, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing & Special Collections,Special Collections  |  Author: 

If you’re researching the life of Gertrude Stein and want to see all of the primary source materials created by her and documenting her life and work, you’d likely spend … More