CDLINFO News: Authored by Stephen Abrams

Merritt and Dash Certified by CoreTrustSeal as Trustworthy Repositories

August 30, 2018  |  Category:  Dash,Merritt,Newsletter,Technology,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

University of California Curation Center (UC3) is happy to announce that its Merritt repository and companion Dash data publishing platform have received CoreTrustSeal certification. This certification helps to instill transparency and accountability to our stakeholder communities, … More

Cobweb: Collaborative Collection Development for Web Archives

October 19, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

A partnership between the CDL, Harvard Library, and UCLA Library has been award funding from IMLS to create Cobweb, a collaborative collection development platform for web archiving, The demands of archiving … More

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Ken Weiss retires

December 3, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

It is with mixed emotion that I can announce that Ken Weiss will be retiring from the CDL in January. Ken joined the UC3 team in May 2013 and since … More

DMPTool wins Sautter award

July 3, 2012  |  Category:  Grants,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The DMPTool,, has won a Larry L. Sautter Golden Award for Innovation in Information Technology. The Sautter Awards were established by the University of California’s Information Technology Leadership Council in … More

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Unified Digital Format Registry (UDFR) now available

July 3, 2012  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The University of California Curation Center (UC3) at the CDL is pleased to announce the availability of the Unified Digital Format Registry (UDFR), A deep understanding of digital formats … More

Digital preservation: content now more secure than ever

August 26, 2011  |  Category:  Merritt,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

In order to provide a greater level of preservation assurance to its customers, the University of California Curation Center (UC3) has upgraded the Merritt curation repository with a new version … More


Spreading the Word about JHOVE2: Tutorial Delivered in Salt Lake City, Rome

May 17, 2011  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

For the past two years the University of California Curation Center (UC3) has been partnering with Portico and Stanford on a project to develop JHOVE2, an open source format-aware characterization … More

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CDL Staff at IFLA Conference

September 4, 2008  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Margaret Low, software engineer in Digital Preservation, recently returned from the IFLA Annual Conference in Quebec where she presented a very well-received paper on the CDL preservation infrastructure.