CDLINFO News: Online Archive of California

New on OAC and Calisphere: Kearny Street Workshop posters from UCSB

February 14, 2011  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Students and researchers now have free access to 170 images of posters, artwork, and photographs documenting the work of the Kearny Street Workshop and the Asian/Pacific American community in 1970s … More

Behind the Finding Aid: UCLA Library’s John Fante Papers

January 7, 2011  |  Category:  Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Researchers of literature and history can now delve into the life and work of John Fante (1909-1983), an Italian-American writer best known for his 1939 novel Ask the Dust. UCLA … More

New on OAC and Calisphere: Images from UCSD’s Melanesian Archive

December 9, 2010  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

By Kathryn Creely, Melanesian Studies Librarian, UC San Diego and Sherri Berger, Digital Special Collections Program Coordinator. Take an “armchair voyage” to Oceania!  Nearly 6,000 photographs depicting the … More

Digital library’s global, local services

The California Digital Library’s (CDL) success in elevating the digital library to be expansively global and deeply local has been demonstrated this fall in its launching of an array of … More

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New on OAC and Calisphere: Local History Digital Resources

CDL is pleased to announce the online publication of approximately 1,200 diverse materials documenting local people, places, and events throughout California in the Online Archive of California (OAC) and Calisphere. … More

200,000 Digital Images in OAC and Calisphere

March 17, 2010  |  Category:  Calisphere,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

Digital Special Collections is celebrating a major milestone: as of today, more than 200,000 digital images are available on the Online Archive of California (OAC) and Calisphere websites. The images—photographs, … More

New on OAC and Calisphere: Local History Digital Resources

By Sherri Berger, Digital Special Collections Program Coordinator CDL is pleased to announce the online publication of approximately 2,000 diverse graphic materials documenting local people, place, and … More

New on OAC and Calisphere: Architectural Photographer Maynard L. Parker

A guide to the papers of noted Los Angeles-based architectural photographer Maynard L. Parker (1901-1976) is now available on Calisphere and the Online Archive of California (OAC).

New Online Archive of California (OAC) is Live!

July 7, 2009  |  Category:  Digital Special Collections,Newsletter,Online Archive of California  |  Author: 

: The Online Archive of California (OAC) has a new look, advanced functionality, and significantly more content. Visit it now!

New Collections in Calisphere and the OAC: Local History Digital Resources

Over 2,000 new digitized primary resources are now available in the CDL’s Calisphere and Online Archive of California (OAC) websites as of September 2008. The collections offer unique glimpses into California local history, and were assembled by a range of institutions throughout the state.