CDLINFO News: Curation Micro-services

Data Documentation Initiative Workshops 1/10-12 at UCSD – Sign Up Now

December 14, 2010  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Immediately following ALA Midwinter, the UCSD Libraries will host a two-part workshop on the Data Documentation Initiative (DDI), a community XML standard being deployed internationally for describing, managing, and accessing … 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


OCLC webinar on Merritt, Thursday Nov. 18

November 4, 2010  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,Merritt,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

OCLC Research is hosting a webinar on Merritt as part of their Technical Advances for Innovation in Cultural Heritage Institutions (TAI CHI) series on Thursday, Nov 18 at 11am PT … More

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UC3 Merritt webinar 10/20 1-2pm PT

October 18, 2010  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,Merritt,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

UC3 has recently released the new Merritt repository service. This new repository is the successor to the Digital Preservation Repository (DPR), and provides a cost-effective way for the UC3 community … More

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Deposit, save, share, find that content and data: new UC3 services launch

September 16, 2010  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,EZID,Merritt,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The University of California Curation Center (UC3) is excited to be launching three new services September 15 and 17, 2010.   They include Merritt (named for CDL’s close neighbor, Lake Merritt), … More


UC3 to host Curate Camp 2010!

July 28, 2010  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

UC3 will host a conference on curation micro-services on August 16-17 at UC Berkeley. Or rather, we’re hosting an “unconference.” Unconferences are meetings where the participants set the agenda and … More


Webinar of “Merritt” repository development

May 21, 2010  |  Category:  Curation Micro-services,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

UC3 is developing a new Digital Preservation Repository based on a set of curation micro-services. (We’ve named this development effort “Merritt” after Lake Merritt, just a few blocks from our … More