CDLINFO News: Web Archiving

Cobweb Update: How Cobweb Facilitates Participatory Web Archiving

Given its breadth and depth, archiving the web can seem an overwhelming endeavor. Digital curators typically approach web archiving by first determining what to collect based on the collecting scope … More

Cobweb Update: Supporting Collaborative Web Archiving

Not unlike the arachnids to which we allude in the Cobweb name, the team behind this open source service platform designed to support collaborative collection development for web archives has … 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,  https://github.com/CobwebOrg/cobweb. The demands of archiving … More

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Rosalie Lack moves to UCLA Library

May 18, 2016  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Rosalie Lack, CDL’s Web Archiving Coordinator, has accepted a position with the UCLA library.  Her last day at the CDL will be May 24. During her time with the … More

End of Term Web Archive project update

April 14, 2016  |  Category:  UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

As we near the end of a presidential term, the End of Term (EOT) Web Archive 2016 project team is planning for the 2016-2017 crawling activities. For the upcoming transition … More

WAS to Archive-It Migration Update

November 9, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

The Web Archiving Service (WAS) migration to Internet Archive’s Archive-It Service reached two major milestones last week when the WAS crawlers crawled their last crawl and the last of … More

WAS Service Update: March 2015

April 24, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities WAS to Archive-it Transition. Work continues on the migration of UC WAS accounts to Archive-it: UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC Riverside, UC Office … More

WAS Service Update: February 2015

March 18, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities WAS to Archive-it Transition. We have been working with Archive-it staff to successfully test and document the migration process. WAS tech staff have … More

WAS Service Update: December 2014

January 15, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Archive-it Partnership. The CDL and the UC Libraries are partnering with Internet Archive’s Archive-It Service. In the coming year, CDL’s Web Archiving … More

Announcing a New Partnership: California Digital Library, UC Libraries, and Internet Archive’s Archive-It Service

January 14, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

The CDL and the UC Libraries are partnering with Internet Archive’s Archive-It Service. In the coming year, CDL’s Web Archiving Service (WAS) collections and all core infrastructure activities, i.e., crawling, … More