CDLINFO News: Grants

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

Community-Owned Data Publishing Infrastructure

October 24, 2018  |  Category:  Dash,Grants,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

As a library community, we continue to struggle to find scalable approaches to offering open, shared, sustainable scholarly infrastructure. This is especially true in the data publishing and research data … 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

Cobweb Update: Establishing a Collaborative Collecting Project

Over the next few weeks, we will be conducting user testing of the Cobweb functional prototype along with a few high-fidelity wireframes to learn from potential users about what they’d … More

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

DMPTool Team Awarded NSF EAGER Grant for Actionable DMPs

September 20, 2017  |  Category:  DMPTool,Grants,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

DMPTool is delighted to announce that the California Digital Library has been awarded a 2-year NSF EAGER grant to support active, machine-actionable data management plans (DMPs). The vision is to convert … 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

DMPTool wins Sautter award

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

The DMPTool, http://dmptool.org/, 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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Prototype interface released for searching archival authority records

December 20, 2010  |  Category:  Grants,Newsletter,Special Collections  |  Author: 

CDL’s Digital Special Collections program is pleased to announce the public release of a draft prototype historical access system for the Social Networks and Archival Context Project (SNAC). SNAC is … More