CDLINFO News: Newsletter

CDL Opening for Discovery & Delivery Director

January 12, 2018  |  Category:  Discovery & Delivery,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

At the California Digital Library (CDL), we believe passionately that the library, in all its forms, is critically important to the vital work of students, scholars and the public. … More

Merritt 2017 Year in Review

January 12, 2018  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

Merritt has done a lot of development in the past few years, in response to external demands. These developments are largely behind the scenes, and invisible to Merritt users: • Migrated … More

Reports of EZID’s death are greatly exaggerated

January 12, 2018  |  Category:  EZID,Newsletter  |  Author: 

In 1897, Mark Twain is said to have read his own obituary, and then remarked, “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated.” And Mark Twain isn’t the only one … More

SCP Monthly Update, January 2018

January 11, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Cataloging  |  Author: 

Happy New Year 2018! SCP has posted the distribution statistics report for the month of December. This monthly report shows net increase or decrease of titles from CDL licensed … More

A Farewell to Sherri Berger

It is our bittersweet task to announce that Sherri Berger, OAC/Calisphere Strategic Initiatives Manager, will be leaving CDL shortly to take a position as the Digital Programs Officer at the … 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

Michael McKinnon Retires

January 5, 2018  |  Category:  Infrastructure Services,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Michael McKinnon, System Architect in CDL’s Infrastructure and Applications Support group, will be retiring on February 2, 2018. As many of you know, Michael has been the bedrock upon … More

CDL office closure Dec. 22, 2017 PM – Jan. 1, 2018

December 22, 2017  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

This year, UC’s Office of the President (UCOP), including the California Digital Library (CDL), will be officially closed during the Winter and New Year holiday periods from Friday, December 22, 2017 … More

Wendy Parfrey retires in January

December 21, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Staff News  |  Author: 

Wendy Parfrey, CDL’s Shared Content Coordinator and stalwart participant of CDL’s licensing and negotiations team, will be retiring on January 31, 2018. After twenty years with sales and marketing … More

Momentum Press Ebooks move to iG Library platform

December 21, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Licensed Resources,Newsletter  |  Author: 

Momentum Press ebooks are moving from the ProQuest ebrary platform to the iG Library platform, which is the same platform that hosts the Business Expert Press ebooks. A Tier 2 … More

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