CDLINFO News: Technology

Meet Virtual Martin

February 13, 2012  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing,Staff News,Technology  |  Author: 

We here at the California Digital Library (CDL) are very serious when it comes to all things digital. Some of our colleagues work virtually so we’ve explored … More

Web Archiving Service Tech News – Code4Lib

February 6, 2012  |  Category:  Technology,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Web Archiving Service developers Erik Hetzner and Scott Fisher will present at this year’s Code4Lib conference on the tools they used to re-index over 600 million files in the web … More

CDL Security guidelines adopted and posted

October 27, 2011  |  Category:  Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

By John Ober, Manager, Infrastructure and Applications Support The CDL has adopted and published a set of Information Technology Key Security Guidelines & Baseline Supporting Practices, along with a companion … More

Reading 5 Million Books at Once: Google N-Grams at TEDxBoston

September 22, 2011  |  Category:  Mass Digitization,Technology  |  Author: 

Google has digitized millions of books from libraries across the world, including the UC Libraries. While our digitized books are great for traditional reading and research, the corpus also offers … More

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California Digital Library Announces Release of XTF Version 3.0

April 6, 2011  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing,Technology  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL) is pleased to announce the release of version 3.0 of XTF (http://xtf.cdlib.org/), an open source, highly flexible software application that supports the search, browse and … More

eXtensible Text Framework (XTF) Website Launched

September 29, 2010  |  Category:  eScholarship,Newsletter,Publishing,Technology  |  Author: 

By Elise Proulx, Publishing Group Marketing & Outreach Coordinator The Publishing Group of the California Digital Library (CDL) announces the launch of the eXtensible Text Framework (XTF) website (http://xtf.cdlib.org/), supporting … More

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California Digital Library Announces Self-Guided Tutorial for the eXtensible Text Framework (XTF)

March 17, 2009  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing,Technology  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL) is pleased to announce the availability of an extensive self-guided tutorial for its eXtensible Text Framework (XTF) application.

Digital Library Federation (DLF) releases Technical Recommendation from ILS Discovery Interface Task Group

August 25, 2008  |  Category:  Newsletter,Technology  |  Author: 

The Digital Library Federation is pleased to announce the release of the technical recommendation of its ILS Discovery Interface (ILS-DI) Task Group. This document recommends standard interfaces for integrating the data and services of the Integrated Library System (ILS) with new applications supporting user discovery.

Bagit: Transferring Digital Content

July 2, 2008  |  Category:  Newsletter,Technology,UC Curation Center (UC3)  |  Author: 

The CDL Digital Preservation Group, under the leadership of John Kunze, has co-developed with the Library of Congress a format for transferring digital content.

California Digital Library Announces New Release of the eXtensible Text Framework (XTF)

May 15, 2008  |  Category:  Newsletter,Publishing,Technology  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library (CDL) is pleased to announce a new release of its search and display technology, the eXtensible Text Framework (XTF) Version 2.1. XTF is an open source, highly flexible software application that supports the search, browse and display of heterogeneous digital content.