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New Enhancements to the AGUA On Demand Collection Comparison Report

WEST is pleased to announce enhancements to the On Demand Collection Comparison (ODCC) tool available in AGUA, WEST’s collection comparison and decision support tool. This project focused updates on the ArchivedComparison report, which provides detailed information about retained copies of […]

CDL Welcomes Maureen Purcell

Please join us in welcoming Maureen Purcell to CDL as our new UX content specialist. After graduating from UCLA with a B.A. in Anthropology, Maureen worked at UCLA for over seven years. She most recently supported the online web presence […]

Merritt Digital Preservation Repository – January 2023

Merritt is a digital preservation repository from the University of California Curation Center (UC3) that enables the UC community to manage, archive, and share its valuable digital content. Welcome to the Merritt service update for January 2023 New Content and […]

Welcome to Steve Diggs

It is my pleasure to announce that Steve Diggs joins California Digital Library (CDL) as the University of California Curation Center (UC3)’s new Senior Product Manager for our data publishing portfolio.  Steve is coming to us from the Scripps Institute […]

Wishing farewell to Catherine Nancarrow

It is with a sad heart that we say goodbye to Catherine Nancarrow. Catherine has decided to step down to spend more time with her family and to return to her work as a consultant in ethical and editorial best practices […]

SCP Update – January 2023

Highlights on Titles Cataloged for CDL-Managed Electronic Collections in December 2022 ACM Digital Library Complete: 34 AIP Books Collection 2: 5 Airiti Books (華藝中文電子書) (Local-L DDA): 305 Cambridge eBooks without Partner Presses: 2022 All Books: 163 (GOBI) CNPe-Reading (易阅通) (Local-L […]

WEST Cycles 12 & 13 Archiving Commitments Are Complete!

The WEST project team is pleased to announce that all archiving commitments for Cycles 12 & 13 have been submitted! This analysis included several important and impactful updates to WEST’s collections model and archiving priorities: Expanded participation to all members, […]

Shared Print Events – January/February 2023

NISO Webinar: Collaborative Collections Lifecycle Project (CCLP) – recording Networks of libraries have a long tradition of working together to expand their resources and provide more comprehensive coverage across all subjects through sharing of resources. As one of these strategies, […]

Investigating a Better UC Ebook Reading Experience

If you are a library patron, reading an ebook on your phone or tablet is hard. That’s because, depending on the publisher, different ebooks require different reading apps. To get around this problem, the New York Public Library developed an […]

CDL job posting: Technical Team Manager

The California Digital Library (University of California) is currently recruiting for a Technical Team Manager for its Publishing, Archives, and Digitization program.  This position is a great opportunity for someone looking for a job focused on building/managing technology solutions at […]