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Author: Joan Starr

EZID Service Update: October 2017

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities EZID is changing its DOI service, and implementation is underway. More information is available here: https://ezid.cdlib.org/learn/doi_services_faq. If you have questions about your specific situation, please contact us. EZID Partners and Clients Our…

EZID Service Update: September 2017

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities As announced in early August, EZID is changing its DOI service. If you did not read the announcement, you can find it here: http://cdlib.org/2017/08/04/ezid-doi-service-is-evolving/. Implementation began in September with these steps: We asked…

EZID Service Update: August 2017

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities EZID announced a major shift in its DOI service, scaling back its scope of business to encompass solely the University of California (UC). Non-UC clients will be gradually transitioned to an alternate DOI service…

EZID DOI Service is Evolving

By Joan Starr, EZID Service Manager, California Digital Library;  Michael Witt, Associate Professor of Library Science, Purdue University Libraries; and, Patricia Cruse, Executive Director, DataCite The California Digital Library (CDL) and Purdue University are adopting a new strategic direction for…

EZID Service Update: May 2017

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities John Kunze, EZID System Architect, and Greg Janée, EZID Technical Lead, both attended the third annual CSV conference in Portland, May 2-3. “CSV” is short for “comma separated values,” and it is a common…

EZID Service Update: April 2017

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Joan Starr, EZID’s Service Manager, attended DataCite’s annual Strategy Meeting and General Assembly where she gave a presentation on the Force11 Software Citation Principles. Software and data differ from one another in several…

EZID Service Update: March 2017

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Joan Starr, EZID’s Service Manager, participated in the first California Data Librarians Meeting, hosted by UC Santa Barbara. The format was “unconference” style, and Starr proposed a topic that was chosen:…

EZID Service Update: February 2017

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Joan Starr, EZID’s Service Manager, offered a webinar this month to a group of US federal senior scientific and technical information (STI) managers called CENDI. The slides from the talk, “Identifiers and Citation,”…

EZID Service Update: January 2017

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities John Kunze, EZID System Architect, and Greg Janée, EZID Technical Lead, along with a number of collaborators, published a preprint entitled “Uniform Resolution of Compact Identifiers for Biomedical Data” in bioRxiv, the preprint server…

EZID Service Update: November 2016

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities On Nov. 10, John Kunze (EZID’s Lead Architect) presented at Pidapalooza, the first international conference dedicated to persistent identifiers. The full schedule and some conference materials are available on the conference website. Conference…