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Author: Joan Starr

EZID Service Update: October 2016

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities EZID’s big news this month was the introduction of link checking. EZID will be checking target URL links for DOIs and ARKs on a monthly basis, though for accounts with hundreds of thousands or…

EZID Introduces Link Checking

The EZID team is happy to announce the introduction of link checking. EZID now checks the location URLs (links) of all identifiers to see if any are broken. Here are the details: EZID runs a harvester that continuously checks links.…

EZID Service Update: September 2016

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities John Kunze, EZID’s Lead Architect, presented a paper at SciDataCon, part of International Data Week in Denver, CO (September 11-17). John’s paper, “A Vocabulary for Persistence,”  (http://www.scidatacon.org/2016/sessions/103/paper/109/) was part of the Semantic Enrichment,…

EZID Service Update: August 2016

    Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities We shared EZID’s development roadmap for the next 18 to 24 months: https://confluence.ucop.edu/display/DataCite/2016-2018+EZID+Roadmap. The roadmap includes a combination of back-end and front-end work, so whether you interact with EZID via the application…

EZID Service Update: July 2016

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities With the help of CDL’s User Experience team we conducted acceptance testing of the new user interface. Volunteers from seven UC campuses participated, provided feedback, suggestions and information about their EZID usage. We are…

EZID Service Update: June 2016

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities The EZID user interface redesign launched in mid-June. The redesign features include: Usage statistics Identifier search New identifier management tools, including metadata and statistics download A new, mobile friendly design EZID Service Manager Joan…

Release of new EZID user interface

CDL is pleased to announce the all-new EZID user interface, which improves the site’s look and feel, provides a better platform for outreach, and makes it even easier for researchers and librarians to create and manage persistent identifiers.  …

EZID Service Update: May 2016

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Many EZID clients were interested in a DataCite-sponsored webinar on Zotero for Data Repositories. Sebastian Karcher (Associate Director of Associate Director the Qualitative Data Repository at Syracuse University) was the presenter, and he shared…

EZID Service Update: April 2016

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Last month we announced a DataCite webinar to be held on April 12th covering the new DataCite to Dublin Core application profile (DC2AP) and the DataCite in RDF mapping. Here is a link to…

EZID Service Update: March 2016

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Last month, we announced two draft DataCite specifications available for comment: the DataCite to Dublin Core application profile (DC2AP) and the DataCite in RDF. On Tuesday April 12, members of the team working on these…