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Author: Kathryn Stine

Cobweb Update: Recorded Webinar on Cobweb Functionality Now Available

Are you curious about how Cobweb can support your web archiving work or how you might use the platform to initiate or otherwise participate in collaborative web archiving initiatives? Check out the slides and recorded video from a recently held

Cobweb Update: Announcing the Cobweb Demonstration Platform!

We are excited to share a public release of the Cobweb demonstration platform! Cobweb is an open source platform that helps coordinate the collection development activities that go into building web archives. Anyone can now engage with the platform to

Cobweb Update: Establishing a Collaborative Collecting Project

Over the next few weeks, we will be conducting user testing of the Cobweb functional prototype along with a few high-fidelity wireframes to learn from potential users about what they’d consider most useful in a collaborative collection development platform. One

Cobweb Update: How Cobweb Facilitates Participatory Web Archiving

Given its breadth and depth, archiving the web can seem an overwhelming endeavor. Digital curators typically approach web archiving by first determining what to collect based on the collecting scope established by their organization. Once they’ve identified the general theme

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 been industriously working up an initial prototype of the system.

Barbara Cormack Joins D2D

Barbara Cormack joins the Discovery & Delivery (D2D) group this Thursday, June 1st as a metadata analyst.  Barbara will be working on Zephir, the HathiTrust metadata management system, as well as on other metadata-intensive projects.  Barbara brings deep experience and

Metadata Analyst Opening for the Discovery & Delivery Team

The California Digital Library seeks a Metadata Analyst to work collaboratively and creatively with the CDL’s Discovery and Delivery (D2D) team of developers, product managers and analysts who develop and support a wide variety of library services including a union