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Author: Rosalie Lack

Exploration of Training for UC Librarians in Research Data Curation

As research data curation becomes an integral part of library services, for some librarians it is a core job duty and thus requires specialized, expert-level knowledge. Others may only need to become familiar with a broad overview of the issues.

End of Term Web Archive project update

As we near the end of a presidential term, the End of Term (EOT) Web Archive 2016 project team is planning for the 2016-2017 crawling activities. For the upcoming transition from one president to another, we will capture federal government

WAS to Archive-It Migration Update

The Web Archiving Service (WAS) migration to Internet Archive’s Archive-It Service reached two major milestones last week when the WAS crawlers crawled their last crawl and the last of the UC institutions moved their collections to Archive-It. (See previous CDLINFO

CDL welcomes Angela Di Iorio

CDL is thrilled to welcome Angela Di Iorio from La Sapienza Digital Library in Rome. She will be joining us for two months as a visiting scholar. Angela is a technologist who has been working on digital library management and

UC3 Dash Service Update: March 2015

    Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities New Project Manager. We’ve hired a project manager for the Dash2 project funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Nancy Hoebelheinrich has extensive experience with digital libraries, particularly metadata standards. Most recently, she

WAS Service Update: March 2015

  Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities WAS to Archive-it Transition. Work continues on the migration of UC WAS accounts to Archive-it: UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC Riverside, UC Office of the President Communications, NASA Wavelength, UC Berkeley, UC Santa Barbara,

WAS Service Update: February 2015

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities WAS to Archive-it Transition. We have been working with Archive-it staff to successfully test and document the migration process. WAS tech staff have created custom exports of seed lists and metadata for import into Archive-it.

UC3 Dash Service Update: Jan-Feb 2015

  The UC3 Dash (https://dash.ucop.edu) service provides an easy-to-use solution for the effective curation of and access to research data. Dash is a centralized UC3-hosted service, with UC campus and DataONE branded instances. Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities UCI Dash

WAS Service Update: December 2014

    Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Archive-it Partnership. The CDL and the UC Libraries are partnering with Internet Archive’s Archive-It Service. In the coming year, CDL’s Web Archiving Service (WAS) collections and all core infrastructure activities, i.e., crawling, indexing,

UC3 Dash Service Update: December 2014

  The UC3 Dash (https://dash.ucop.edu) service provides an easy-to-use solution for the effective curation of and access to research data. Dash is a centralized UC3-hosted service, with UC campus and DataONE branded instances. Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities We added