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Community-Owned Data Publishing Infrastructure

As a library community, we continue to struggle to find scalable approaches to offering open, shared, sustainable scholarly infrastructure. This is especially true in the data publishing and research data management space where institution-focused approaches to capturing and curating data

Merritt and Dash Certified by CoreTrustSeal as Trustworthy Repositories

University of California Curation Center (UC3) is happy to announce that its Merritt repository and companion Dash data publishing platform have received CoreTrustSeal certification. This certification helps to instill transparency and accountability to our stakeholder communities, as it provides public evidence of our adherence to community-accepted

Letter to the Community: CDL and Dryad Partnership

CDL has invested considerable effort researching and building exemplars in research data management and data publishing. Like most institutions, we have had varying levels of success, especially when it comes to adoption and reach. While we have tried to convince

Birds, Bees, and EZIDs: Where Do CDL’s Persistent Identifiers Come from?

Leading up to UC-DLFx, CDL staff had been asked  to explain how our services work with EZID and how the identifiers used in each system are related. At the conference we gave a brief presentation illustrating how Merritt, eScholarship, and Dash

Dash Service Update: March, 2018

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities The Dash team has been busy parsing out the Code of Practice for Research Data to implement standardized and comparable data usage metrics (views, downloads) of datasets. A “how-to” guide for repositories and blog post

Dash Receives Sautter Award for Innovation in Information Tech

For the second year in a row, a California Digital Library service has captured a Larry L. Sautter Award for Innovation in Information Technology. This year the silver Sautter award went to the Dash team for its user-friendly platform for managing, archiving and

Disambiguating Dash and Merritt

What’s Dash? What’s Merritt? What’s the difference? After numerous questions about where things should go and what the differences are between our UC3 services, we got the hint that we are not communicating clearly. Clearing things up A group of

Dash Service Update: April 2017

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities The Dash team has released the following new features: timed-release of data (private for peer review), a private reviewer URL for data download, corresponding author email capture and display, enhancements to the search and browse features,

Dash Service Update: March 2017

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Bug Fixes and Enhancements: The Dash team is currently finishing up our timed-release of datasets feature. In March, we created a Publication Date chooser, a reviewer URL for private datasets, and a feature for 10

Dash Service Update: February 2017

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities Daniella Lowenberg began as Dash’s Service Manager. You can read more about Daniella here or contact her directly. Bug Fixes and Enhancements: The Dash team is currently working on embargo and large upload features which will