Skip to main content

Tag: citation

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…

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…