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EZID wins 2012 DataCite Gold Award

At DataCite‘s General Assembly meeting this year in Cologne, EZID ( was honored with the 2012 Gold Award for assigning more than 250,000 DOIs (digital object identifiers) in one year. This reflects EZID’s growth in 2012, as well as the […]

UC Librarians in Print

Five UC librarians have coauthored an article in the Journal of eScience Librarianship, “A Collaborative Framework for Data Management Services: The Experience of the University of California”. The abstract describes the article’s content as follows: The National Science Foundation and […]

Invitation to Data Curation Workshop — North and South

By Patricia Cruse, Director, UC3 Researchers now must manage and share their data as part of research grants, and are looking for assistance in meeting these requirements for data curation. Libraries, data centers, offices of research and other organizations within […]

California Digital Library and partners launch DataUp

The University of California’s Digital Library (CDL) and its partners today (Oct. 2) launched DataUp, a free data management tool. Researchers struggling to meet new data management requirements from funders, journals and their own institutions now can use the DataUp […]

EZID goes abroad: Announcing EZID UK

The EZID ( Team is excited to announce a new partnership with EDINA, a UK national academic data center based at the University of Edinburgh, and JISC, the UK’s “expert on information and digital technologies for education and research”. Our […]

EZID Summer 2012 Webinar on August 15

Do you manage or help others manage any kinds of digital objects, such as texts, data sets, terms, or images? Do you need an easy solution to citing and providing access to this kind of work? EZID makes it simple […]

EZID wins honorable mention in Sautter Award Program

EZID (, a tool for creating and maintaining long-term identifiers, has been selected for honorable mention in the Larry L. Sautter Award Program. A key tool for researchers handling data, EZID has been adopted by 8 of the 10 UC […]

DMPTool Service Update: April – May 2012

DMPTool Service Description The Data Management Plan Tool (DMPTool) provides an easy to use interface that: • Helps users create ready-to-use data management plans for specific funding agencies • Meets funder requirements for data management plans • Provides step-by-step instructions […]

EZID: now even easier to manage identifiers

EZID (, the easy long-term identifier service, just got a new look. EZID lets you create and maintain ARKs and DataCite Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs), and now it’s even easier to use: One stop for EZID and all EZID information, […]

Visit the Data Pub at CDL

By Patricia Cruse, Director, UC Curation Center Data management plans, data publication, and calls for open data are raising  the visibility of digital data as a medium to be addressed by a wide community of researchers, libraries, museums and data centers.  […]