Source: Release of new EZID user interface

CDL is pleased to announce the all-new EZID user interface, which improves the site’s look and feel, provides a better platform for outreach, and makes it even easier for researchers and librarians to create and manage persistent identifiers.

EZID home pageWhat’s new?

In addition to a new logo and color scheme, highlighting EZID’s demo and other design improvements, we’ve added a host of helpful new features:

MoreScreensExplore the new site and look for these new features and improvements:

Usage statistics, total and by month
Search, both simple (full-text) and advanced (faceted)
Download of both your metadata and usage stats
Identification of your metadata issues (if any)
User-centered redesign of create and manage functions
Responsive design (meaning users can access the site on tablets and mobile devices)
Tooltips and quick-reference guides, so that suggestions and explanations appear where you most need them
Updated outreach materials you can customize

We hope these and other enhancements will help you accomplish your work more easily. Please try it out and spread the word.


A webinar introducing the new EZID site will be held on June 22 at 1:00 PM Pacific (UTC -7). Click here to register. If you can’t make it, don’t worry—we’ll record the webinar and post it on EZID’s new media page.