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  • November 14, 2018

    STAFF CHANGES Q: Why did DPLA eliminate six positions? A: We had to think critically about structuring the staff to ensure that we can sustain the organization in the long…

  • November 14, 2018

    For the past several months, the leadership and board of the Digital Public Library of America have been developing and refining a strategy that will enable us to build on…

  • October 2, 2018

    We are thrilled to announce that Katherine Maher, executive director of the Wikimedia Foundation, and independent consultant Laura DeBonis have joined the Digital Public Library of America’s Board of Directors.…

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