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Press: “A Digital Public Library?”

Posted by DPLA on January 1, 2011 in Press.

“The dream of creating a national digital library, free to all, began to seem much less like a fantasy in early October. In a private meeting convened by Pforzheimer University Professor Robert Darnton—arranged by the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and funded by a private foundation—42 leaders of research libraries, major foundations, and national cultural institutions met in Cambridge to discuss how to work together toward the creation of a Digital Public Library of America.”

From John Harvard’s Journal in Harvard Magazine, “A Digital Public Library?