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DPLA Press Roundup: September 27, 2013
September 27, 2013

DPLA Press Roundup: September 27, 2013

Read press from the week ending September 24, 2013.

Announcing Monthly Open Committee Calls
September 19, 2013

Announcing Monthly Open Committee Calls

In the hopes of capitalizing on the amazing wealth of knowledge and energy in our community, we’re excited to kickstart a monthly series of open conference calls separate from the Board calls focused on topics related to our four operational committees.

DPLA Press Roundup: September 13, 2013
September 13, 2013

DPLA Press Roundup: September 13, 2013

DPLA press for the week ending September 13, 2013.

Board announces formation of Board committees
September 12, 2013

Board announces formation of Board committees

During its September 2013 open call, the DPLA Board of Directors announced the formation of a couple of Board committees responsible for carrying out formal governance functions.

DPLA Press Roundup: September 6, 2013
September 6, 2013

DPLA Press Roundup: September 6, 2013

Read DPLA press for the week ending September 3, 2013.

[September 11, 2013] Board of Directors Call
September 6, 2013

[September 11, 2013] Board of Directors Call

The DPLA Board of Directors held a conference call on Wednesday, September 11, 2013. The call was open to the public.

[Press] Lost in the Stacks, Episode #173
September 3, 2013

[Press] Lost in the Stacks, Episode #173

Sheila McAlister, Associate Director of the Digital Library of Georgia, a DPLA Service Hub, was interviewed for episode #173 of Lost in the Stacks, a radio program on WREK Atlanta, Georgia Tech’s student radio station, which is devoted to “music, interviews, and library every Friday for lunch.

1.7 million titles from HathiTrust now live on DPLA homepage
September 3, 2013

1.7 million titles from HathiTrust now live on DPLA homepage

We’re excited to share that 1.7 million metadata records associated with almost 3.5 million of HathiTrust’s freely available books, journals, government documents, and more are now accessible on dp.la and through the DPLA application programming interface (API).

The DPLA in your classroom: Helping to reach the Common Core State Standards
August 29, 2013

The DPLA in your classroom: Helping to reach the Common Core State Standards

We want educators to make use of the incredible primary and secondary resources available through the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA). Here’s a quick guide to some topics and themes represented in the DPLA’s vast collections of openly available materials.

Internship Opportunity: DPLA Research Assistant
August 29, 2013

Internship Opportunity: DPLA Research Assistant

The application period for the part-time research assistant position ended on Friday, September 13.

The application period for the part-time research assistant position ended on Friday, September 13.