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University of Southern California Libraries Join Digital Public Library of America as a Content Hub
August 22, 2013

University of Southern California Libraries Join Digital Public Library of America as a Content Hub

DPLA will extend reach of USC’s unique collections, while USC Libraries increase DPLA’s coverage of Southern California history and culture

The University of Southern California Libraries have become the first library in California to partner with the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) as a content hub.

DPLA Press Roundup: August 2, 2013
August 2, 2013

DPLA Press Roundup: August 2, 2013

Read DPLA press for the week ending August 2, 2013.

The Digital Public Library of America Receives Major Grant from Anonymous Donor
August 1, 2013

The Digital Public Library of America Receives Major Grant from Anonymous Donor

The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is extremely excited to announce that an anonymous donor has stepped forward to provide substantial support towards its efforts.

Suggest a workshop for DPLAfest 2013!
July 13, 2013

Suggest a workshop for DPLAfest 2013!

The open call for workshop suggestions and ideas closed on August 8.

The open call for workshop suggestions and ideas for DPLAfest 2013 closed on August 8. Thanks for sharing your thoughts!

Frances Abbott to join DPLA as ACLS Public Fellow
July 11, 2013

Frances Abbott to join DPLA as ACLS Public Fellow

We are extremely pleased to announce that Frances Abbott will be joining the DPLA as an American Council of Learned Society (ACLS) Fellow in September 2013.

[July 15, 2013] Board of Directors Call
July 10, 2013

[July 15, 2013] Board of Directors Call

The DPLA Board of Directors will hold a conference call on Monday, July 15, 2013. The call is open to the public.

DPLA named a 2013 Best Website for Teaching & Learning by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL)
June 29, 2013

DPLA named a 2013 Best Website for Teaching & Learning by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL)

The DPLA has been chosen as an American Association of School Librarians (AASL) 2013 Best Websites for
Teaching & Learning.

Save the date: DPLAfest 2013, October 24-25, 2013, in Boston, MA
June 26, 2013

Save the date: DPLAfest 2013, October 24-25, 2013, in Boston, MA

Save the date! On October 24-25, 2013 the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) will bring together librarians, archivists, and museum professionals, developers and technologists, publishers and authors, teachers and students, and many others to Boston, MA to celebrate the DPLA’s successful April 2013 launch, its recent milestones, and its future at the first annual DPLAfest.

HathiTrust to partner with DPLA
June 18, 2013

HathiTrust to partner with DPLA

Nearly 3.5 million books to be accessible via DPLA portal and API

The HathiTrust Digital Library will partner with the recently launched Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) to expand discovery and use of HathiTrust’s public domain and other openly available content.

Digital Public Library of America Announces Partnership with David Rumsey Map Collection
April 30, 2013

Digital Public Library of America Announces Partnership with David Rumsey Map Collection

The DPLA is pleased to announce it is partnering with the David Rumsey Map Collection to provide online access to tens of thousands of significant historical maps and imagines.