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10 awesome videos from DPLA’s collections
March 14, 2014

10 awesome videos from DPLA’s collections

While most DPLA users are familiar with the millions of images and texts in our collections, most may not be aware that we also have a growing assortment of some 15,000+ video records. These videos cover a tremendous range of subjects, from WWII-era public service documentaries to contemporary interviews with well-known musicians.

DPLA at ALA Midwinter 2014, January 23-29 in Philadelphia
January 21, 2014

DPLA at ALA Midwinter 2014, January 23-29 in Philadelphia

The American Library Association’s (ALA) annual Midwinter conference is right around the corner, so we here at the DPLA have pulled together a nifty little schedule of talks, panels, and presentations that feature members our staff, Board, and Committees.

DPLA Press Roundup: August 23, 2013
August 23, 2013

DPLA Press Roundup: August 23, 2013

Read DPLA press for the week ending August 23, 2013.

DPLA sets up shop at Boston Public Library
August 23, 2013

DPLA sets up shop at Boston Public Library

The DPLA has officially set up shop in the Boston Public Library, in the heart of Copley Square in downtown Boston!

DPLA Featured on NPR’s All Things Considered
August 19, 2013

DPLA Featured on NPR’s All Things Considered

The DPLA was featured recently on NPR’s All Things Considered as part of a series on public libraries in the US, “Keys To The Whole World: American Public Libraries.”

DPLA Welcomes Serendip-o-matic to the App Library
August 2, 2013

DPLA Welcomes Serendip-o-matic to the App Library

From the One Week | One Tool Team's August 2, 2013 press release

After five days and nights of intense collaboration, the One Week | One Tool digital humanities team has

DPLA Press Roundup: July 12, 2013
July 12, 2013

DPLA Press Roundup: July 12, 2013

Read DPLA press for the week ending July 12, 2013.

American History at Your Fingertips
July 10, 2013

American History at Your Fingertips

The University of Minnesota Library, which houses the Minnesota Digital Library, one of the DPLA’s six service hubs, recently released a fabulous video detailing their involvement in the DPLA.

DPLA Meet and Greet @ ALA 2013 (Photos)
July 1, 2013

DPLA Meet and Greet @ ALA 2013 (Photos)

On Sunday, June 30, DPLA Executive Director Dan Cohen, Director for Content Emily Gore, Assistant Director for Content Amy Rudersdorf, and Project Coordinator Kenny Whitebloom met with a number of folks from participating DPLA institutions, as well as members of the public interested in the DPLA’s work.

DPLA at ALA Annual 2013
June 27, 2013

DPLA at ALA Annual 2013

For those of you attending the American Library Association Annual Conference in Chicago, IL later this week, we’ve devised a handy DPLA @ ALA scheduler so you can catch all of the latest from the DPLA and DPLA staff members.

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