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Update on DPLA-Europeana Virtual Exhibition
June 20, 2012

Update on DPLA-Europeana Virtual Exhibition

Work on the joint DPLA-Europeana virtual exhibition continues apace, with a launch anticipated in December 2012.

ReadersFirst Initiative Joins Movement to Improve E-book Access
June 15, 2012

ReadersFirst Initiative Joins Movement to Improve E-book Access

A joint statement issued by library systems across the United States and Canada advocates for improved e-book access for library patrons.

DPLA West: Video Interviews
June 11, 2012

DPLA West: Video Interviews

DPLAmats Allie Morgan and Kenny Whitebloom interviewed participants at the April 2012 DPLA West plenary meeting to capture their thoughts and reactions from the day.

DPLA West: Interview with Scholarship Recipients
June 11, 2012

DPLA West: Interview with Scholarship Recipients

DPLA research assistants interview a number of DPLA West scholarship recipients to capture their thoughts on the DPLA and other library related topics.

June 2012 DPLA Update From John Palfrey
June 7, 2012

June 2012 DPLA Update From John Palfrey

Steering Committee Chair John Palfrey checks in with a video update about the April 2012 DPLA West plenary meeting and future plans for the DPLA.

PLA receives IMLS grant to plan for a national digital summer reading program
June 5, 2012

PLA receives IMLS grant to plan for a national digital summer reading program

The Public Library Association has been awarded $50,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to support the research and design of a national digital summer reading program app.

Take a walk with me
May 4, 2012

Take a walk with me

A guest post from Brad McKenna, Simmons Graduate School of Library and Information Science student.

One library science student gives his take on DPLA West.

Graphic notes from DPLA West
May 3, 2012

Graphic notes from DPLA West

The day's discussions, visualized

We invited two artists from ImageThink to join us at DPLA West last week to create a visual record of the day’s discussions.

DPLA West Comes to a Close
April 27, 2012

DPLA West Comes to a Close

Thanks to all who made this week's events a success!

Over 300 government leaders, librarians, technologists, students, and others gathered at the Internet Archive in San Francisco, CA today to innovate, collaborate, and connect across the DPLA effort.

DPLA West: Liveblog
April 27, 2012

DPLA West: Liveblog

Bringing you live updates from DPLA West

The DPLAmats, our able team of research assistants, are liveblogging from DPLA West at the Internet Archive today.

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