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December 2, 2011

John Palfrey Presents at the Los Angeles Public Library Conference

John Palfrey’s keynote presentation at the Los Angeles Public Library’s conference on building a national digital public library.

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Talya Feldman
November 29, 2011

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Talya Feldman

Talya Feldman discusses the DPLA and issues of access with research assistants Kenny and Ben.

John Palfrey: A Future for Libraries
November 29, 2011

John Palfrey: A Future for Libraries

John Palfrey, Chair of the DPLA Steering Committee, recently spoke about “A Future for Libraries” as part of the October 2011 MobilityShifts summit at The New School in New York City.

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Eric Riley
November 21, 2011

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Eric Riley

Eric Riley is a librarian at the Washington, D.C. Public Library who spoke with us during a mid-morning break at the October 2011 Plenary conference.

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Elena Kemelman
November 17, 2011

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Elena Kemelman

Elena Kemelman, a recent MLIS graduate, spoke briefly about her personal vision for the DPLA’s future at the October 21, 2011 Plenary Meeting.

The Great SOPA Debate
November 16, 2011

The Great SOPA Debate

The Stop Online Piracy Act may have lasting implications for intellectual property in the US.

The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), a modified version of the Senate’s Protect IP Act (PIPA), reflects a real and growing tension between libraries and rightsholders.

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: David Norton
November 16, 2011

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: David Norton

David Norton gives his perspective on the e-publishing world, public education in a digital environment, and the DPLA’s potential for remarkable change at the October 2011 Plenary.

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Jesse Shapins
November 16, 2011

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Jesse Shapins

Jesse Shapins, co-founder and associate director of the metaLab (at) Harvard University, talked briefly about his personal vision for the DPLA during the October 2011 Plenary.

Brief Interviews from the Plenary: Barbara Namugayi and Martina Darragh
November 11, 2011

Brief Interviews from the Plenary: Barbara Namugayi and Martina Darragh

Barbara Namugayi and Martina Darragh spoke with us at the October 2011 Plenary Meeting about the ways the DPLA may complement the open access movement and IT community.

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Todd Carpenter
November 9, 2011

Brief Interviews from the DPLA Plenary: Todd Carpenter

Todd Carpenter, Managing Director of the National Information Standards Organization, provides his impression of the October 2011 Plenary Meeting.

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