News

Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Open Committee Call: Legal, May 7, 2:00 PM Eastern
May 5, 2014

Open Committee Call: Legal, May 7, 2:00 PM Eastern

The Legal Committee held an open call on Wednesday, May 7. The agenda and notes from this call are available in this post.

[April 14, 2014] Board of Directors Call
April 9, 2014

[April 14, 2014] Board of Directors Call

The DPLA Board of Directors will hold a conference call on Monday, April 14 at 2:00 PM Eastern. The call is open to the public.

[March 2014] Board of Directors Calls
March 4, 2014

[March 2014] Board of Directors Calls

The DPLA Board of Directors as well as its Governance Committee will each hold a conference call on Monday, March 10 at 3:00 PM Eastern and Wednesday, March 12 at 2:00 PM Eastern, respectively. The call is open to the public.

[February 14, 2014] Board of Directors Call
February 12, 2014

[February 14, 2014] Board of Directors Call

The DPLA Board of Directors held a conference call on Friday, February 14 at 3:00 PM Eastern. The call was open to the public.

Open Committee Call: Content Strategy, February 5, 2:00 PM Eastern
January 29, 2014

Open Committee Call: Content Strategy, February 5, 2:00 PM Eastern

This is a reminder that our next open committee call will take place on Wednesday, February 5 at 2:00 PM Eastern. The Content Strategy Committee will lead a discussion on the possibilities, priorities, and opportunities of establishing a multimedia Content or Service Hub.

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.

[January 14, 2014] Board of Directors Call
January 10, 2014

[January 14, 2014] Board of Directors Call

The DPLA Board of Directors held a conference call on Tuesday, January 14 at 1:00 PM Eastern. The call was open to the public.

[January 24, 2014] Build with the DPLA API at LibHack 2014 in Philadelphia
January 6, 2014

[January 24, 2014] Build with the DPLA API at LibHack 2014 in Philadelphia

A guest post from Zach Coble, co-organizer of LibHack

Interested in building with the DPLA API? Then come to LibHack! LibHack, taking place on January 24, 2014, is a library hackathon that will work with the DPLA and OCLC APIs.

[DPLAfest Workshop Summary] The Elephant in the Room: Copyright and New Ways Forward
November 14, 2013

[DPLAfest Workshop Summary] The Elephant in the Room: Copyright and New Ways Forward

A guest post from Dave Hansen, DPLA Legal Committee, on the DPLAfest workshop which he and two others co-led at the October 2013 event: "The Elephant in the Room: Copyright and New Ways Forward"

In a workshop led by members of the DPLA Legal Committee, which includes Jason Schultz (NYU Law) and David Hansen (Berkeley Law & UNC Law), and in conjunction with Argyri Panezi (European Univ. Institute) and Meredith Jacob (American Univ., Washington College of Law), a full room of DPLA Fest 2013 workshop participants explored the broad range of copyright issues that affect the online availability of library collections.

DPLAfest 2013: Content
November 8, 2013

DPLAfest 2013: Content

At this year’s DPLAfest opening reception on October 24, the three main elements of the DPLA model were re-iterated to the audience: that it is a portal, a platform, and a principle of open access for the public. These ideas were touched upon independently throughout the October 25 workshop series, as you can see in the conference live notes: it’s use as a portal in relationship to community outreach, or it’s use as a platform in emerging technological advances using our open access API, among other topics. However, these three DPLA missions really merged together in the discussions surrounding content.

Page 8 of 15« First...«678910»...Last »