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The principles for establishing international & interoperable rights statements
May 11, 2015

The principles for establishing international & interoperable rights statements

In this post Paul Keller & Emily Gore, Co-Chairs of the International Rights Statement Working Group, describe the progress made by the group and share the first two white papers published by the group.

Over the past twelve months representatives from Europeana, the DPLA and Creative Commons have been exploring the possibilities for a collaborative approach to rights statements that can be used to communicate the copyright status of cultural objects published via our platforms. This work is close to the heart of both Europeana and the DPLA as we both seek to share clear and accurate information about copyright status with users.

Apply to be a new DPLA Hub!
December 2, 2014

Apply to be a new DPLA Hub!

The Digital Public Library of America seeks applicants to serve as Service Hubs and Content Hubs in our growing national network. The applications and corresponding instructions are now available.

DPLA Announces New Assistant Director for Content
November 20, 2012

DPLA Announces New Assistant Director for Content

The DPLA Secretariat is pleased to announce the appointment of Amy Rudersdorf as the DPLA Assistant Director for Content, beginning January 1, 2013.

DPLA Announces New Director for Content
August 2, 2012

DPLA Announces New Director for Content

The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) Secretariat is pleased to announce the appointment of Emily B. Gore as DPLA Director for Content, beginning September 1, 2012.

[August 5-6, 2012] Content & Scope Workshop
July 24, 2012

[August 5-6, 2012] Content & Scope Workshop

August 5-6, 2012
Museum of Photographic Arts
San Diego, CA

The Content and Scope Workstream will host its second workshop at the Museum of Photographic Art in San Diego, CA on August 5-6, 2012.

Martin Kalfatovic: DPLA Tech Workstream Update
February 2, 2012

Martin Kalfatovic: DPLA Tech Workstream Update

DPLA Technical Workstream co-chair Martin Kalfatovic gave an update on the workstream's progress at the Content & Scope workshop on February 2, 2012.

DPLA Technical Workstream co-chair Martin Kalfatovic guest posts about his presentation at the Content & Scope workshop in Philadelphia, PA on February 2, 2012.

DPLA Listserv Recaps: December 2011
December 19, 2011

DPLA Listserv Recaps: December 2011

Conversations held over workstream listservs now to be compiled in monthly recaps

We know it’s hard to keep track of the many exciting discussions taking place on the workstream listservs, so every month we’ll compile a handy recap.

November 10, 2011

Notes from the October 2011 Workstream Meetings

Notes from the October 2011 DPLA workstream meetings are now available on the DPLA wiki.