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News & Blog
August 22, 2013
The University of Southern California Libraries have become the first library in California to partner with the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) as a content hub.
August 19, 2013
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.”
August 2, 2013
After five days and nights of intense collaboration, the One Week | One Tool digital humanities team has
August 1, 2013
The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is extremely excited to announce that an anonymous donor has stepped forward to provide substantial support towards its efforts.
July 13, 2013
The open call for workshop suggestions and ideas for DPLAfest 2013 closed on August 8. Thanks for sharing your thoughts!
July 11, 2013
We are extremely pleased to announce that Frances Abbott will be joining the DPLA as an American Council of Learned Society (ACLS) Fellow in September 2013.
July 10, 2013
The DPLA Board of Directors will hold a conference call on Monday, July 15, 2013. The call is open to the public.
July 10, 2013
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.
July 1, 2013
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.
June 29, 2013
DPLA named a 2013 Best Website for Teaching & Learning by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL)
The DPLA has been chosen as an American Association of School Librarians (AASL) 2013 Best Websites for
Teaching & Learning.