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News & Blog
April 25, 2012
The Harvard Library has made 12 million library records available for programmatic access via the DPLA API.
April 12, 2012
In this video, John Palfrey gives a short update on the work currently underway within the DPLA effort and efforts yet to come.
April 9, 2012
A look at the Pew Internet & American Life Project’s report on “The rise of e-reading.”
April 6, 2012
A Hackathon held both in Cambridge, MA and virtually encourages developers to explore the functionality of the prototype DPLA platform.
March 26, 2012
The DPLA and Europeana team up for a joint virtual exhibition on the migration of Europeans to and from the United States.
March 24, 2012
This week’s DigLibDig covers Europeana-Pinterest collaboration, streamlining of the Elending process, a British Library’s digitization project, and the ‘life and miracles’ of Rumi.
March 23, 2012
DPLA research assistant Alessandra Morgan weighs in on the lessons DIY libraries hold for the DPLA.
March 19, 2012
A new paper from the Berkeley Digital Copyright Project examines prominent approaches to the orphan works problem.
March 13, 2012
The Audience and Participation email list has been bustling with talk of constructing a summer reading app for the DPLA platform. Nate Hill proposed the idea in February 2012 and has been its chief advocate.
March 2, 2012
Nate Hill spoke with us last week via email about work done by the Audience & Participation workstream in advance of DPLA West, libraries as creative spaces, and his personal vision for the DPLA.