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News & Blog
February 22, 2012
We recently spoke with Michael Kelley, executive editor of news and features for Library Journal, about current events in the library ebook market.
February 21, 2012
One of our research assistants takes a look at digital opportunities for print disabled and blind readers.
February 17, 2012
Harvard Library Strategic Conversations Sponsors Program on “Building the Digital Public Library of America”
On Friday, March 2, Harvard Library Strategic Conversations will sponsor a free and open program titled “Building the Digital Public Library of America.”
February 12, 2012
Geneva Henry has put out an open call for comments and feedback on a recently published draft report for CLIR-DLF discussing infrastructure considerations for large-scale digital libraries.
February 10, 2012
In an announcement made February 9, Penguin Group has terminated its contract with OverDrive, the largest distributer of digital content to American libraries and Penguin’s partner.
February 1, 2012
The DPLA has brought some of its members’ blogs and Twitter feeds into one place.
February 1, 2012
Over the past week, the technical development team has met with a number of digital library experts.
January 26, 2012
David Ferriero, the Archivist of the United States, addresses the recent YesWeScan petition and poses questions about how the government should proceed.
January 23, 2012
Watch the Beta Sprint Lightning Round presentations from the October 2011 plenary meeting in Washington, DC.
January 20, 2012
Watch presentations from three Beta Sprinters at the DPLA’s October 2011 Plenary Meeting in Washington, DC.