Press: “Robert Darnton Promises Digital Public Library by 2013”
Posted by DPLA in April 3, 2012.
“Scholar and Harvard University librarian Robert Darnton vowed that the Digital Public Library of America, a nonprofit, nationwide effort to digitize and offer access to millions of free, digitized books and special collections would launch by April of 2013. ‘I make this promise to you,’ Darnton said at the close of his talk, entitled ‘Digitize, Democratize: Libraries and the Future of Books’: ‘We will get this done.’
From Andrew Albanese’s post on Publishers Weekly, Robert Darnton Promises Digital Public Library by 2013