The Digital Public Library of America Steering Committee is leading the first concrete steps toward the realization of a large-scale digital public library that will make the cultural and scientific record available to all.
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Last Thursday marked the close of the Digital Public Library of America Beta Sprint, an open call for code and concepts defining how the DPLA should operate. By the 11:59pm deadline, we had received nearly 40 final submissions ranging widely … Continue reading
With one week left to go in the Beta Sprint, two DPLA interns release a video about several Boston-area Beta Sprinters. “We’re interns at the Berkman Center working on the Digital Public Library of America initiative. We’re really fascinated by … Continue reading
The DPLA Steering Committee announces the Beta Sprint Review Panel. “The Beta Sprint process is core to the principles of the DPLA,” said John Palfrey, chair of the DPLA Steering Committee. “This library cannot be built without intensive collaboration and … Continue reading