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Our New Strategy: Collaborating for Equitable Access to Knowledge for All

A single point of access. A gateway to America’s cultural riches. Available to everyone. This was the founding vision of the Digital Public Library of America: an open, distributed national digital library to educate, inform and empower everyone. We are doubling down on that vision with a new strategic plan to guide our work in the coming years.

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  • May 19, 2022

    With over 200 million pieces of metadata from about 1 million items—and these have already received over 100 million page views. As we wrap up the second year of this…

  • May 16, 2022

    Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is pleased to announce the publication of a free ebook, The Covid Archive: A finding aid to government documents related to the Covid19 Pandemic.…

  • April 21, 2022

    Last week, the DPLA community gathered to explore two topics critical to our mission of advancing equitable access to knowledge for all.  On Monday, April 11, at our quarterly Open…

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