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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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- DPLA hosts conversation about Burning the Books: A History of the Deliberate Destruction of KnowledgeJune 6, 2023
Yesterday, we were pleased to host author Richard Ovenden, director of the Bodleian Libraries, for a timely conversation with former DPLA board member, author, and Plympton co-founder Jennifer 8. Lee…
- March 15, 2023
Late last month, we had the pleasure of working with Knight Foundation to bring together 50 library leaders from across the country. Our conversations focused on how libraries are meeting…
- February 15, 2023
A single point of access to the riches of America’s cultural heritage stewarded by libraries, archives, and museums across the nation. Ten years ago, that was the audacious founding vision…