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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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  • March 23, 2020

    The DPLA was conceived of nine and a half years ago out of a notion that knowledge would increasingly be produced, shared and consumed digitally, and that it is vital…

  • March 19, 2020

    Like you, we are practicing social distancing and doing our best to flatten the curve, while also juggling all sorts of new challenges that have come along with the spread…

  • March 13, 2020

    The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is pleased to announce that we have published a free, easy-to-read epub version of New York City’s Internet Master Plan. The plan, which…

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