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Member NewsBrowse the archives
- October 3, 2023
Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the University of Chicago Library to expand The Banned Book Club. We launched The Banned…
- September 14, 2023
DPLA’s mission is to maximize access to knowledge, and one of the ways we do that is by working to make the best possible ebook and audiobook licensing options available…
- Culture Heritage and Structured Data: How DPLA became the biggest institution to contribute to Structured Data on CommonsSeptember 12, 2023
Last week, I partnered with Giovanna Fontenelle, Program Officer, Culture and Heritage, at Wikipedia for this article, posted originally on the Wikimedia News site Diff, about our Wikimedia work. Over…