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DPLA’s Membership Program is an opportunity to work together more effectively to achieve the common goal of bringing the riches of our nation’s cultural heritage organizations to a broad, engaged public. Discover the benefits of becoming a DPLA Member Hub.
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Content and Service Hubs
DPLA would not exist without the collaboration of our Content Hubs and Service Hubs, the organizations that aggregate metadata from their partners—libraries, museums, archives, and cultural heritage institutions from across the country—and contribute it to DPLA. Through the Hub Network, we’re realizing the vision of a national digital library and connecting our shared history with a diverse, engaged public. Join us!
Member NewsBrowse the archives
- 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…