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Member NewsBrowse the archives
- Library and ed leaders gather to discuss the future of digital access at DPLA Open Board + Community MeetingJanuary 19, 2022
DPLA board member Felton Thomas, President and CEO of Cleveland Public Library, reflects on our latest Open Board and Community Meeting.
- January 13, 2022
serve content from any vendor to their patrons. The Palace Project is now seeking five public and five state libraries to take part in a two-year pilot program funded by…
- January 5, 2022
We invite you to attend our first Open Board + Community meeting of 2022 this coming Monday, January 10, at 2 pm ET. In addition to an update from DPLA,…