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Member NewsBrowse the archives
- DPLA receives $850,000 in new funding from the Mellon Foundation to support the advancement of racial equity in American archivesJune 27, 2022
Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is pleased to announce an $850,000 grant from the Mellon Foundation to support its effort to advance racial justice in American archives. This funding…
- June 24, 2022
I am pleased to share that we have reached an agreement with Audible to make their audiobooks available to libraries through Palace Marketplace (formerly DPLA Exchange). The first batch of Audible…
- DPLA to leverage new Knight Foundation support to expand access to knowledge via the Palace MarketplaceJune 21, 2022
Today, we are pleased to share that DPLA has received a new $150,000 grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to further DPLA’s work to advance The…