2019 Annual DPLA Network Members Meeting

The second annual DPLA Members Meeting will take place on April 16, 2019 at Chicago Public Library’s Harold Washington Library Center prior to DPLAfest on April 17-18.


The Members Meeting will take place between 9:00am and 4:30pm, followed by a reception at the Cliff Dwellers Club, which is an 8-minute walk from the library. View the meeting agenda.


Each Member Hub is invited to bring up to four (4) representatives to the Members Meeting. Two (2) attendees from each hub attend for free as part of membership. Up to two (2) additional attendees are welcome to attend, with an additional cost of $25 per person. All Member tickets include discounted admission to DPLAfest and both ticket types are available via EventBrite. Learn more and buy tickets on the registration page.

Travel and Logistics

Please see the DPLAfest Travel page for details on getting to and around Chicago, hotel accommodations.

When arriving for the Members Meeting, attendees must use the library entrance at 401 S. Plymouth Court prior to the Library’s opening hours at 9:00am.

Lunch will be provided, but coffee and other beverage allowances in Chicago Public Library’s meeting rooms are very restricted. We strongly recommend caffeinating before you arrive. Dollop Coffee Co. will provide a 10% discount on all drinks with your badge.


Find more information about DPLAfest on the event website at dplafest2019.dp.la or email us at info@dp.la.

We would like to recognize and thank the Members Meeting Planning Committee.

Deirdre Brennan, Illinois Digital Heritage Hub
Tara Carlisle, OKHub
Jolie Graybill, Minnesota Digital Library
Ann Hanlon, Recollection Wisconsin
Jen Johnson, Ohio Digital Network
Sheila McAlister, Digital Library of Georgia
Adrian Turner, California Digital Library