Thursday, April 17, 2014

Happy first birthday Digital Public Library of America!

 About The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA):
The Digital Public Library of America (http://www.dp.la/) strives to contain the full breadth of human expression, from the written word, to works of art and culture, to records of America’s heritage, to the efforts and data of science. Since launching in April 2013, it has aggregated over 7 million items from over 1,300 institutions. The DPLA is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit.

BOSTON — This week marks the one-year anniversary of the launch of the Digital Public Library of America (http://dp.la), a groundbreaking all-digital library that brings together millions of items from America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. In celebration, DPLA is proud to announce the addition of six major new partners and other significant milestones that attest to the tremendous momentum the project has as it enters its second year.
http://dp.la/info/2014/04/17/dpla-1st-birthday-announcement/


Their six new partners:

California Digital Library

The Connecticut Digital Archive (CTDA)

The J. Paul Getty Trust

The U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO)

Indiana Memory

The Montana Memory Project


  Happy first birthday & keep up the great work!

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