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The Digital Public Library of America: Current Plans and Future Prospects

Synopsis
Video recording of a lecture by Professor Robert Darnton, University Librarian at Harvard University, on the development of the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) and how the US experience can inform developments in the UK. The lecture was organised by JISC and SCONUL and held at The Royal Society on 17/1/2012. The 60-minute lecture is followed by a 50-minute Q&A session.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2012
Year of production
2012
Subjects
Information technology; Librarianship
Keywords
archives; digital information; public libraries; research libraries; online services; open access

Online availability

URI
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=My6pzn3ptqU
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Contributor
Robert Darnton

Sponsor

Name

JISC

Web
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