January 27, 2022

Launch Time! The Digital Public Library of America Discovery Prototype is Now Live

infoDOCKET would like to congratulate the entire DPLA team on the launch of today’s prototype.

We’re excited to take a look around.

Remember, today’s launch is a prototype/beta.

In other words, there is a lot more work to be done in all areas including technology, content, and maketing/promotion.

Make sure to share with DPLA what you like, don’t like, and what else you would like to see.

Direct Links to Various Areas of DPLA Prototype

In addition to keyword search, a number of options are available to browse material.




Special Curated Exhibitions Accessible via DPLA

DPLA Account


DPLA Search and Browse Tips

Direct to DPLA Prototype Homepage

See Also: Harvard Library Innovation Lab Launches StackLife, A Unique Way to Browse, Read Digital Public Library of America Books

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About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.