January 21, 2021

David Spadafora, President and Librarian of the Newberry in Chicago, Joining Digital Public Library of America Steering Committee

From an e-Mail Announcement by John Palfrey, DPLA Steering Committee Chairman: I am writing with the good news that David Spadafora, President and Librarian of the Newberry in Chicago, will be joining the Digital Public Library of America Steering Committee. The Steering Committee is working to bring together representatives from the educational community, public and […]

A New Multimedia Web Resource from the Newberry Library: Indians of the Midwest, Past and Present

Direct to Indians of the Midwest, Past and Present: (via Newberry Library) The Newberry Library announces the launch of a multimedia educational website supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities, titled “Indians of the Midwest, Past and Present.” The website focuses on Native people of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio to explore […]