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Registration is now open for “Practically Digital: Doing What it Takes”, Digital Commonwealth's 8th Annual Digital Library Conference, to be held on Tuesday, April 8th, at the Hogan Center at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester. CLICK for more details.
New Digital Commonwealth Repository Released for Public Access: The BPL announces the beta release of the new Hyda-based repository. For more details, please read this blog post.
State funds continue digitization for Digital Commonwealth members: Please read this blog post about the continuation of digital imaging services provided by the BPL in partnership with Digital Commonwealth.
Renew Your Membership Today
Membership renewal time is approaching for Digital Commonwealth members. Renewals can be submitted online or by check by logging into the Digital Commonwealth member site -- http://members.digitalcommonwealth.org/ -- selecting "View Profile" and then clicking on the button "Renew until 01 Jul 2014." Any questions should be directed to email@example.com.
2013 Conference presentations now available for viewing in PDF format.
Lesson Plans Featuring Digital Materials. Digital Commonwealth has awarded grants to teachers who developed lessons plans using digital content from Digital Commonwealth's portal. Please read about lesson plans developed by Tia Esposito, Sudi Smoller, Diane Devine, and Marianne Brown .To read about the grant, please see http://www.digitalcommonwealth.org/doc/rft_lessons_2010.
For an overview to the digitization process, please visit the "Getting Started with Digital Commonwealth" page or the PDF version of "Getting Started." PDF version of "Getting Started" (available from a different server).
Become a Member: We invite all Massachusetts cultural institutions to join us. Visit our membership page for more information about the rights and responsibilities of membership types and see a list of members. Download Membership Form/Invoice for fy2012(PDF).
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