The 2012 DLF Forum was held in Denver, Colorado, Sunday, November 4th – Monday, November 5th, 2012, with pre- and post-conference events on November 2nd, November 3rd, and November 6th. All sessions and events took place at the Westin Denver Downtown.

Forum participation is open to all who are interested in contributing to and playing an active part in the successful future of digital libraries, museum and archives services, and collections. The Forum featured presentations and panels, workshops, research updates, working sessions, demos, and more. Please visit our Schedule page for details.

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Recent Forum News

  • A meandering reflection on the “representation” theme of DLF and how it nearly fell flat

    This Forum Update was provided by Yasmeen Shorish, Physical & Life Sciences Librarian at James Madison University. @yasmeen_azadi | https://staffweb.lib.jmu.edu/users/shorisyl Thanks to the DLF + ARL Fellowship aimed at underrepresented groups, I attended my first-ever DLF in October. To be honest, I wasn’t sure what to expect. I …

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  • Cross-Pollinating at the 2015 DLF Forum

    This Forum Update was provided by Sumitra Duncan, New York Art Resources Consortium (NYARC) Web Archiving Coordinator, Frick Art Reference Library. Find her on Twitter @artlibrariannyc. In late October I traveled to Vancouver, B.C., to attend my first Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum as a Museum Cross-Pollinator …

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  • A European experience at the DLF Forum 2015

    This Forum Update was provided by Bojana Vidović, Librarian, Zrenjanin National Museum in Serbia.  As a second generation of fellows of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation and the DLF for cross-pollinators – museum professionals seeking for expanding knowledge in digital technologies and trends– I am honored …

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  • Great Forum, Great T-shirt

    This Forum Update was provided by Neil Sreenan, Manager, Digital Asset Systems, Dallas Museum of Art. @nsreenan | neilsreenan.com       The reason I initially applied for the Museum Cross-Pollinator Fellowship was because it seemed the DLF Forum would be an excellent venue to advance my …

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  • ER&L Cross-Pollinator Reflection on the 2015 DLF Forum

    This Forum Update was provided by Jonathan Shank, Acquisitions & E-Resources Librarian, Northwestern University Galter Health Sciences Library. Find him on Twitter @ShankLib.     I am extremely grateful to have received a Cross-Pollinator Travel Award from DLF and ER&L, which made it possible for me to …

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