DLF has been working to coordinate and co-chair the Content & Scope Workstream for the Digital Public Library of America since mid-October. Part of this process involves lengthy discussion of key issues and goals with the workstream conveners and public members via listserv. The DPLA blog will now be posting listserv recaps at least once a month for all six of the workstreams: Audience & Participation, Content & Scope, Financial/Business Models, Governance, Legal Issues, and Technical Aspects. To read the December 2011 recaps, see the DPLA blog post. If you are interested in adding to the Content & Scope Workstream discussion, please join our listserv.
In 2021, Arina Melkozernova received the Future Steward award in recognition for her work and advocacy for “community-driven research that adopts Indigenous methodological and analytical