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DPLAfest 2016 has ended
Taking place in the heart of Washington, DC, DPLAfest 2016 (April 14-15) will bring together hundreds from DPLA’s large and growing community for interactive workshops, hackathons and other collaborative activities, engaging discussions with community leaders and practitioners, fun events, and more. DPLAfest 2016 will appeal to anyone interested in libraries, technology, ebooks, education, creative reuse of cultural materials, law, open access, and genealogy/family research.

Area institutions serving as co-hosts include the National Archives and Records Administration, the Library of Congress, and the Smithsonian Institution.

To view photographs, recordings, and social media from DPLAfest 2016, visit https://dp.la/info/get-involved/dplafest/april-2016/media/.
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Sarah Werner

Independent Librarian
Independent Librarian
Washington, DC
I’m a book historian and digital media scholar based in Washington, DC. I worked at the Folger Shakespeare Library for nearly a decade as Undergraduate Program Director and as Digital Media Strategist. Now I explore how early printed books were made and how they are represented in digital images as an independent librarian—someone who was trained as a scholar but now works to connect students and faculty with librarians, archivists, and rare materials collections. My book, Studying Early Printed Books 1450–1800: A Practical Guide, will be out from Wiley in late 2018.
Thursday, April 14
 

9:15am

10:45am

11:45am

1:45pm

3:00pm

4:15pm

 
Friday, April 15
 

9:30am

10:45am

12:00pm

2:00pm

3:15pm