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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Steven Fowler Giese

Des Plaines Public Library
Digital Projects Librarian
Greater Chicago Area
Steven Fowler Giese is the Digital Projects Librarian at the Des Plaines Public Library and Project Manager of Des Plaines Memory, an online special digital collection of local history and culture curated by the library, the Des Plaines History Center, community organizations, local businesses and the general public.
Des Plaines Memory is profiled in the ALA Editions book "Archives Alive: Expanding Engagement with Public Library Archives and Special Collections," by Diantha Dow Schull.