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Huey Elementary School (located in West Philadelphia) reopens its library after being closed for 20 years. Executive Director of WePAC David Florig said that, “We do it because the graduation rate in Philadelphia is around a little over 60 percent and… [read more from the Daily Pennsylvanian]
DPLA Executive Director Dan Cohen provided an update on its continued growth on Sunday afternoon at the 2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia. DPLA launched in spring 2013 with the goal of being a portal for discovery, a platform on which others could build and, by enhancing data useful to their audience, a “strong public option” for reading and research in the 21st century—not “just a website.” For more information, please see the full review.
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