TITLE: Digital Public Library of America
SPEAKER: Emily Gore
EVENT DATE: 07/24/2013
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 31 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
The Digital Public Library of America's director for content, Emily Gore, speaks at Digital Preservation 2013.
Speaker Biography: As director for content of the Digital Public Library of America, Emily Gore oversees the Digital Hubs Pilot Project and coordinates content workflows for DPLA. Gore came to the DPLA after working for 12 years in digital library and technology development in academic and state libraries. Most recently, she served as the Associate Dean for Digital Scholarship and Technology at Florida State University Libraries. Her work has largely focused on building digital collection collaborations among cultural heritage institutions. She previously managed the former statewide digital library in North Carolina, NC ECHO, and co-directed the South Carolina Digital Library. She has a Master's degree in Library and Information Studies from the University of Alabama, a BA in English/Technical Writing from Clemson University and is a 2011 graduate of the Frye Leadership Institute.