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There's still time to submit proposals for MDL Phase 17

Mar 24, 2021

The Minnesota Digital Library (MDL) is accepting Phase 17 applications for inclusion in the digital collection through Friday, May 21, 2021, or when the money is fully allocated. Content related to underrepresented Minnesota history is our highest priority, but we accept other content as well, including 3D items.
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Open Now: Minnesota Digital Library Phase 17

Sep 22, 2020

The Minnesota Digital Library is pleased to announce that we are accepting project applications for Phase 17.

What is Minitex?

Oct 8, 2019

Learn about the programs and services that Minitex provides to all Minnesotans and Minnesota libraries in this five-minute video.


Second chance to attend a Rights Statements event with MDL!

Jul 31, 2019

We are hosting another of our training events for those who want to learn more about standardized rights statements and their implementation. It will be on Thursday, August 15th at the Kathryn A. Martin Library at the University of Minnesota Duluth, and it is open to the public and free of charge. Learn more and register here.


MDL at the 2019 Minnesota Alliance of Local History Museums Conference

May 3, 2019

I attended the 2019 Minnesota Alliance of Local History Museums Annual Conference, held this year in Red Wing on April 24th and 25th, with pre-conference events on April 23rd. MDL was well represented with a professional table at the event, and many conference attendees stopped by. They were especially interested in the new materials on rights statements put together by the MDL/University of Minnesota rights statements standardization project team consisting of me, Greta Bahnemann, Sara Ring, and Nancy Sims. On Thursday morning, I presented about rights statements and their implementation alongside Stephanie Hess of the Northfield Historical Society, one of our rights pilot project participants.


New contribution to Minnesota Reflections: Kanabec County Historical Society

Mar 7, 2019

The Minnesota Digital Library is pleased to announce an additional contribution to the Kanabec County Historical Society's collection in Minnesota Reflections. This new contribution of more than 30 photographs adds images of cities and towns in Kanabec County, including images of Main Street and bird's eye views. 


New Contributing Organization to Minnesota Reflections: Marshall County Historical Society

Feb 28, 2019

We are so excited to announce the addition of our 190th partner to Minnesota Reflections. The Marshall County Historical Society joins 189 other organizations working to tell the story of the people, places, and experiences of the state of Minnesota.


New contribution to Minnesota Reflections: Lake Superior Railroad Museum

Feb 28, 2019

Lake Superior Railroad Museum's new contribution increases their collection in Minnesota Reflections by more than 33%. Included in the project is a series of architectural drawings related to the construction of the Union Depot in Duluth. Today the train station is home to the Lake Superior Railroad Museum.  


Large format scanner now available for loan!

Sep 18, 2018

After many requests, Minnesota Digital Library has assembled a new scanning kit for the Scan for Keeps equipment loan program. The new Epson Expression scanner can handle items of up to 11" x 17", a significant size increase over the 8 1/2" x 11" limit on our two existing scanner kits. 


RSVP now for the Primary Source Sets Open House on November 30!

Nov 22, 2017

What: Primary Source Sets Guest Author Open House

When: Thursday, November 30, 2:00 pm

Where: Minitex River Room, Room 60 Wilson Library

RSVP now to save your spot!