Proof is in the Shipping: An Update from the DPLA Tech Team | DPLA

ab1630's bookmarks 2018-08-18


"Working on software is great fun, but there’s nothing more rewarding to a software developer than the moment one ships software that enables users to do new things. The DPLA Tech Team has been hard at work this summer on a number of new projects, and I wanted to take a second to call out some things we have “shipping” out this month. You’ll hear more about these projects on our blog at DPLA News over the coming months, but here’s a quick look:


The original DPLA website included a feature that allowed users to build lists of their favorite items, but because of challenges maintaining that tool, it was not included as part of the redesigned website we launched in March. Instead, we have just launched our new take on list-making functionality. The Lists feature is built right into DPLA search results, topic browse lists, and item pages and allows you to create lists of items from across DPLA collections. Save your customized lists privately in your device’s browser or download them as spreadsheets to use on a different device or to share with others. View last week’s announcement and helpful guide to getting started with your lists...."


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Date tagged:

08/18/2018, 15:30

Date published:

08/18/2018, 11:31