Name the TDL Data Repository Contest!

The Texas Digital Library (TDL) will launch a new data repository service in Fall 2016 for the benefit of faculty, students, and staff and its member institutions. The data repository is an implementation of Dataverse, an open source data repository platform developed at and used by Harvard University. The Dataverse

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Announcing Texas Archivematica Users Group

The Texas Digital Library is pleased to sponsor the formation of a Texas Archivematica Users Group for those institutions exploring or actively using Archivematica, an open source suite of tools for processing digital objects for long-term preservation. Drew Krewer, Digitization Services Coordinator at the University of Houston Libraries, is spearheading

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Congratulations TDL Member POWRR Workshop Travel Scholarship Award Recipients!

We are delighted to announce the three winners of the TDL Member travel scholarships for the upcoming POWRR workshops! The Texas Digital Library and the ACRL Digital Curation Interest Group are co-sponsoring the two POWRR workshops, to be held at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas July 7th and 8th.

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Registration open for the first South Central States Fedora Users Group Meeting: July 18-19

The first symposium of the Southern Central States Fedora Users Group will take place July 18th and 19th in Norman, Oklahoma on the University of Oklahoma campus. The Southern Central States Fedora Users Group welcomes anyone in the region both currently using Fedora and considering use of Fedora for management

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Member Story: UH Libraries’ New Digital Exhibit: Tenure and Promotion Recognition Program

The University of Houston (UH) celebrated the accomplishments of tenured and promoted faculty and librarians at a reception held this spring. The UH Tenure and Promotion Recognition Program was created to honor faculty and librarians who have recently achieved tenure or have been promoted. In the program’s inaugural year, 2015

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Discounted Registration for 2016 Internet Librarian Conference

TDL Members receive a discounted registration rate for the 2016 Internet Librarian Conference. The TDL Member discount is for the Full 3-Day Conference Registration. To receive the TDL Member discount, use the link below or enter the TDL Member discount code to complete online registration by September 16, 2016. Internet Librarian

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DSpace Education Working Group Survey: Through June 22

The DSpace Education Working Group has put together a survey to gauge what kind of DSpace training needs there are among TDL’s members. It’s a rather short survey, and we’d love to have your input while we figure out what to share and how to go about sharing it! Please

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Upcoming DPN Webinar on June 28

Join us for an upcoming webinar, “Launching DPN’s Texas Preservation Node: Digital Preservation for the Texas Academy.” Leadership from the Digital Preservation Network (DPN) will join the Texas Digital Library staff to discuss the launch of the Texas Preservation Node, an ingestion point to the Digital Preservation Network. Registration is required

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Two Upcoming POWRR Workshops: July 7th and 8th

The Texas Digital Library and the ACRL Digital Curation Interest Group are co-sponsoring two POWRR workshops, to be held at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas Thursday July 7 and Friday July 8. Registration is free, but space is limited. Several travel scholarships of up to $500 are available for

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UNT Libraries TRAC Self-Audit

The UNT Libraries’ Digital Collections recently completed a self-audit of their digital repository policies, documentation, and infrastructure in accordance with the Trustworthy Repositories Audit & Certification: Criteria and Checklist (TRAC). The goal of this audit was to formalize processes and create documentation necessary for the operation of a trusted digital

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