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TDL Welcomes New Member Texas Woman’s University

AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Digital Library is pleased to welcome the Texas Woman’s University Libraries as its newest member.

Texas Woman’s University (TWU) is the largest public university in the nation primarily for women and has an enrollment of approximately 15,000 students on campuses in Denton,

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Posted in News, Texas Digital Library

Announcing the official launch of the Texas Data Repository

AUSTIN, TEXAS – The Texas Digital Library is pleased to announce the official launch of the Texas Data Repository. The TDL-hosted Texas Data Repository is a platform for publishing and archiving datasets created by faculty, staff, and students at Texas higher education institutions. The repository is built in the open-source Dataverse platform,

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Posted in News, Texas Data Repository, Texas Digital Library

Advanced Vireo Management Workshop at TxETDA Conference, Feb. 24

As part of the 2017 Texas Electronic Theses and Dissertations Association (TxETDA) Annual Conference, Ryan Steans will lead an Advanced Vireo Management Workshop. Registration to the TxETDA Conference is required. 

Advanced Vireo Workshop

Advanced Vireo Management focused on using filters,

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Posted in Conferences, Events, News, Texas Digital Library, Vireo

TDL is hiring for a Senior Systems Administrator

The Texas Digital Library (TDL) has an opening for the position of Senior Systems Administrator. 

The TDL seeks a full-time Senior Systems Administrator. This position will work with university libraries across the state to lead the work of architecting and administering systems that are bringing the state’s scholarly materials online and preserving them for future generations. 

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Sam Houston State University Digital Resources Department

Photo of the Newton Gresham Library

Article by Susan Elkins, Digital Resources Librarian, SHSU

Sam Houston State University’s Newton Gresham Library is focused on serving its student and faculty patrons through one-to-one outreach, and electronic services. In particular, the Digital Resources department provides access to SHSU’s growing online collections and scholarly communications resources.

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Posted in Member Story, Texas Digital Library

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,

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Posted in Events, News, Texas Digital Library

2016 TDL Awards: Nominations due Feb. 7th

Nominations for the 2016 TDL Awards are due February 7th. View the TDL Awards page for more information about each award and how to submit your nominations.

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Posted in Texas Digital Library

TCDL 2016 and TxDHC Mini-Conference

The Texas Conference on Digital Libraries (TCDL) Planning Committee is pleased to announce a collaboration with the Texas Digital Humanities Consortium (TxDHC) for 2016! TxDHC will host a one-day mini-conference immediately following TCDL. Both events will be held at the Commons Learning Center at the J.J.

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Posted in News, Texas Digital Library

Job Posting: TDL Software Engineer

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Manages the repository and other systems of the Texas Digital Library, developing code toward digital asset access and preservation, and is involved in many digital scholarly publishing endeavors.

Essential Functions

Development of services and tools used by members of the Texas Digital Library Consortium,

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Posted in News, Texas Digital Library

TCDL 2015 early registration ends March 31

Early registration for TCDL 2015 ends March 31. Register today!

Don’t miss out on the exciting opportunities available through the 2015 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries (#tcdl2015), taking place April 27-28. The conference program is now available and includes a host of workshops,

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Posted in Texas Digital Library