Get Involved

Texas Digital Library celebrates collaboration amongst our community and with external partners and connects local work to a global ecosystem of digital library efforts. We offer many ways for current, new, and potential members to engage with our community.

Social media | Google Group | News and Updates | Member Groups | Downloads

Follow TDL on social media

We are @TXDigLibrary on Twitter and @texasdigitallibrary on Facebook.

Join our monthly metadata-themed Twitter chats by following #MetadataMixer.

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Join the TDL Community Google Group

The TDL Community Google Group provides an online forum for members of the Texas Digital Library to discuss new projects, ask questions, post announcements, and open up member discussions and collaboration opportunities.

All members of TDL are invited to join and participate. For questions or more information, please contact info@tdl.org.

TDL Community Google Group:  https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/tdl-community 

Email the Google Group at tdl-community@googlegroups.com.

Possible topics include:

  • Recent projects
  • Announcements
  • News and updates
  • Job postings
  • Questions
  • Discussions
  • Forming interest groups
  • Collaboration opportunities

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News and Updates

Fill out this form to receive our newsletter and other announcements by email.

The TDL Update Newsletter is published bi-monthly throughout the year. Each issue offers information about upcoming training and events, new projects, and important announcements.

If you would like to contribute news, announcements, project updates, or other content to an upcoming issue of the TDL Update Newsletter, we would like to hear from you.

We also host listservs focused on specific interests such as digital preservation, Vireo, DSpace, metadata community, and general announcements from TDL staff. Email info@tdl.org to be added to any of our email lists.

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Working Groups and Committees

Texas Digital Library depends upon the active participation of its members and users to be successful. TDL Users Groups, Working Groups, Committees, and Affinity Groups provide opportunities for member contributions focused on particular services, professional roles, and projects.

Learn more about our member groups here or email us at info@tdl.org.

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Information to download and share

The following materials about Texas Digital Library are available for members to download and utilize for information and outreach at member institutions, or to provide helpful information to new and potential TDL members. Additional presentation slides are available in the TDL repository.

If you are interested in joining the Texas Digital Library community, please email us at info@tdl.org.

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