May 2020 Forum




Deforest, Lea
Park, Kristi
Mumma, Courtney

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Texas Digital Library



TEXAS DIGITAL LIBRARY MONTHLY MEMBER FORUM AGENDA MAY 2020 May 20, 2020 Director’s Update • TCDL virtual session (State of TDL and TDL Awards Ceremony) • Covid-19 resources: recent webinars,, and Confluence pages • Covid-19 archiving project at Trinity University • Find Five project deadline extended • Relief grants through Humanities Texas and Texas State Library and Archives Commission • OTN Allied Institutions membership Services & Projects Updates • DSpace updates (6.4 & stats working group) • Vireo 4 migrations & service updates • Capstone project review: Digitization Inventory Community Updates • TCDL virtual events: birds-of-a-feather, panel, user group meetings • Online GIS birds-of-a-feather • Other community updates o Web Archiving Texas (WATX) meeting May 28th o Copyright webinar June 30 o USETDA moving online o TDL @ CNI: recorded presentations by TDL and partners § Reflections on a Merger § IMLS Planning Grant Brief Open Floor: Questions and discussion Authors: - Lea DeForest, Communications Manager, Texas Digital Library - Courtney Mumma, Deputy Director, Texas Digital Library - Kristi Park, Executive Director, Texas Digital Library Contributors: - Elizabeth Buchanan, Library Assistant / Digitization Assistant, Legislative Reference Library of Texas, capstone student and recent graduate of UT Austin’s School of Information - Abra Schnur, University Archivist and Records Manager, Trinity University - Michael Shensky, GIS and Geospatial Data Coordinator, University of Texas at Austin - Alex Suarez, Administrative Assistant, Texas Digital Library