Extreme Makeover: Digital Library Edition


Featuring a digital library of early Texas legal documents built more than a decade ago and needing upgrades, this is a tale of renovation efforts requiring a sustained group effort. Librarians, archivists, students, and a programmer have worked together over time to evaluate the resource, identify practical fix-it strategies, and forge a more user-friendly and sustainable web resource for scholars, teachers and students interested in Texas legal history.


Presentation slides for the 2013 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries (TCDL).