Texas Digital Library Conference System, TCDL 2013

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Extreme Makeover: Digital Library Edition
Melanie Cofield

Last modified: 2013-03-21


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.


cultural heritage; digital archives; special collections

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