Graphic with text: TSLAC ILL / TexShare Virtual Conference






DATE: Thursday, August 6, 2020, 9:00 am – 3:15 pm
COST: Free

Join us on August 6, 2020 for a free virtual conference, with sessions focusing on resource sharing programs from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Speakers will present information on statewide interlibrary loan, the TexShare Card program, TexShare Database instruction, and the courier program.

With tracks for academic and public libraries, all library staff are welcome and encouraged to attend!

Registration closes on July 30th, 2020. Conference participants will have access to presentation recordings through November 6, 2020.

Register here:

Scheduled sessions include:

  • Interlibrary Loan in Texas: Benefits and Policies
    Presenter: Sara Hayes, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Learn how to maintain your holdings using WorldCat data sync
    Presenter: Kathy Kie, OCLC
  • Unlock a world of online resources with your FirstSearch/WorldCat Discovery subscription
    Presenter: Suzanne Butte and Sonya Thelin, OCLC
  • How to make the courier work for you 
    Presenter: Laurence Zuercher and Bea Ramirez, Amigos Library Services
  • News You Can Use: The TexShare Card Program
    Presenter: Danielle Plumer, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Credo: Home Schooling Resources for Public Libraries
    Presenter: Lisa Hill, Credo
  • ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection Academic Overview
    Presenter: Jeff Cutler, ProQuest
  • Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine for Allied Health Academic Programs
    Presenter: Marian Valentine, Gale Cengage
  • Afternoon Keynote: TexShare Updates
    Presenter: Danielle Plumer, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Learning Express: Public Library Support for Professional Certifications/Career Support
    Presenter: Lisa Dennis, EBSCO
  • TeachingBooksBook Connections & Diversity within your Children’s and Teen Services
    Presenter: Nick Glass and Kym Davick, TeachingBooks and Book Connections
  • Closing Statement by Mark Smith, TSLAC Director and Librarian

Sessions are not eligible for Continuing Education credits.

Please contact Sara Hayes at with any questions.


More information about TSLAC’s resource sharing programs:

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