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Communications Office

The agency's Communications Office issues news releases, publications, website content, social media, and more. Members of the media are welcome to contact Cesar Garza, Communications Officer, about the latest news.

General reference and research-related questions should be directed to the Reference Desk.

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To view past news releases, 2012 and prior, visit the News Archive.

News

Texas Library Users Can Now Access Rare Historical Materials via Statewide E-Content Program
November 15, 2013
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Texans can now access rare primary source materials related to the history of Native Americans and the West, including...

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TSLAC Hosts Annual Fundraiser for Families in Need During the Christmas Season
November 14, 2013
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Three Austin-area families can look forward to a more bountiful Christmas this year. The Texas State Library and...

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TSLAC to Open for Research on Second Saturdays
October 30, 2013
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Family historians, scholars, students and others interested in what is behind the ornate brass doors of the Lorenzo de...

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TSLAC Displays Unique Items from Texas’ Investigation into President Kennedy’s Assassination
October 10, 2013
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The Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) will join the nation in observing the 50th anniversary of...

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JFK at 50: The John F. Kennedy/Dallas Police Department Collection in the Dallas Municipal Archives
October 9, 2013
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Revisit the unforgettable events in Dallas, November 1963, on the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s...

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TSLAC to Appeal Loss of Federal Funds for Statewide Library Programs
October 2, 2013
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On September 30 the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) was notified by the federal Institute of Museum...

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Gov. Perry Reappoints Two Agency Commissioners
October 1, 2013
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Governor Rick Perry has reappointed Michael Cooper Waters of Dallas and Wm. Scott McAfee of Driftwood to the seven-...

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TSLAC Operational Plans for Federal Government Shutdown
October 1, 2013
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In response to the Governor's letter of September 26, 2013, the Texas State Library and Archives Commission...

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TSLAC’s Next Genealogy After Dark Program to Bring Together Libraries and Resources Across Texas
September 26, 2013
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The Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) invites the public to register for its upcoming Genealogy After...

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BARD Mobile App Now Available for Texas Talking Book Patrons
September 25, 2013
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Patrons of TSLAC’s Talking Book Program (TBP), a free library service for Texans of all ages unable to read...

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