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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 the Communications Officer about the latest news.

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News

Mark Smith 8.29.13
Get to Know Mark Smith in 10 Questions
September 25, 2013
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Last month the seven-member Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) selected Mark Smith for the position of...

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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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TSLAC Awards $1.6 Million in Texas Library Grants for FY2014
September 9, 2013
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A project to engage middle school youth through an after-school “makerspace” and a plan to preserve an...

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Mark Smith 8.29.13
Texas State Library and Archives Commission Selects New Agency Executive
August 30, 2013
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The seven-member Texas State Library and Archives Commission today unanimously selected Mark Smith for the position of...

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TSLAC Selects Finalists for Agency Executive
August 19, 2013
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The seven-member Texas State Library and Archives Commission has selected three finalists for the position of Director...

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TSLAC Welcomes New and Returning Members to Library Systems Act Advisory Board
August 15, 2013
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The Texas State Library and Archives Commission welcomes one new and one returning member to its Library Systems Act...

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TSLAC Welcomes New Members to TexShare Advisory Board
August 15, 2013
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The Texas State Library and Archives Commission welcomes new members to its TexShare Advisory Board, which advises the...

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State Archives Reports Progress on Preserving Early Texas Supreme Court Case Files
August 7, 2013
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Disputes over land and slaves in pre-Civil War Texas are among the courtroom conflicts recorded in the 19th century...

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Exhibit on State Capitol Construction and Renovation Will Showcase Rare Architectural Scenes
July 24, 2013
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Scenes of 19th century construction and 20th century renovation, of the famous Sunset Red granite giving rise to the...

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Sam Houston Center Receives $1 Million in State Funds to Address Critical Needs
July 15, 2013
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A hub of Southeast Texas history for the past 36 years, the Sam Houston Regional Library and Research Center will...

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