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Adding to Our Team

The records management assistance team at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission welcomes a new analyst this month. Read more about Michelle Johnson, who is now the point of contact for local governments in the Central region of Texas. The Central region is comprised of the following counties: BastropBellBlancoBosqueBrownBurnetCaldwellColemanCoryellFalls Fayette HillFreestoneGillespieHamiltonHaysLampasasLeeLimestoneLlano MasonMcCullochMcLennanMilamMillsNavarroSan SabaTravisWilliamson To…

Electronic Records, Third-Party Systems, and Contracts

(Authors: Maria Freed and Sarah Swanson) ⚠Content Disclaimer The guidance provided below does not constitute legal advice. Instead, it is intended to provide general information as a resource for records management teams. Take a moment to think about the systems your local government or agency uses to manage its electronic records. What would your ideal…

TSLAC Guidance for Records Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic

(Author: Rebecca Hanna, Coauthor: Erica Siegrist) In April 2020, the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) released answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Records Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic. This article will answer the same questions to provide Texas-specific guidance for state agencies and local governments. Records Management Related to Teleworking How should Texas…

e-Records 2021: Call for Presentations Final Extension

Update: The final deadline for submitting a presentation proposal for the 2021 e-Records Conference has been extended to Wednesday, August 11, 2021. Check out our previous blog post for details about submitting your proposal. Keep up-to-date on all event information at the conference web page:https://www.tsl.texas.gov/slrm/training/erecords2021 Thanks! And we’ll see you online in November! 1

e-Records 2021: Call for Presentations Extended

Update: The deadline for submitting a presentation proposal for the 2021 e-Records Conference has been extended to Wednesday, August 4, 2021. Check out our previous blog post for details about submitting your proposal. Keep up-to-date on all event information at the conference web page:https://www.tsl.texas.gov/slrm/training/erecords2021 Thanks! And we’ll see you online in November! 1

e-Records 2021 Call for Presentations

The annual e-Records conference is online again this year! The conference is the afternoon of Wednesday, November 17 and the morning of Thursday, November 18. Our theme is Accelerating Towards the Texas of Tomorrow. This event is organized by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) and co-sponsored with the Texas Department of Information…