New webinar for state agencies: “Understanding the Texas State Archives”

The Texas State Archives preserves and documents the heritage and culture of Texas by identifying, collecting, and making available for research the permanently valuable official records of Texas government. State agencies play an important role in ensuring that these records are transferred to the Texas State Archives once they’ve met their retention periods.  But what is…

Digital Archives Program at the General Land Office

By Jan Ferrari, Government Information Analyst Good records management procedures support digital archives programs. To that end, I have visited the Texas General Land Office (GLO) a few times in the past to see the wonderful map collections, but also to gain a better understanding of their digital archives program. Susan Dorsey, their Director of Technical Services,…