Category Archives: TexShare News

Vendor Trials for New Resources 2016

Let us hear from you! TexShare needs your opinion! We want to hear from you as we make decisions regarding which resources to add to the TexShare database program. Take our quick poll here: TexShare New Resource Trials Contact us … Continue reading

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Let Us Hear From You!

TexShare needs your opinion! We want to hear from you as we look at setting priorities for the TexShare database program. Take our quick poll here: http://sgiz.mobi/s3/TexShare-Database-Opinion-Poll-2015 There are 11 proposed content areas to be added to the program, and … Continue reading

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Important Update HeritageQuest

Coming March 4, 2015! HeritageQuest® Online, powered by Ancestry Important changes to HeritageQuest Online are coming in March. What does this mean for you? This HeritageQuest Online transition to a new Ancestry interface will happen automatically—no changes will need to … Continue reading

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OCLC System Upgrade

All services unavailable 3 January 2015 for technology upgrade On Saturday, 3 January 2015, OCLC has scheduled a technology upgrade to support system performance and reliability. During this upgrade, all OCLC services will be unavailable on 3 January 2015, from … Continue reading

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EBSCO Updates Spanish Language Content

EBSCO is discontinuing the Spanish-language database Economia y Negocios on December 31. This resource is currently part of the TexShare’s core database offerings. As a replacement for TexShare member libraries, EBSCO will upgrade Fuente Academica, currently part of the TexShare … Continue reading

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Artemis Tip Sheet

Be prepared for the arrival of ARTEMIS. Download tip sheet with useful information for staff. Artemis_Literary_Sources_tip_sheet_06252014 ARTEMIS from Gale is coming to TexShare in August! You can use ARTEMIS to access Gale Literature Resource Center, Twayne’s Authors Series, and Scribner … Continue reading

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Two NEW Databases Join TexShare Database Program

We’re pleased to announce the addition of TWO new resources to the TexShare Databases. These collections are available to TexShare member libraries immediately and at no additional cost. For complete information, see the FAQ at: —————————————– www.tsl.texas.gov/texshare/awfaq.html Purchased from Adam … Continue reading

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TexShare: New Database List for 2013-2014

In the Spring of 2012 the Texas State Library and Archives Commission released a Request for Offer (RFO) to determine the core TexShare databases for subscriptions starting July 1, 2013. The Texas State Library and Archives Commission procures electronic resources … Continue reading

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