TexShare Working Groups

The TexShare working groups are responsible for providing input from member libraries on TexShare programs, and advising on the policies and operations of each program. The working groups are composed of librarians from academic and public libraries and are chosen to represent the various constituent groups within TexShare, as well as geographic diversity.

Card


The TexShare Card Program Working Group reviews and recommends policies and procedures for the Card program, and provides input from member libraries.

Databases /
Online Resources


The Electronic Information Working Group reviews and recommends electronic information products for the TexShare program, and provides input from member libraries.

ILL / Courier


The TexShare ILL / Courier Program Working Group reviews and recommends policies and procedures for the Interlibrary Loan and TExpress courier service programs, and provides input from member libraries.

Texas Collections (TexTreasures)


The Texas Collections Working Group serves as the peer review panel for the TexTreasures grant program. In addition, they review and recommend policies and procedures for the program and provide input from member libraries.

Discovery


The Discovery Working Group reviews and recommends policies and procedures for the Discovery Texas program, and provides input from member libraries.

Database Cost Sharing


Makes recommendations to the TexShare Advisory Board and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission on the amount TexShare member libraries should be assessed as cost share for participating in the TexShare database service and on how these assessments should be shared among TexShare member libraries.

Page last modified: January 15, 2014