Race and Ethnicity Keyword Thesaurus for Newspaper Research

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University of North Texas Libraries is the contributing institution for the State of Texas to the National Endowment for the Humanities’ National Digital Newspaper Program, in partnership with the Library of Congress, supporting development of Chronicling America, a nationwide newspaper database, spanning 1777-1963. As part of this work, NDNP has formed a Race & Ethnicity… Read more »

Texas Libraries Receive TexTreasures Awards for Newspaper Digitization

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TexTreasures Grant

On September 1, 2022, the Texas State Library & Archives Commission awarded its FY23 TexTreasures Grants.  The TexTreasures Competitive Grant Program is awarded through the Institute of Museum and Library Services through funds received from the Library Services and Technology Act.  Multiple libraries received awards in support of adding their local titles to the Texas… Read more »

Quick Tips for Searching & Browsing

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Search Tactics for Newspapers   Our next series of quick tips about newspaper search strategies were prepared by Maci Coates, one of the UNT Digital Libraries’ Feedback Assistants. Maci is a Junior Communication major from Weatherford, currently working toward a Legal Studies certificate along with her major coursework.  The newspapers–and all text documents–in the UNT… Read more »