A project aimed at building a major research tool for the global study of Latin America at The University of Texas at Austin has just gotten a significant new academic partner.
Fragile fossil collections ranging in age from 55 million years old to recent collections of specimens from the 19th and early 20th century, will soon be protected, digitized and be made accessible to researchers due to a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant of $350,000 awarded to three researchers at The University of Texas at Austin.
The University of Texas System is extending an innovative collaboration with the Texas A&M University System to preserve library resources at both systems. Following the successful completion of a high-density library storage facility at The University of Texas at Austin's J. J. Pickle Research Campus, the two systems announced plans for the construction of a… » Continue Reading
Suzanne Deal Booth and David G. Booth Provide $1 Million Gift for Ransom Center’s Conservation and Preservation Programs
The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has received a $1 million gift from the Booth Heritage Foundation to support and enrich its conservation and preservation programs. The gift to Campaign for Texas, the university's capital campaign, will support a five-year initiative to enhance the… » Continue Reading
Two students in the School of Architecture at The University of Texas at Austin won first place in an international student design competition.
The University of Texas Libraries have received a $1.2 million grant from The Bridgeway Foundation to collect and preserve in digital form the fragile record of genocide and human rights conflicts worldwide.
The Center for American History at The University of Texas at Austin has been awarded a "Save America's Treasures" federal grant to support the conservation and general preservation of the Stephen F. Austin Papers.