JULY 14 - AUGUST 31 2nd Floor Exhibit Cases
Alkek Library was awarded a 2017 TexTreasures grant from the Texas State Library & Archives Commission, funded by the Institute of Museum & Library Services, to build custom film negative capture stations and digitize 6,000 at-risk negatives donated by the San Marcos Daily Record. This exhibit from the Digital & Web Services Department, in conjunction with the University Archives, previews the ongoing digitization process and images from the collection.
JUNE 5 - AUGUST 15 1st Floor Exhibit Cases
The 1st Floor exhibit explores a century of United States military interventions through the records and documents distributed by the U.S. Federal Government. Primary source material from the Alkek Library’s Government Information collection and official federal government websites viscerally illustrate history from an “official” perspective.