TexShare

Brief Description: 

TexShare is a consortium of Texas libraries joining together to share print and electronic materials, purchase online resources, and combine staff expertise. TexShare services are available to patrons of participating member libraries all across Texas, regardless of institution type, size, or location. The consortium is administered by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Collections sharing
Electronic content licensing
Interlibrary loan/document delivery
Other Functions: 
Grants for digitization Shared federated search tool
Mailing Address: 
Texas State Library & Archives Commission PO Box 12927 Austin, TX 78711
Country: 
United States
Generic Phone Number: 
512.463.5465
Fax: 
512.936.2306
Staff Contacts: 
Jennifer Peters, Director of Library Development & Networking 512-463-5456 jpeters@tsl.texas.gov Russlene Waukechon TexShare E-Resources Coordinator 512-463-7402 rwaukechon@tsl.texas.gov
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
700
Number of Affiliate Member Libraries: 
20
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Public
Other Types of Members: 
Medical
Number of Staff: 
3.00