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AUSTIN, Texas The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has launched a new platform of freely available digitized images of collection materials on its website.Read more
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 Ransom Center's conservation and preservation programs for physical materials and to transform the Center's digital preservation program.Read more