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HHI 2014 National Collections Care Survey Responses Due December 19

In October, the directors of Heritage Preservation, the National Institute for Conservation, emailed invitations to participate in the Heritage Health Information (HHI) 2014 National Collections Care Survey to over 14,000 collecting institutions across the country. If you received this invitation, Amigos and Heritage Preservation urge you complete the survey and return it as soon as possible.

UT’s Ransom Center Acquires Archive of Famed Writer García Márquez

The Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas announced recently that it has acquired the literary archive of Gabriel García Márquez, one of the most significant collections of Latin American literary history to become available in the last few decades.

Irving Public Library to Host 2015 North Texas Teen Book Festival

One of the most highly anticipated young adult literary events taking place in the Dallas area next spring is the North Texas Teen Book Festival in Irving, TX, a Dallas suburb. The March 7 festival will be hosted by the Irving Public Library at the Irving Convention Center.