News & Announcements

Controversy ensued in 1939 when President Roosevelt selected a non-traditional date for Thanksgiving.  
Posted Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 7:30pm
The Portal to Texas History now includes documents contributed by Austin College and Rice University about statesman John Patterson Osterhout and his family.
Posted Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 7:19pm
Over the course of the next few months, the UNT Libraries will be moving to a brand new Integrated Library System (ILS).
Posted Monday, November 5, 2012 - 9:11am
Spencer Keralis, Director for Digital Scholarship with the Digital Scholarship Co-Operative, was awarded an Outreach Grant
Posted Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 1:45pm
The UNT Libraries' Video on Demand system provides current UNT students, faculty and staff with access to hundreds of educational films that can
Posted Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 11:46am
El Paso commercial photographer Otis Aultman's photographs captured fleeing refugees, battle scenes, scouts, and troops.  El Paso newspapers further documented the conflict.
Posted Friday, October 12, 2012 - 4:54pm
The entire run of the Texas Register is now available in The Portal to Texas History.  This weekly publication records state agency rule making and review actions, governor’s appointments, attorney general opinions, requests for proposals, and other miscellaneous documents.
Posted Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 8:16pm
Established by the Congress of the Republic of Texas in 1844, the Central National Road was set to become part of a larger "international highway" connecting San Antonio and St. Louis.
Posted Friday, October 5, 2012 - 9:50pm
The Portal to Texas History collection "Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas" explores various methods of transportation through images.
Posted Friday, October 5, 2012 - 8:57pm
This new service provides search access to all items in The Portal to Texas History and the UNT Digital Library, as well as  the new Gateway to Oklahoma History which is hosted by the UNT Libraries.
Posted Friday, October 5, 2012 - 7:36pm