Click here for the 2017 Schedule and Presentation Abstracts

The conference will be hosted by Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX on June 2, 2017 and is sponsored by the SMU Central University Libraries, the Cross Timbers Library Collaborative’s Scholarly Communication and Digital Curation Affinity Group, and bepress.

The keynote speaker for this event will be Sarah Shreeves, Associate Dean for Digital Strategies at the University of Miami. Sarah's talk will focus on the "purpose and usefulness of institutional repositories" with a perspective from the past and a look toward the possible future states and roles of institutional repositories.

Registration for this event is free and attendees are encouraged to contact Odette De Jesús Martí for registration. Participants and attendees from outside of Texas are welcome. Parking will not be provided but instructions and maps are linked below.

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Travel information

For any other parking, travel or logistics information please contact Odette De Jesús Martí at

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TCIR 2017 - Presentations