Welcome to the Texas Digital Archive

Clyde and Thelma See Glass Plate Negatives Collection Secretary of State Legislative Bills and Resolutions Filed Representative Sylvester Turner records
The Texas Digital Archive (TDA) manages, preserves, and facilitates access to the electronic records collections of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, including those transferred by State agencies or digitized by the State Archives. All records visible in this portal are unrestricted and available for public use.

Locating records in the TDA

  • Use the links to the descriptive guides under “Collections” below to locate records in the TDA.
  • Browse the TDA holdings by using the “explore archive” button at the top of the page.
  • Searching is available through the “Search Archive” bar at the top of each page.
  • For more information and help with using the TDA, go to the “Search Tips” page.

Collections in the TDA

Governor’s Records – Rick Perry, 2000-2014

Governor’s Records – Rick Perry, 2000-2014

Prints and Photographs Collections

Prints and Photographs Collections

Texas State Agencies

Texas State Agencies

Texas Legislature

Texas Legislature

Sam Houston Regional Library and Research Center

Sam Houston Regional Library and Research Center

For a listing of Online Collections not held in the Texas Digital Archive, please click here.For more information concerning our holdings, including materials not available online, visit the Archives & Reference page.

To return to the TSLAC main website, please click here.

When using images and other records from the Texas Digital Archive for publication or display, please refer to the citation information found in the item’s metadata or in the descriptive guide for that collection.  This statement follows the form:  “Courtesy of Texas State Library and Archives Commission (and cite the collection name and record title or image number).”