While each individual geographic area within Global Studies has its own strengths and priorities, other initiatives cross geographic boundaries and are truly international and trans-regional in approach.
Recognizing the need for visual materials both as subjects of research and as tools for teaching, the Global Studies Liaisons have identified “Global Cinema” as a collecting priority.
Commercial online products are often insufficient or non-existent in international and global studies. As such, the UT Libraries and the Global Studies Liaisons are working to grow our own distinctive international digital collections.
Frequent and sustained trips around the world to acquire materials, establish networks and maintain scholarly competence are unique to Global Studies Liaisons.