MARC Record For Collection: Denton Fracking Referendum Collection
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099 9 _a01/AR0861
245 10 _aDenton Fracking Referendum Collection
351 _aThe physical materials in Series 1 of this collection are foldered according to political stance on the Denton Fracking Ban and material type. Note that Series 2 and 3 consist solely of web-based materials available in the UNT Digital Library.
506 _aThis collection is not restricted.
520 2 _aThis collection covers events and activism leading up to Denton's November 2014 vote to ban hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as "fracking." UNT Special Collections collected the materials to document the significant political debate and subsequent vote that resulted in Denton becoming the first Texas city to ban fracking.
Series 1 offers physical examples of posters, bulletins, and newsletters from created by groups on both sides of the issue. Series 2 is composed of born digital audio files of oral histories conducted by students in Dr. Priscilla S. Ybarra's English 4650 class in Fall 2015. Transcripts of these oral histories, in a born digital text format, were created by UNT Special Collections staff. Series 3 provides links to news articles and opinions written in regard to the ban that were captured in a web crawl by UNT Libraries in Fall 2015. Series 2 and 3 link to digital resources available in the UNT Digital Library.
524 _aDenton Fracking Referendum Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections
541 _aUNT Libraries web crawl, Dr. Priscilla Ybarra, Erin O'Toole
650 0 _aDenton (Tex.) -- Oral history
650 0 _aHydraulic fracturing
856 42 _3Control Card
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