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  • Human Rights at UT | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    human dignity protection of individual rights and liberties and access to justice Amnesty International University of Texas Chapter Mission To conduct research and generate action to prevent and end grave abuses of human rights and to demand justice for those whose rights have been violated Focus on women s rights children s rights ending torture abolition of the death penalty refugee rights prisoner of conscience rights protection of human dignity Asha for Education A non profit voluntary organization dedicated to bring socio economic change in India mainly using the medium of education Campaign to End the Death Penalty Educate and organize against the death penalty in Texas and the U S Division of Diversity and Community Engagement The Community Engagement Incubator connects faculty staff and students with partners in the Austin community to create projects and programs that will advance social change Face AIDS To educate and mobilize University students towards the relief of the AIDS HIV epidemic in Africa and other areas of the world Gender and Sexuality Center The Gender and Sexuality Center provides safe spaces for all members of the UT Austin community to explore organize and promote learning around issues of gender and sexuality The center also facilitates a greater responsiveness to the needs of women and the LGBTQ communities through education outreach and advocacy Global Medical Training Offers healthcare students the opportunity to obtain first hand medical experience while providing free basic medical services to communities in Central America and Mexico Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter To provide housing for low income families Help fund these projects and accommodate subcommittees in family selection and building construction Human Rights Student Advisory Council The purpose of the SAC is to connect human rights focused undergraduate organizations to provide a forum for ongoing dialogue about human rights and to promote communication and collaboration in undergraduate human rights activists on campus The SAC will work in conjunction with the Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice Institute for Restorative Justice and Restorative Dialog The Institute for Restorative Justice and Restorative Dialog s mission is to advance meaningful accountability victim healing and community safety through the use of restorative justice solutions to repair the harm related to conflict crime and victimization Special focus on Texas Institute on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault The mission of the Institute on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault IDVSA is to advance the knowledge base related to domestic violence and sexual assault in an effort to end violence IDVSA accomplishes this by doing research on interpersonal violence and by providing training and technical assistance to the practitioner community and the community at large Inter American Institute for Youth Justice The Institute s mission is to leverage human and fiscal resources to improve the effectiveness of policies social and academic programs and community based initiatives for court involved youth throughout the Americas International Socialist Organization We believe that ordinary people should democratically control society and run it on the basis of meeting human

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  • About the HRDI | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    Since 1997 FBR has amassed over 900 hours of digital video documentation 1 000 gigabytes of digital photographs and hundreds of printed reports and photographs In the future FBR hopes to use its collected documentary evidence in the pursuit of justice on behalf of Burmese victims of human rights violations As with the Kigali Memorial Centre project FBR retains complete ownership over its materials while UTL produces and preserves digital copies of the materials and provides the technical and descriptive infrastructure for their long term preservation and access The project will increase FBR s local information management and distribution abilities as well as contribute to future human rights scholarship and advocacy efforts Kigali Memorial Centre Kigali Rwanda The University of Texas Libraries initiated its special human rights documentation efforts through a partnership with the Kigali Genocide Memorial KGM KGM established by the U K based Aegis Trust in cooperation with the Kigali City Council documents and memorializes the victims of the Rwandan genocide KGM has created a corpus of hundreds of unique digital video recordings of genocide survivor testimonies and local court prosecutions of accused perpetrators Our partnership allows KGM to retain ownership of all materials while UTL makes secure digital copies of these recordings and provides the descriptive and technical infrastructure that will not only protect the material against loss but also support the ongoing educational and outreach programs of KGM UTL also provides training to the KGM staff which ultimately boosts the sustainability of the Centre s programming documentation and preservation efforts The KGM materials are extremely important not only for their historical information but also for their relevance to current conflicts in neighboring areas such as Darfur and the Democratic Republic of Congo Through a partnership with the HRDI KGM materials are now available through the Genocide Archive of Rwanda along with genocide documentation materials from other repositories in Rwanda Texas After Violence Project Austin Texas United States In 2009 the HRDI partnered with the Texas After Violence Project TAVP an Austin based non profit organization that conducts video oral history interviews with people who have been directly affected by the death penalty incarceration and the criminal justice system in Texas By collecting and sharing these personal stories TAVP aims to promote dialog on effective ways to respond to and prevent violence The HRDI is working with TAVP to ensure the long term preservation and access of its digital video testimonies transcripts and organizational records Project Contacts Theresa Polk Archivist University of Texas Libraries Sid Richardson Hall 1 326 UT Austin 512 471 8706 Email Project Team Anderson Summer Graduate Research Assistant 2009 2011 Barnett Doug Chief Communications and Grant Officer Choate Aaron Head of Technology Integration Service Cooper Mark Graduate Research Assistant 2010 2011 Fishman Jessica Resident Librarian 2009 Hamilton Amy Undergraduate Research Assistant 2008 2009 Hanson Ladd Head of Library Systems Heath Fred Vice Provost Director of the Libraries Joiner Emily Graduate Research Assistant 2009 2010 Kelleher Christian Archivist Benson Latin American Collection Lamphear Anna

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  • Events Calendar | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    with Us Links Events Calendar Prev February 2016 Next Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24

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  • Work with Us | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    Resources through the HRDI site and through the Archive It site The search box on the HRDI site searches the websites descriptions title URL abstract language coverage subject heading and date It is best to do broad searches in this box such as country name i e Colombia resource format i e video photos audio or topic i e women disappearances The search box on the Archive It site searches the full text of websites It is best to do very specific searches through Archive It such as a person or organization s name Broad searches such as women or Colombia will return results of any page that mentions these terms even if the content is not specifically about these topics The advanced search option through Archive It allows you to customize your search by limiting it to a particular website format and exact order of terms Note that you will have to choose University of Texas at Austin Libraries Human Rights Archives Project from the drop down menu otherwise you will search across all the Archive It collections If you can t find what you are looking for through the UT collection try searching through the Columbia University Libraries Center for Human Rights Documentation and Research collection What should I do if I need research resources I can t find here If your research need is immediate your first step should be to contact a research librarian with your question or topic for assistance see Ask a Librarian You can also investigate the Links page for other human rights archives and organizations that might have the resources you need The Human Rights Documentation Initiative welcomes suggestions and comments regarding existing materials areas to strengthen and ways to improve the usability of resources Please feel free to submit suggestions and

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  • Links | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    Archives Archives and Human Rights Working Group Listserv for Human Rights Archives and Archivists U S Committee of the Blue Shield UNESCO Archives Portal University of Connecticut Human Rights Collections University of Connecticut Human Rights Library and Research Blog University of Minnesota Human Rights Library University of Texas at Austin Human Rights Web Page Archive USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education WITNESS WITNESS Blog Texas Human Rights Organizations and Resources 5604 Manor Austin allgo A Texas Statewide Organization for Queer People of Color American Gateways formerly Political Asylum Project of Austin Austin Center for Peace and Justice Austin Immigrant Rights Coalition Austin Tan Cerca de la Frontera Center for Survivors of Torture Network Central Texas Immigrant Worker Rights Center Equal Justice Center Austin Houston Peace and Justice Center Human Rights Initiative of North Texas Dallas Monkeywrench Books Austin National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights Texas members Progressive Austin RAICES Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services San Antonio Resistencia Bookstore Austin South Texas Pro Bono Representation Project ProBAR Texas Civil Rights Project Texas Fair Trade Coalition Austin Third Coast Activist Austin Third Coast Workers for Cooperation Austin Women on the Border Austin Workers Defense Project Austin U S Universities Human Rights Research Centers American University Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law American University International Human Rights Law Clinic Columbia University Center for the Study of Human Rights DePaul University College of Law International Human Rights Law Institute Duke University Human Rights Center Emory University Institute of Human Rights Florida Atlantic University Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education Florida State University Center for the Advancement of Human Rights Georgetown University Law Center International Women s Human Rights Clinic Harvard University Carr Center for Human Rights Policy Harvard University Committee on Human Rights Studies

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  • Databases - Human Rights
    M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Find an Article from a Citation Database News Access Privileges Common Problems with Off Campus Access Report a Problem Databases Human Rights Databases 1 to 23 of 23 Human Rights Links Human Rights Research Human Rights Specialist Paul Rascoe CREST Dates vary U S Central Intelligence Agency About Digital National Security Archive Dates of coverage vary ProQuest About Digital Public Library of America DP LA Dates of coverage vary DP LA About Foreign Broadcast Information Service FBIS Reports Latin America 1974 1996 1974 1996 Newsbank About Human Rights Documentation Initiative HRDI Dates of coverage vary UT Libraries About Human Rights Library mobile access Dates of coverage vary University of Minnesota About Human Rights Organizations Google Search Page Coverage dates vary University of Minnesota About Human Rights Studies Online 1900 2010 Alexander Street Press About Human Rights Web Archive 2008 present Columbia University Libraries About HuriSearch Most current edition HURIDOCS About Independent Voices Dates of coverage vary Reveal Digital About Labordoc Dates of coverage vary ILO About National Security Archive Free version Coverage dates vary National Security Archive About NATLEX Dates of coverage vary ILO About ProQuest

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  • Web Site Feedback | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    Site Feedback Web Site Feedback Comment URL Reference a Library web site URL Comment Use this form to flag the following Inaccurate outdated or inaccessible content Copyright Usage request Content that is not formatted for the Web Broken links Other content issues or comments Do NOT use this form for the following to report a database that s down to get research help to comment on library services to suggest

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  • About This Site | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    Information Research by Subject Library Widgets Library Services Borrowing Ask Librarian Reserves InterLibrary Services Copying Printing Study Spaces Teaching Learning Services Media Services Suggest a Purchase Texas ScholarWorks Digital Services Media Labs Ask a Librarian Email Chat Call Visit Home About the Libraries About This Site About This Site Site Features Technical Specifications Other Sites of Interest University of Texas Libraries Graphic Guidelines About This Site The large photographs on the home page all feature library staff student workers or people studying in different library locations See all 16 photographs by reloading the page Site Features The link see all choices title make all menus accessible will drop all menus down so that you can scan all your choices and so that the menus are tab accessible Dropping all the menus also eliminates the large photo for users on dial up who don t want to wait for the picture to load A cookie is placed on your system with your preference of menus when you select see all choices you will continue to receive that page style until you reverse your choice by selecting see default home page Mozilla users will also notice that the menus can all be

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