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Information Resources
TexShare Databases TexShare, an important digital resource for Texans, offers a comprehensive suite of information resources in multiple languages. Please contact a librarian if you need help with these resources.
 
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Access to over 8 billion names in over 4,000 genealogical databases.

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Chilton Library Get the detailed information  you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs.
Why we all should care about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau |  Mortgage Equity Partners Impartial information about money topics. Wherever you are on your financial journey, you can prepare yourself to make informed financial decisions with these resources.
Credo Reference Credo Reference stands out as a reference resource for ages 8-adult.  Credo is recommended early in your research process.
Library of Virginia - Data Axle Reference Solutions (formerly ReferenceUSA)  Remote Access

Reference Solutions (formerly ReferenceUSA) is the number 1 source of information on businesses and people specifically designed for small business owners, marketing professionals, researchers and job seekers. 

Reference Solutions helps users create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds and locate people.

EBSCO Learning Express A collection of interactive tutorials, practice tests, articles, flash cards and ebooks patrons can use to improve academic skills in reading, writing, math and science as well as prepare for high-stakes exams.
Explora Primary School Designed specifically for elementary school students, this resource supports both student research and classroom instruction.
Explora Secondary Schools Designed specifically for secondary school students, this resource supports both student research and classroom instruction.
Explora Public Libraries Designed specifically for public library users, this resource provides a simple research platform that quickly delivers relevant results including articles, essays and primary source documents.
Explora Educator's Edition  Explora Educator's Edition highlights content relevant to teachers, including lesson plans, curriculum standards, and other professional development resources.
Foundation Directory Online

Win more grants and make a bigger difference. Find the right funder now.

During the COVID crisis, this resource has remote access.  In the future, this resource will be In-house access only

Ebsco Fuente Academica
Fuente Académica Premier es una sólida base de datos de publicaciones académicas de texto completo en español y portugués. Los títulos de calidad de América Latina, Portugal y España cubren todas las áreas temáticas principales, incluyendo agricultura, economía, historia, derecho, literatura, psicología y sociología.
Funk and Wagnalls Encyclopedia General encyclopedia.
Handbook of Texas Your source for Texas history.
Learn software, creative, and business skills to achieve your personal and professional goals.
Medic Latina

MedicLatina, una colección única de investigaciones médicas y revistas científicas de reconocidas editoriales LatinoAmericanas y Españolas, contiene una tabla completa de contenido y texto completo en PDF para revistas médicas revisadas por pares en español.

Medline Complete MEDLINE® Complete provides access to thousands of medical journals covering medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences and much more.
Newspaper Navigator Newspaper Navigator is a project of the Library of Congress' Chronicling America historical newspaper collection. Search over 1.56 million historic newspaper photos using Newspaper Navigator.

 

Opposing Viewpoints covers contemporary social issues, from abortion to zero tolerance policies. It provides a broad variety of information including viewpoint essays, news and magazine articles, court-case overviews, and more

Find a new book to love.
Portal to Texas History A gateway to rare, historical, and primary source materials from or about Texas.
Procitizen Online course to prepare new Americans for the civics, reading, and writing parts of the USCIS Naturalization Test. Includes 100 instructional videos in both Englsih and Spanish
Pronunciator

 

Fun way to learn any of 80 languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music, and more.
Referencia Latina

Esta base de datos de texto completo en español cubre una amplia gama de temas dentro y fuera de la academia. Ofrece contenido de una variedad de fuentes, incluidos libros de referencia, revistas de interés general e informes de salud.

Science in Context

Gale In Context: Science is an engaging resource that provides contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics.

Texas Law Help Website dedicated to providing free, reliable legal information to low-income Texans. 
Westlaw

Premier legal research resource.

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