Databases by Title

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Academic Search Complete Full text articles from journals, magazines, newspapers; many scholarly journals. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Agricola USDA's National Agricultural Library. Citations & full text articles related to agriculture. (EBSCO; TexShare)
AHFS Consumer Medication Information An authority on educating patients about drug use and safety. Includes “How To” information for administering different types of medications such as eye drops and inhalers.
Alt Health Watch Complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. (EBSCO; TexShare)
American Ancestors
Usable only from within the library. Access to vital records and periodicals from New England. (MCMLS)
American Indian Histories and Cultures
Browse through manuscripts, treaties, speeches, diaries, maps and more. (Adam Mathew; TexShare)
American West Search maps, documents, essays and more. Sources from the Everett D. Graff Collection at the Newberry Library, Chicago. (Adam Mathew; TexShare)
Ancestry.com Usable only from within the library. Genealogy research tool. Census; military records; court, vital, and more... (ProQuest; MCMLS)
APS Journals Usable only from within the library. Free access to various Journals and Reviews from the American Physical Society (APS)
Artemis Find literary criticism, original works, author biographies, reviews, work overviews, common themes and more! This new Gale interface allows integrated searching of Literature Resource Center, Twayne's Authors Online, and Scribner Writers Series. (Gale; TexShare)
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Bibliography of Native North Americans Bibliographic database covers all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Biography In Context Over 600,000 FULL TEXT BIOGRAPHIES. If you need a biography LOOK HERE FIRST! (Gale; HADC)
BookFlix Online literacy resource for grades PreK - 3 from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. Reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration. (Scholastic; MCMLS)
Book Review Digest Plus Academic book reviews on a wide range of topics. (EBSCO; TexShare)
BooksinPrint Book and publisher information and book reviews. (ProQuest; MCMLS)
Business Abstracts with Full Text Resource includes business magazines and journals. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Business Source Complete Full text information in virtually every area of business; many journals. (EBSCO; TexShare)
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Chilton Auto Repair How to Repair Your Automobile. (Gale; HADC) [Video Demo]
Computer Source Provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Constitutional Amendments Information covering each of the 27 amendments of the Constitution. (Grey House Publishing)
Contemporary Authors Provides complete biographical and bibliographical information and references on U.S. and international authors. (Gale; TexShare)
Contemporary Literary Criticism Contemporary authors. Biographical/Critical essays; Listing of works. (Gale; TexShare)
Countries and Their Cultures Culture, description, demographics, history, economics, religion, and politics. (Gale; MCMLS)
CQ Researcher Analysis of current issues in the news; in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues. (CQ; MCMLS)
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Dictionary of American History For students, scholars, general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history. (Gale; MCMLS)
Dictionary of Literary Biography Critical essays on the lives and works of literary figures from all eras. (Gale; TexShare)
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ebrary/e-Libro eBook Collections The ebrary eBook Collection offers more than 28,000 carefully curated eBooks spanning coverage in all science and technology topics with exceptional strength in computers and IT, engineering, life and physical sciences, and math. The e-Libro eBook collection includes over 70,000 titles from more than 500 publishers, 95% from Latin America and Spain. (ProQuest; TexShare)
EBSCO eBooks Collection Comprehensive collection of e-books. (EBSCO; TexShare)
EBSCO Research Databases Comprehensive collection of electronic databases from EBSCO. (EBSCO; TexShare)
EBSCO bases de datos - Español Full text multidisciplinary databases. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Educational Administration AbstractsEducational Administration Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management, educational research, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Encyclopedia of Religion Religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture. (Gale; MCMLS)
ERIC Education Resources Information Center: U.S. Department of Education. Free on the Internet at http://www.eric.ed.gov/ World's premier database of education literature. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Essay & General Literature Index Collection of essays and other works published in the U.S., Great Britain and Canada. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Explora Public Libraries EBSCO's new interface designed to support student research. Easy to browse and search by popular topics, mobile friendly, topic overviews to get started, text to speech, and Curriculum Standards Module to help educators easily correlate EBSCO content to Common Core, state or province specific curriculum standards. (EBSCO; TexShare)
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Family Studies Abstracts Family Studies Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to family studies, including marriage, divorce, family therapy, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. (EBSCO; TexShare) 
Flipster Access your favorite magazines on your computer browser or download the app for iPad to download and read offline. Categories include automotive, family and kids, fitness and health, food and cooking, home and garden, lifestyle, news and politics, sports, women's interest, and men's interest. (EBSCO; MCMLS)
fold3 Premier collection of US Military records. Search newspapers, photos and other milestone documents. Coverage included from the Civil War through present. (ProQuest; MCMLS)
Fuente Academica Premier - Español Es una colección en texto completo de publicaciones de revistas académicas de América Latina, Sur América y editoriales de habla hispana. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Funk & Wagnall's New Encyclopedia Over 25,000 entries. Searchable by subject or keywords within the entry. (EBSCO; TexShare)
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Gale Literary Databases Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literature Criticism, Dictionary of Literary Biography: Search all three at once. (Gale; TexShare)
Gale Virtual Reference Library Countries, Cultures, Religions, Animal Life, Science. (Gale; MCMLS)
GreenFILE Offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Subjects include global warming, green building, renewable energy, recycling and more. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Grzimek's Student Animal Life Resource Animal kingdom, grouped by major classifications; Photos, illustrations; Pronunciations, definitions for scientific terms. Biome and by Geographic Range. (Gale; MCMLS)
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Health Reference Center Academic Fitness, medicine, nutrition, diseases, nursing, public health, occupational health & safety. (Gale; TexShare)
Health Source: Consumer Edition Full text for over 280 health periodicals, nearly 1,200 health pamphlets, and 20 health reference books. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Full text scholarly journals from many medical disciplines. Abstracts and indexing for over 510 journals. (EBSCO; TexShare)
HeritageQuest Online Genealogy & local history; Census; Family histories. (ProQuest; MCMLS)
Historic Map Works Over 1.5 million high-resolution, full color historic maps. Includes property maps, antique maps, directories & illustrations. (ProQuest; MCMLS)
Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center Craft projects, articles and videos. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Home Improvement Reference Center Get help with home repairs, decorating and other home maintenance. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Hoopla

Hoopla is available as downloadable or streaming audio, video, and eBooks for all ages.

Video format is available to adult card holders only.

Humanities Full Text Covers all fields including art, classical studies, dance, film, journalism, religion and more. (EBSCO; TexShare)
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Information Science & Technology Abstracts Worldwide library science and information science records from more than 450 publications dating back to 1966. (EBSCO; TexShare)
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KidSpeak Language Learning Language learning for children. Interactive activities, puzzles and songs - makes learning a second language easy for kids of all ages. (RBdigital; HADC)

System Requirements
Windows: Windows 98, 2000, ME, XP, Vista, 7, or 8; 8 MB available RAM.
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LearningExpress Library Contains the following Centers: Adult Learning, Career, Computer Skills, School (all ages), Test Prep, High School Equivalency, Job & Career Accelerator, and resources in Spanish. (LearningExpress; TexShare)
Legal Collection Authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Legal Forms Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate and General forms. (Gale; TexShare)
Legal Information Reference Center Multi-state forms and full text for top consumer legal reference books, such as NOLO. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Library of Texas Retrieve desired information from multiple Texas library catalogs, databases, and other knowledge collections at once. (TexShare)
LISTA - Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Covers librarianship, information retrieval, management and more. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Literary Reference Center Access biographies, plot summaries, overviews and more. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Literature Resource Center Biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of literature and authors. (Gale; TexShare)
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MasterFILE Premier For public libraries; multidisciplinary database provides full text for general reference publications covering subject areas of general interest. (EBSCO; TexShare)
MasterFILE K-8 Search Interface For children: full-text articles from popular publications covering general reference, health, science, and other areas. (EBSCO; TexShare)
MAS Ultra: School Edition General interest and current events publications covering general reference, health, science, and other areas. Every full text article is assigned a reading level indicator. (EBSCO; TexShare)
MedicLatina - Español Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals by renowned Latin American medical publishers. (EBSCO; TexShare)
MEDLINE Medical research; National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE database. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Middle Search Plus Full-text articles, biographies, historical essays, photographs, maps, and flags for middle school and junior high school students. Find information for school papers and projects. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Military & Government Collection Current, full-text news pertaining to all branches of the military and government. Periodicals, journals, and other content. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Morningstar Investment Research Center Comprehensive resource for real-time stock and fund data; portfolio tools; EFT (Exchange-Traded Funds) data and analysis.
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Natural & Alternative Treatments Current information on natural health. Articles on medical conditions, presenting in an evidence-based manner alternative medicine therapies. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Newspaper Source Selected full text for national and international newspapers, including USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor, The Washington Post, The Times (London). Full text television & radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, FOX News, NPR, etc. (EBSCO; TexShare)

OverDrive

 

10 items can be checked out at a time. Digital materials are available in the following formats:

eBooks: Kindle Book, Adobe EPUB, OverDrive READ, Adobe PDF eBook.

Audiobooks - MP3 

Videos - Overdrive videos (WMV) must be played through Overdrive Media Console (on desktop/laptop).

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Play Index Access works of contemporary playwrights, classic and historic plays. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Primary Search Elementary school children; Magazines, full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator. (EBSCO; TexShare)
The Portal to Texas History Contains newspaper collections across Texas from 1829 to present. Search the Conroe Courier & the Montgomery Chronicle as early as 1896.
ProCitizen ProCitizen is an online course to prepare New Americans for the civics, reading, and writing parts of the USCIS Naturalization Test. Includes 100 instructional videos in both English and Spanish. (TexShare)
ProCitizen (En Español) (TexShare)
Professional Development Collection Specialized information especially for Educators, Librarians and education researchers. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Pronunciator Pronunciator is a fun and easy way to learn to speak, read, and write any of 80 languages. Includes live tutors, feature films, music with lyrics, pronunciation analysis, quizzes, and more! Also features ESL for 50 non-English languages, plus free apps for Android, Apple, and Kindle Fire devices. (TexShare)
Pronunciator
(En Español)
(TexShare)
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection Topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, experimental methods. (EBSCO; TexShare)
PubMed Search more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature. Some citations may link to full text content.
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Race Relations Abstracts With a singular focus on relationship between and among races, this resource includes abstracting for the top academic journals, books, periodicals and newspapers in the field. (EBSCO; TexShare)
ReferenceUSA ReferenceUSA from Infogroup Reference Division offers verified details on 14 million U.S. businesses and 210 million U.S. residents. We bring that information directly to library patrons, making it faster and easier to find new business opportunities, research executives and companies, find news articles, conduct job searches, research papers, locate addresses and phone numbers, conduct market research and much more.
Regional Business News Daily international newswires and regional business publications. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Religion & Philosophy World religions, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, philosophy. (EBSCO; TexShare)
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Salem Health Electronic access to entries from Salem Press Health-related titles. Includes: Magill's Medical Guide. (MCMLS)
Salem History Electronic access to entries from Salem Press History-related titles. Includes: Milestone Documents and Great Lives. (MCMLS)
Salem Literature Electronic access to entries from Salem Press Literature-related titles.
Critical Insights: Authors includes Austen, Dickinson, Eliot, and Hemingway.
Critical Insights: Works series includes The Canterbury Tales, Death of a Salesman, The Great Gatsby, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, The Red Badge of Courage, Tales of Poe and To Kill a Mockingbird. (MCMLS)
Salud en Español (Consumer Health Complete in Spanish) Provides comprehensive evidence-based reports and fact sheets in Spanish on all aspects of consumer health and wellness. Topic specific reports covering all aspects of health offer valuable overviews on diseases, conditions, procedures and various treatments. (EBSCO; TexShare)

Salud en Español provee reportes completos basados en evidencias y fichas de datos relacionados a todos los aspectos de la salud y el bienestar. Reportes específicos por tema que cubren todos los aspectos de la salud, dan información general importante en relación a enfermedades, afecciones y procedimientos de diversos tratamientos.
Salem Science Access to Biomes and Ecosystems. Find information on oceans, forests, deserts and more. (MCMLS)
Science and its Times People, theories, discoveries, concepts, chronological elements for students. (Gale; MCMLS)
ScienceFlix Combines curriculum-driven, leveled content, interactive features, and intuitive navigation into a single, highly-engaging digital resource for students in grades 4 through 9. (Scholastic; MCMLS)
Science & Technology Collection Journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. Full text. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Science in Context Science In Context is an engaging online resource providing contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. (Gale; TexShare)
SciTech Premium Collection Includes the Natural Science Collection and Technology Collection databases and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications and more. (ProQuest; TexShare)
Scribner Writer's Series Essays on authors and literary genres. (Gale; TexShare)
Serials Directory Information and current pricing structures for popular serials. U.S. and international titles, and newspapers. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Short Story Index Search by genre, author, title and more. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Small Business Reference Center Help with start-up kits, business plans, tax deductions and more. (EBSCO; TexShare)
Small Engine Repair Reference Center Find resources to fix small engines on generators, motorcycles, ATVs and more. (EBSCO; TexShare)
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TCEQ - Outdoor Burning Publication from Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on the Law involving outdoor burning.

en Español - La Quema de Articulos al Aire Libre: Aprenda las Reglas
Teacher Reference Center A research database for teachers, Teacher Reference Center (TRC) provides indexing and abstracts for more than 200 peer-reviewed journals. (EBSCO; TexShare)
TeachingBooks TeachingBooks.net is an easty-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books. It includes thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used int he K-12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities. (TexShare)
Texas Digital Sanborn Maps Digital access to large-scale historical maps of Texas towns and cities.(ProQuest; TexShare)
Texas Reference Center Texas history, biography, cultural diversity, literature, public health, business as well as home & garden and sports & leisure; Español-language newspaper El Sol de Texas (EBSCO; TexShare)
TOPICsearch Current events database that allows the user to explore social, political, and economic issues and other popular topics discussed in classrooms.(EBSCO; TexShare)
Transparent Language Database has over 80 languages to choose from. It is available on your desktop and through a smart device. (RBdigital; HADC)
TumbleBook Library Kids site that contains online story books, games, videos and read-alongs. In English, Spanish and French. (MCMLS)
Twayne Authors Series Full-text titles from the Twayne Literary Masters series, 200 each from Twayne World, US, and English Authors.(Gale; TexShare)
Twentieth Century American Poetry Poetry criticism(ProQuest; TexShare)
Twentieth Century English Poetry Poetry criticism.(ProQuest; TexShare)
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Value Line Comprehensive source of information stocks, more than 90 industries, the stock market, and the economy. Organized in three parts: Ratings & Reports; Summary & Index; Selection & Opinion. Includes an on-line tutorial of how to use the Value Line Investment Survey to manage your stock portfolio, as well as other useful instruction on investing. (ValueLine; HADC)
Vocational & Career Collection For career seekers. Latest industry-specific information. Interviewing, resumes. Full text (EBSCO; TexShare)
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World Book Encyclopedia Online Encyclopedia (MCMLS)
WorldCAT Books and other materials in libraries worldwide (No Full TEXT)(OCLC; TexShare)