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TexQuest Online Resources

Thanks to restored funding from the 83rd State Legislature, the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) has reestablished a statewide database program for K-12 public schools and open enrollment charter schools. Use the buttons below to search any of these online resources. Or use the button below to search all the Gale databases at once.
 
PowerSearch logo
 
 
 
 
See your campus library staff for login and password.
 
 
Elementary Resources
 
Britannica Ebooks
 
Britannica Ebooks - Elementary Ebook collections. See your campus library staff for username and password.
Britannica Learning Zone
 
Britannica Learning Zone - Interactive learning games for early elementary. See your campus library staff for username and password.
Britannica Elem logo
 
Britannica Online - Encyclopedia Britannica content, aligned for Elementary, Middle School, and High School. See your campus library staff for username and password.
 
EBSCO Ebooks
 
EBSCO Ebooks - K-8:
Elementary Ebook collections. See your campus library staff for username and password.
Kids InfoBits logo
 
Kids InfoBits: 
Age-appropriate, curriculum-related content for the beginning research needs of K-5 students. See your campus library staff for password.
NatGeo Kids logo
 
National Geographic Kids:
Amazing adventures in science, nature, cultures, archaeology, and space. See your campus library staff for password.
 
SIRS Discoverer
 
SIRS Discoverer: 
Curriculum-related content for the beginning research needs of K-8 students. See your campus library staff for username and password.
   
 
 Junior High Resources
 
Britannica Ebooks
 
Britannica Ebooks:
Elementary Ebook collections. See your campus library staff for username and password.
Britannica MiddleSchool logo
 
Britannica Online:
Encyclopedia Britannica content, aligned for Elementary, Middle School, and High School. See your campus library staff for username and password.
 
EBSCO Ebooks
 
EBSCO Ebooks - K-8:
Elementary Ebook collections. See your campus library staff for username and password.
 
InfoTrac logo
 
InfoTrac Newsstand:
Innovative full-text newspaper resource that lets students instantly search by title, headline, date, author, newspaper section, and other fields. See your campus library staff for password.
General OneFile logo
 
General OneFile - 24/7 access to the largest collection of full-text periodicals. See your campus library staff for password.
Research In Context logo
 
Research in Context:
Age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more. Students will find support to complete assignments in core subjects including literature, science, social studies, and history. See your campus library staff for password.
 
SIRS Discoverer
 
SIRS Discoverer: 
Curriculum-related content for the beginning research needs of K-8 students. See your campus library staff for username and password.
   
 
High School Resources  
 
Academic OneFile logo
 
Academic OneFile - Complete source for peer-reviewed scholarly articles across all academic disciplines. See your campus library staff for password.
Britannica HS logo
 
Britannica Online - Encyclopedia Britannica content, aligned for Elementary, Middle School, and High School. See your campus library staff for username and password.
EBSCO Business
 
EBSCO eBooks: Business Collection - Downloadable eBooks that can also be read online. See your campus library staff for username and password.
 
EBSCO HS
 
EBSCO eBooks: High School Collection - Downloadable eBooks that can also be read online. See your campus library staff for username and password.
EBSCO History
 
EBSCO eBooks: History Collection - 
Downloadable eBooks that can also be read online. See your campus library staff for username and password.
Gale Literary Sources
 
Gale Literary Sources: Literary content integrates with subject indexing for a full research experience. See your campus library staff for password.
 
Gale Virtual Reference logo
 
Gale Virtual Reference Library - Single source for eBooks available 24/7 that offers unlimited and simultaneous circulation of your reference collection. See your campus library staff for password.
General OneFile logo
 
General OneFile - Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events. See your campus library staff for password.
GREENR logo
 
GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources) -  Multimedia coverage of environmental issues, including health care and climate change. See your campus library staff for password.
 
Health & Wellness logo
 
Health and Wellness Resource Center - Health-focused magazines, reference, video, and more. See your campus library staff for password.
InfoTrac logo
 
InfoTrac Newsstand - Regional, national, and world newspapers. See your campus library staff for password.
Lit Finder
 
LitFinder - Literary works and secondary source materials covering literature and authors throughout history and across the globe. It includes full-text poems and poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, plays, biographies, work summaries, photographs, and a glossary. See your campus library staff for password.
 
Literature Resource logo
 
Literature Resource Center - Supports teaching critical thinking and analysis by expert example through the world's largest curated online collection of literary criticism. See your campus library staff for password.
Opposing Viewpoints logo
 
Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Pro/con viewpoint essays covering today’s latest social issues that explore hot topics from all perspectives. See your campus library staff for password.
 
 
Science in Context - Academic articles, videos, experiments, and more. See your campus library staff for password.
 
College, Career, and Military Readiness
Chilton
 
ChiltonQuick online access to repair, maintenance and service information on popular vehicles, with information on actual tear-downs in easy to follow step-by-step procedures. See your campus library staff for password.
 
EBSCO Academic
 
EBSCO Academic - Ebooks for research and for entertainment. See your campus library staff for username and password.
EBSCO LearnEx - Computer
 
EBSCO Learning Express: Computer Skills Center - Video courses to learn popular software and computer basics. See your campus library staff for username and password.
EBSCO LearnEx - Job
 
EBSCO Learning Express: Job and Career Accelerator - Powerful tools and guidance to achieve your career goals. See your campus library staff for username and password.
EBSCO LearnEx - Library
 
EBSCO Learning Express: Learning Express Library - Resources for test preparation, college and career preparation, skills development and more. See your campus library staff for username and password.
EBSCO LearnEx - PrepSTEP
 
EBSCO Learning Express: PrepSTEP - Test prep and skills development. See your campus library staff for username and password.
 
 
 
Recursos en español
 
Britannica Escolar
 
Britannica Spanish Reference Center - This site offers resources in Spanish for elementary and middle school students.
Britannica Moderna
 
Britannica Spanish Reference Center - This site offers resources in Spanish for high school and college students.
Informe logo
 
Informe Académico - Full-text resource that meets the needs of Spanish-speaking learners. Features title annotations in both English and Spanish to help non-Spanish speaking staff easily assist users.
 
Teacher Resources
 
Britannica Teacher Resources
 
Britannica: Texas Educator Resources - Templates and training materials for teachers. See your campus library staff for the username and password.
EBSCO Education
 
EBSCO: Education Edition - eBooks for educators. See your campus library staff for the username and password.
 
EBSCO Tutorials
 
 
EBSCO: Training Tutorials, Tips, & Tricks - Training for teachers and students.
 
Educators' Reference
 
Educators' Reference Complete - Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education. See your campus library staff for the username and password.
 
Explora
 
Explora: Educators' Edition - eBooks for educators. See your campus library staff for the username and password. 
 
 
TeachingBooks.net
 
 
TeachingBooks.net - Resources for teaching literature. See your campus library staff for the username and password.
TX History Toolkit
 
Texas History Toolkit - Links to resources for Texas History, grades 4, 7, and 11.