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eShelf & Research

Use library tools and resources to discover new books and materials or do research online.
TexShare Databases Try these databases filled with magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, and other materials to help you discover more on any subject, from general interest to business, hobbies, and more. Please see your librarian for a username and password.

Good Reads Interested in the latest news headlines? Looking for something new to read? We'll get you pointed in the right direction.

Selected Sites This collection of recommended Web sites will makes it easy to find good information on the Internet on a wide variety of topics. Browse or search.

Dallas Metro Collection Explore news and information from reliable news sources spanning the Dallas metro area. Log in with your library card number.

America's News Explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources spanning the U.S., including. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device. Log in with your library card number.