One digital library with two apps. Overdrive is the most widely-used eBook and eAudiobook platform for popular fiction and nonfiction titles. There numerous ways you can access digital library materials from Overdrive. You may use your computer, Kindle, Nook, smartphone, tablet, iPad, or many other devices.
TexShare is a statewide resource sharing program designed to improve library service to Texans. The TexShare Consortium includes public libraries, colleges and universities, and libraries of clinical medicine. TexShare is administered by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC).
TexShare electronic resources include full-text journals and magazines, newspapers, ebooks, learning materials, genealogy resources, and much more.
The objectie is to promote reading to newborns, infants, and toddlers, while encouraging parent and child bonding through reading. Numerous studies estimate that as many as one in five children have difficulties learning to read. Reading has been associated as an early indicator of academic success. Parents and caregivers are the first education providers during the 0-5 early critical years. The 1000 Books Before Kindergarten challenge is a simple (read a book, any book to your child, with the goal of reading 1,000 before kindergarten) and very manageable endeavor. Our goal is to provide a simple, innovative yet fun approach to establishing strong early literacy skills. We help young children gain the confidence necessary to become strong readers.
Log all Summer Reading Online as well as other reading challenges througout the year. This is a great place to keep track of your 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten.
TexasLawHelp.org provides free legal information & court forms for simple civil legal problems. This website provides information to help Texas residents resolve their legal problems. The information on this website is not legal advice. Legal information is not the same as legal advice, which is the application of law to an individual's specific circumstances.
Borrow and read free ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines from your library using your phone or tablet.
Start with TexShare for homeowrk help, health or business information, academic journals, popular magazines, genealogy, or job and career development.
The concept is simple, the rewards are priceless. Read a book (any book) to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books (yes you can repeat books) before your precious one starts kindergarten. One book a day for a year is 365 books. The key is perseverance. Make it exciting.