Academic Search Complete

A comprehensive resource of full-text academic journals, videos, reports and books on dozens of subjects ranging from anthropology chemistry and culture to law, women studies and zoology.

Academic Video Online

For Academic Library patrons only.  Academic Video Online makes video material available with curricular relevance: documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels, and more.  Search for award-winning films including Academy, Emmy, and Peabody winners and access content from PBS, BBC, 60 MINUTES, National Geographic, Annenberg Learner, BroadwayHD, A&E Networks' History and more.


A bibliographic resource with millions of citations relating to the field of agriculture for journal articles, book chapters, theses, patents, and technical reports to support agricultural research.


EBSCO is the leading provider of research databases, e-journals, amgazine subscriptions, e-books and discovery service to libraries of all kinds.

Alt Health Watch

A source for alternative perspectives on healthcare and wellness providing access to the latest information and materials related to holistic medicine.


A collection of e-books from the E-Read Texas Unlimited Collection, including popular non-fiction such as travel, nutrition and health, and gardening, along with adult and young adult fiction. Accessible anywhere in Texas.

Bibliography of Indigenous Peoples in North America

A bibliographic database that covers the culture, history and daily life of native North Americans, which isideal for researching the contributions, struggles and issues of North America's indigenous peoples.

Bluebonnet News

Bluebonnet News is the only news source for all of Liberty County and the surrounding area.
Our goals are:

  • to inform the community of breaking news and issues that impact residents' daily lives;
  • promote local schools, churches and organizations;
  • provide a free resource for citizens to discuss and share information;
  • encourage people to shop local, eat local and drink local to promote businesses; and
  • provide an effective advertising platform for employers, businesses and entities.

Book Connections

Resources about children's and young adult books from TeachingBooks, including exclusive Meet-the-Author movies and recordings, book trailers, and Reader's Advisory to help you choose the right book.

Book Review Digest Plus

An essential library tool providing access to book reviews on a wide range of topics from a variety of sources, including newspapers, review journals and popular magazines.

Business Abstracts and Full-text

A database containing full-text articles from key publications covering business topics including finance, management, international business, human resources and marketing.

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Reference

A full-text database that covers all aspects of business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR), including risk evaluation, emergency preparedness and crisis communications.

Business Source Complete

Premium business content, including research articles, SWOT analyses, company profiles, industry information and more, via a highly focused user interface created especially for the business searcher.

Search the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners.

Computer Source

A full-text database covering computer science and technology disciplines and the business and social implication of new technology.

Consumer Health Complete

A patient education support tool with consumer-oriented content covering mainstream, holistic and integrated medicine.

eBooks at EBSCOhost

Full text for thousands of recently published fiction and nonfiction books on a variety of topics, such as business, economics, history, law, literature, psychology, religion, the STEM subjects and more.

Educational Administration Abstracts

A bibliographic research database that covers areas related to educational administration including education leadership, educational management and education research.

ERIC-Education Resources Information Center

A database providing more than one million records available from the Education Resources Information Center, a robust source of educational literature.

Essay and General Literature Index

An index of essays from more than 9,000 anthologies published in the U.S., Canda and Great Britain Since 1985, with coverage spanning the entire range of humanities and social sciences.


An easy-to-use search interface for K-5 students looking for magazine and newspaper articles, books and encyclopedias on a variety of topics, such as animals, art, music, geography, language arts, math, science and social studies.

Explora-High School

An easy-to-use search interface for students in grades 6-12 looking for magazine and newspaper articles, books, informational texts, primary sources, multimedia and more on a variety of curriculum-related topics.

Explora-Public Libraries

An easy-to-search interface for public library patrons looking for magazine and newspaper articles, books and other reference materials on a variety of topics.

First Search

First Search delivers precise, full-featured searching of WorldCat, the largest database of library bibliogrpahic information.  It enables people to find authoritative content in every format from library collections worldwide.

Fold3 Library Edition

Convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.  This continually-growing collection contains millions of records from world-class archives, many of which are exclusively available on Fold3.

Fuente Academica Premier

A multidisciplinary database that provides full-text doverage of Spanish-language scholarly content with journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain.

Gale Books and Authors

Answer the age-old question, "What do I read next?"  Search and match reading interests to books, authors, genres, or topics.

Gale Business: Entrepreneurship

Learn how to start, finance, or manage your small business.  Includes sample business plans, how to guides, articles, and more.

Gale eBooks

Explore this database of encyclopedias and reference sources within the Gale eBooks platform.  For multidisciplinary research.

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Find overviews, news, and opinions on hundreds of today's important social issues.

Gale In Context: Science

Understand context for hundreds of science topics through overviews, journals, news, interactive experiments, and more.

Gale Legal Forms

Access a wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms and resources across the most popular legal areas.

Gale OneFile: Business

Understand the activities of companies and industries worldwide through leading business and trade publications.  Updated daily.

Gale OneFile: Economics and Theory

Discover content useful for starting a business, marketing a product, developing policy, analyzing trends, and more.

Gale OneFile: Educator's Reference Complete

Gain insight on issues in administration, funding, and policy.  Best for educators, administrators, and education students.

Gale OneFile: Entrepreneurship

Analyze business insights, tips, strategies, and success stories.  Updated daily.  Best for business schools and entrepreneurs.

Gale OneFile: Hospitality and Tourism

Discover well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism industries.

Gale OneFile: Information Science

Access articles covering all aspects of managing and maintaining information and technology.  Updated daily.

Gale OneFile: Insurance and Liability

Discover information about physical and intellectual asset protection, from individuals to multinational corporations.

Gale OneFile: Gardening and Horticulture

Find millions of articles on teh practical and scientific aspects of horticulture studies.  For all horticultural enthusasts.

Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine

Find up-to-date information on a range of health care topics.  Best for students, researchers, and health care professionals.

Gale OneFile: Home Improvement

Search home improvement topics such as architectural techniques, tool and material selection zoning requirements, and more.

Health Source Nursing Academic Edition

An essential resource for nursing and health research covering pediatrics, critical care, mental health, medical law and more.

Health Source-Consumer Edition

A source for consumer health information from popular magazines about aging, fitness, nutrition, wellness, disease prevention and more.

HeritageQuest Online

HeritageQuest Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content.  Powered by Ancestry with more than 4.4 billion records and coverage dating back to the 1700's.

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center

A collection of leading hobby and craft magazines with detailed hot-to instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.

Home Improvement Reference Center

A comprehensive full-text collection of detailed, user-friendly how-to information covering a variety of home improvement and repair projects.

Information Science and Technology Abstracts

An information science database, providing indexing and abstracts for journal articles, books, research reports and conference proceedings.

Job and Career Accelerator

A job search and career exploration resource with more than 1,100 occupations, sample resumes and cover letters, current job and internship postings, and guidance on preparing for and getting a job.

LearningExpress Library

A collection of interactive tutorials, practice tests, articles, flash cards and e-books patrons can use to improve academic skills in reading, writing, math and science as well as prepare for high-stakes exams.

Legal Collection

A valuable database of the most respected scholarly law journals covering the current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.

Legal Information Reference Center

A resource to help laypersons navigate a wide range of legal issues with top consumer legal reference books including Nolo do-it-yourself guides as well as thousands of legal forms.

Library Information Science and Technology Abstracts

Indexing and abstracts for key library and information science journals, books, research reports and more.

Literary Reference Center

A rich collection of full text covering thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

MAS Complete

A full-text database with hundreds of high school magazines and reference books, thousands of biographies and primary source documents, and over one million photos, maps and flags.

Master FILE Complete

A multidisciplinary database providing full text for popular magazines, reference books and other highly regarded sourcs from world leading publishers.


A unique collection of medical and scientific journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers covering a range of health and medical subjects.


Created by the United States National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE is an authoritative bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts for biomedical and health journals used by health care professionals, nurses, clinicians and researchers.

Middle Search Plus

A full-text database of popular middle school magazines and reference books, biographies and primary source documents, and over one million photos, maps and  flags.

Military and Government Collection

Provides cover-to-cover full text, indexing and abstracts for hundreds of journals and periodicals pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

Natural and Alternative Treatments

A database containing accurate, unbiased information on medical conditions, alternative therapies, herbs and supplements, funcctional foods, drug interactions and homeopathy.

Newspaper Source Plus

A resource offering cover-to-cover full text for U.S., international and regional newspapers as well as television and radio news transcripts from major networks.

Novelist Plus

(EBSCO): This is a popular readers’ advisory service that helps readers find fiction and nonfiction books. It includes reviews, book covers, booklists, links to author web pages & much more!

Play Index

An index of classic and historical plays, along with the works of contemporary playwrights.

Primary Search

A full-text database for young researchers with easy-to-read online encyclopedia entries, complete articles from popular children magazines, and a vast image collection.

Professional Development Collection

A highly specialized collection designed for educators, librarians and education researchers that includes full text for nearly 500 journals and more than 200 educational reports.

ProQuest AFrican American Heritage

ProQuest African American Heritage is a groundbreaking digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research.  This collection was created in partnership with leading African American genealogists and recognized leaders in genealogical information to develop a comprehensive mix of resources, records, and tools specifically pertaining to African Americans.

ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection

The SciTech Premium Collection includees the Natural Science Collection and the Technology Collection 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.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

An essential collection for psychologists, counselors and researchers with leading scholarly information of anthropology, mental processes, experimental methods and more.

Race Relations Abstracts

Contains abstracts for the top academic journals, books, periodicals and newspapers related to ethnic and racial studies.

Recursos Para Hispanohablantes

A center for native Spanish speakers to learn basic, academic skills including hot to prepare for the GED en Espanol, Herramientas de aprendizaje, carrera y ciudadan en espanol.

Referencia Latina

A full-text Spanish-language database coverning a broad array of subjects, which offers reference books, general interest magazines, newspapers, newswires and health reports.

Regional Business News

Newspapers, magazines and other resources from trusted news sources published in the United States and Canada.

Religion and Philosophy Collection

A full-text collection of journal and magazine content on world religions, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and more.

Salud en Espanol

A collection of Spanish-language evidence-based reports and fact sheets covering all aspects of health and wellness, including disease, conditions, injuries, procedures and treatments.

Science and Technology Collection

A full-text database of top science journals covering an scientific and technical subjects, including chemistry, biology, computer technology and physics.

Serials Directory

The most up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information and current pricing structures for popular serials.

Short Story Index

An essential index for readers seeking short stories by author or genre and those researching a literary figure or body of work.

Small Business Reference Center

Supports small business owners and entrepreneurs with reference books including Nolo do-it-yourself guides as well as business videos, details on how to create business plans, and more.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

A well-organized collection of detailed, yet user-friendly, repair guides for all manner of small engines.

Sustainability Reference Center

Full-text content relevant to many integral areas of sustainability initiative management such as recycling, renewable energy, resource conservation and more. -- Bring to life childrens and YA books with video trailers, author interviews, discussion questions, and much more.  Great for book clubs, choosing books, and homework help!

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps

Digital Sanborn Maps provides digital access to 2118 large-scal maps of 436 Texas towns and cities, including Dallas, Houston, Austin, El Paso, Fort Worth, and San Antonio.

Texas Reference Center

A collection of journals and books about Texas and Texans with topics including the state's history, its ethnic and cultural diversity, literature, public health, business, leisure and more.

The Vindicator

Liberty County News and information.  Proudly serving all of Liberty County, Published in Liberty, Texas sinc 1887.

TOPIC search

A diverse full-text collection to support conversation about current events; social, political and economic issues; scientific discoveries and other topics discussed in classrooms.

Twentieth-Century American Poetry

This unparalleled collection includes some 50,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets, including Adrienne Rich, Andrei Codrescu, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Cathy Song.

Twentieth-Century English Poetry

A collection of more than 600 volumes of poetry by 283 poets from 1900 to the present day, including W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Thomas Hardy, Wilfre Owen, Thom Gunn, Fleur Adcock, Paul Muldoon, Tony Harrison, Benjamin Zephaniah and Carol Ann Duffy, and incorporating the poets of the The Faber Poerty Library.

Vocational and Career Collection

Full-text coverage for trade and industry-related periodicals for high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public.