FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Russlene Waukechon


512-463-7402
rwaukechon@tsl.texas.gov

TexShare: Updates to LearningExpress, ProQuest, and Gale resources

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 • Austin, Texas • News Release

Recently, Gale partnered with Visual Learning Systems, an educational science publisher whose mission is to provide high quality, visual-based content that instructs, challenges, and inspires young learners.

Approximately 140 videos, including videos on topics frequently studied in middle school earth science and physical science courses, have been added to Gale's Science In Context.

See the full announcement (with screenshots)

ProQuest has updated TexShare's LibGuide to include a new comparison chart featuring the differences between HeritageQuest Online vs. Ancestry Library Edition. The ProQuest LibGuide created exclusively for TexShare can be found here: http://proquest.libguides.com/texshare. Click on the “For Librarians” tab to find the comparison document.

LearningExpress Library now has Librarian Resources in English and Spanish. The new English & Spanish Quick Start Guide can be found by selecting “Librarian Resources” on the bottom toolbar of the LearningExpress Library homepage; select a product (LearningExpress Library, PrepStep for Colleges, or PrepStep for High Schools). The Quick Start Guide can be found on the next webpage, this one page handout briefly introduces LearningExpress to your patrons in both languages.

Screen shot of a Promotional Resources - Learning Express Library page

Questions? Contact Russlene Waukechon, TexShare E-Resources Coordinator, at 512-463-7402 or rwaukechon@tsl.texas.gov.


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