Licensed TexShare Databases
Vendor Contract Subscriptions SFY2018

Contracts valid through June 30, 2018. New contracts will be in place July 1, 2018, as the result of a competitive bidding process. The list of contracted resources may change at that time.

Skip to list of contracts that allow Interlibrary Loan

 

TexShare Core Databases

11/6/2017
Vendor Resource Descriptions URLs and EZproxy Stanzas

Adam Matthew

1 American Indian Histories and Cultures Description Link
2 American West Description Link

EBSCO

3 Academic Search Complete Description Link
4 AGRICOLA Description Link
5 Alt Health Watch Description Link
6 Bibliography of Native North Americans Description Link
7 Book Review Digest Plus Description Link
8 Business Abstracts with Full Text Description Link
9 Business Source Complete Description Link
10 Computer Source Description Link
11 Education Administration Abstracts Description Link
12 Encyclopedia of Animals* *resource was integrated into Explora for Elementary School  
13 ERIC  Description Link
14 Essay & General Literature Index Description Link
15 Family Studies Abstracts Description Link
16 Fuente Academica Premier Description Link
17 Funk & Wagnall’s New Encyclopedia Description Link
18 Health Source: Consumer Edition Description Link
19 Health Source: Nursing/Academic Description Link
20 Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center Description Link
21 Home Improvement Reference Center Description Link
22 Humanities Full Text Description Link
23 Information Science & Technology Abstracts Description Link
24 Legal Collection  Description Link
25 Legal Information Reference  Center Description Link
26 Literary Reference Center Description Link
27 LISTA (Library Information Science & Technology Abstracts Description Link
28 MAS Ultra: School Edition Description Link
29 MasterFILE Premier Description Link
30 MedicLatina Description Link
31 MEDLINE Description Link
32 Middle Search Plus Description Link
33 Military & Government Collection  Description Link
34 Natural & Alternative Treatments Description Link
35 Newspaper Source Description Link
36 Play Index Description Link
37 Primary Search Description Link
38 Professional Development Collection Description Link
39 Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection Description Link
40 Race Relations Abstracts Description Link
41 Regional Business News Description Link
42 Religion & Philosophy Description Link
43 Salud en Espanol Description Link
44 Science & Technology Collection Description Link
45 Serials Directory Description Link
46 Short Story Index Description Link
47 Small Business Reference Center Description Link
48 Small Engine Repair Reference Center Description Link
49 Teacher Reference Center Description Link
50 Texas Reference Center Description Link
51 TOPICsearch Description Link
52 Vocational & Career Collection Description Link

Gale

53 Health Reference Center Academic Description Link
54 LegalForms Description Link
55 Literature Resource Center - LRC Description Link
56 Twayne’s Authors Series  Description Link
57 Science in Context Description Link
58 Scribner Writers Description Link

Learning Express

59 Learning Express Library including Job & Career Accelerator and PrepStep 2 & 4 year Description Link

ebooks on EBSCOHost

60 ebooks on EBSCOHost (Over 27,000 titles) Description Link

OCLC

61 OCLC First Search Description Link

Pronunciator

62 Pronunciator Complete Description Link

ProQuest

63 Heritage Quest Description Link
64 Texas Digital Sanborn Maps  Description Link
65 20th Century American Poetry Description Link
66 20th Century English Poetry Description Link
67 SciTech Collection Description Link
68 Science & Technology Ebook Subscription Description Link
69 e-Libro Premium Description Link

TeachingBooks

71 TeachingBooks.net Description Link

 

TexShare contracts that allow interlibrary loan and other use
for State Fiscal Year 2018

Allowed in TexShare contracts (7/1/17 - 6/30/18) ILL Reserves Course Packs Course Management Systems (e.g., Blackboard, Canvas) Scholarly Sharing
EBSCO Yes1 No No Silent Silent
GALE Yes2 Yes Yes Silent Silent
Learning Express N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
           
Allowed in TexShare contracts (10/1/17 - 9/30/18)          
ProQuest Yes3 No No Silent Yes4

This project is made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services grant #LS-00-16-0044-16.

For questions or comments, please contact:

Russlene Waukechon
TexShare Database Coordinator
Texas State Library and Archives Commission
512-463-5465
800-252-9386 (toll free for Texas callers)
texshare@tsl.texas.gov

A complete list of direct URLs for these resources is available at:
www.tsl.texas.gov/texshare/dburllist.html

1. EBSCOhost (Core Menu Resources) Contract 13-8008
C. TSLAC, Authorized Sites, and Authorized Users agree to abide by the Copyright Act of 1976 as well as any contractual restrictions, copyright restrictions, or other restrictions provided by publishers and specified in the Databases or Services. Pursuant to these terms and conditions, TSLAC, Authorized Sites, and Authorized Users may download, email, FAX, employ electronic delivery, or print limited copies of citations, abstracts, full text or portions thereof provided the information is used solely in accordance with copyright law. TSLAC and Authorized Sites may fulfill requests from other institutions using EBSCO Databases and Services, a practice commonly called Interlibrary Loan (ILL) as long as such uses are not prohibited in the copyright statement accompanying the content to be lent. TSLAC and Authorized Users may not publish the information. Neither TSLAC nor Authorized Users shall use the Database or Services as a component of or the basis of any other publication prepared for sale and will neither duplicate nor alter the Databases or Services or any of the content therein in any manner nor use same for sale or distribution. All reproduction and distribution of such printouts and all downloading and electronic storage of materials retrieved through the Databases or Services shall be for internal or personal use. Downloading all or parts of the Databases or Services in a systematic or regular manner so as to create a collection of materials comprising all or part of the Databases or Services is strictly prohibited whether or not such collection is in electronic or print form. Notwithstanding the above restrictions, this paragraph shall not restrict the use of the materials under the doctrine of “fair use” as defined under the laws of the United States. Publishers may impose their own conditions of use applicable only to their content. Such conditions of use shall be displayed on the computer screen displays associated with such content. TSLAC shall take all reasonable precautions to limit the usage of the Databases or Services to those specifically authorized by this Agreement.

2. Gale (STEM Resources) Contract 16-8462
Interlibrary Loan. The Licensee may not use the Licensed Content for the purpose of supplying interlibrary loan requests without the prior written consent of Cengage and (if applicable) its third party licensor(s).
Gale: (Science in Context: TexShare & TexQuest) (Gale Legal Forms: TexShare) Contract 16-8463
Interlibrary Loan. The Licensee may not use the Licensed Content for the purpose of supplying interlibrary loan requests without the prior written consent of Cengage and (if applicable) its third party licensor(s).

3. ProQuest (STEM Resources): Contract 16-8468
Academic Institutions, Schools, and Public Libraries. If Customer is an academic institution, school, or public library: i. Interlibrary Loan (ILL). Library Customer may loan digital or print copies of materials retrieved from the Service to other libraries, provided that (i) loans are not done in a manner or magnitude that would replace the receiving library’s own subscription to the Service or purchase of the underlying work (e.g., newspaper, magazine, book), (ii) Customer complies with any special terms governing specific content or licensors as described in this Agreement, (iii) with respect to e-books, copying is limited to small portions of a book, and (iv) Customer complies with all laws and regulations regarding ILL.
ii. Scholarly Sharing. Customer and its Authorized Users may provide to a third party colleague minimal, insubstantial amounts of materials retrieved from the Service for personal use or scholarly, educational research use in hard copy or electronically, provided that in no case any such sharing is done in a manner or magnitude as to act as a replacement for the recipient's or recipient educational institution's own subscription to either the Service or the purchase of the underlying work.

4. ProQuest (STEM Resources): Contract 16-8468
Academic Institutions, Schools, and Public Libraries. If Customer is an academic institution, school, or public library: i. Interlibrary Loan (ILL). Library Customer may loan digital or print copies of materials retrieved from the Service to other libraries, provided that (i) loans are not done in a manner or magnitude that would replace the receiving library’s own subscription to the Service or purchase of the underlying work (e.g., newspaper, magazine, book), (ii) Customer complies with any special terms governing specific content or licensors as described in this Agreement, (iii) with respect to e-books, copying is limited to small portions of a book, and (iv) Customer complies with all laws and regulations regarding ILL.
ii. Scholarly Sharing. Customer and its Authorized Users may provide to a third party colleague minimal, insubstantial amounts of materials retrieved from the Service for personal use or scholarly, educational research use in hard copy or electronically, provided that in no case any such sharing is done in a manner or magnitude as to act as a replacement for the recipient's or recipient educational institution's own subscription to either the Service or the purchase of the underlying work.

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