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

Updated:
9/13/2017

Vendor Next Renewal Date

Adam Matthew

1 American Indian Histories and Cultures History/Genealogy 11/1/2017
2 American West History/Genealogy 11/1/2017

EBSCO

3 Academic Search Complete General 7/1/2017
4 AGRICOLA Science/Technology 7/1/2017
5 Alt Health Watch Health/Medical 7/1/2017
6 Bibliography of Native North Americans History/Genealogy 7/1/2017
7 Book Review Digest Plus Literature 7/1/2017
8 Business Abstracts with Full Text Business 7/1/2017
9 Business Source Complete Business 7/1/2017
10 Computer Source Science/Technology 7/1/2017
11 Education Administration Abstracts Homework 7/1/2017
12 Encyclopedia of Animals Homework 7/1/2017
13 ERIC  Homework 7/1/2017
14 Essay & General Literature Index Literature 7/1/2017
15 Family Studies Abstracts General 7/1/2017
16 Fuente Academica Premier Spanish-Language 7/1/2017
17 Funk & Wagnall’s New Encyclopedia Homework 7/1/2017
18 Health Source: Consumer Edition Health/Medical 7/1/2017
19 Health Source: Nursing/Academic Health/Medical 7/1/2017
20 Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center General 7/1/2017
21 Home Improvement Reference Center General 7/1/2017
22 Humanities Full Text General 7/1/2017
23 Information Science & Technology Abstracts Science/Technology 7/1/2017
24 Legal Collection  Business 7/1/2017
25 Legal Information Reference  Center Business 7/1/2017
26 Literary Reference Center Literature 7/1/2017
27 LISTA (Library Information Science & Technology Abstracts Literature 7/2/2017
28 MAS Ultra: School Edition Homework 7/1/2017
29 MasterFILE Premier General 7/1/2017
30 MedicLatina Spanish-Language 7/1/2017
31 MEDLINE Health/Medical 7/1/2017
32 Middle Search Plus Homework 7/1/2017
33 Military & Government Collection  General 7/1/2017
34 Natural & Alternative Treatments Health/Medical 7/1/2017
35 Newspaper Source Newspapers 7/1/2017
36 Play Index Literature 7/1/2017
37 Primary Search Homework 7/1/2017
38 Professional Development Collection Homework 7/1/2017
39 Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection Science/Technology 7/1/2017
40 Race Relations Abstracts Science/Technology 7/1/2017
41 Regional Business News Business 7/1/2017
42 Religion & Philosophy Homework 7/1/2017
43 Salud en Espanol Spanish-Language 7/1/2017
44 Science & Technology Collection Science/Technology 7/1/2017
45 Serials Directory General 7/1/2017
46 Short Story Index Literature 7/1/2017
47 Small Business Reference Center Business 7/1/2017
48 Small Engine Repair Reference Center Science/Technology 7/1/2017
49 Teacher Reference Center Homework 7/2/2017
50 Texas Reference Center History/Genealogy 7/1/2017
51 TOPICsearch Homework 7/1/2017
52 Vocational & Career Collection Homework 7/1/2017

Gale

53 Health Reference Center Academic Health/Medical 9/30/2017
54 LegalForms Business 7/1/2017
55 Literature Resource Center - LRC Literature 7/1/2017
56 Twayne’s Authors Series  Literature 7/1/2017
57 Science in Context Science/Technology 6/15/2017
58 Scribner Writers Literature 7/1/2017

Learning Express

59 Learning Express Library including Job & Career Accelerator and PrepStep 2 & 4 year Career Development 7/1/2017

ebooks on EBSCHost

60 ebooks on EBSCOHost (Over 27,000 titles) General 7/1/2017

OCLC

61 OCLC First Search Literature 7/1/2017

Pronunciator

62 Proninciator Complete Language Learning 8/14/2017

ProQuest

63 Heritage Quest History/Genealogy 10/1/2017
64 Texas Digital Sanborn Maps  History/Genealogy 10/1/2017
65 20th Century American Poetry Literature 10/1/2017
66 20th Century English Poetry Literature 10/1/2017
67 SciTech Collection Science/Technology 7/1/2017
68 Science & Technology Ebook Subscription Science/Technology 7/1/2017
69 e-Libro Premium Science/Technology 7/1/2017
70 DASH! Science/Technology 7/1/2017

TeachingBooks

71 TeachingBooks.net Literature 6/15/2017
 

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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