TexShare Database Program
The TexShare Database Program provides a wealth of electronic database resources to over 700 public, academic, and libraries of clinical medicine throughout the state at a significant cost savings. These electronic databases are powerful research tools available 24 hours a day in the homes or offices of registered patrons of participating Texas libraries. They provide full-text articles from journals, newspapers, magazines, and many other sources. Entire books can be read online. Database topics include homework help for students, health information, business information, biography and genealogy, as well as literature and archival information.
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TexSelect Database Information
Database Title Lists and
Database Cost Share
Instructional / Reference
and Online Publications
Core Database Information
Budgeting Plans - 2012 through 2015 (Word)
Download a free viewer for the word file.
- Timeline for TexShare Databases Contracts Processes for 2012-2013 and 2013-2014
- Register for the TexShare Database Service (Texas Libraries Only)
- Core Database URLs for Use on Library Web Pages
Current TexShare License
Working Group Information
TexShare Member Library Directory
Look Up TexShare Libraries
(Includes Home Page Links, Online Catalog Links, Program Participation Verification)
Contact / Help
News, FAQs, and Announcements:
AMDigital FAQ- Learn more about the "American West" and "American Indian Histories and Cultures" databases.
EBSCO DIY Databases FAQ - Whether you're starting a new business, puttering around the house, or just in the mood to pursue your hobbies, these resources offer compelling content, plus powerful tips and tools.
The TexShare Databases are supported in part by funds granted to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the primary source of federal support for the nation's libraries and museums. The Institute's mission is to create strong libraries and museums that connect people to information and ideas.