Certain resources included in the TexShare Databases Program can be used on public websites with no required authentication for patrons physically located in your region. Authentication is determined based on the patron's IP address and may not work for patrons physically located outside of Texas or in another part of the state. These include the following:

Vendor Resource Public URL
Gale ChiltonLibrary.com https://www.galesupport.com/texasgeo/?loc=location_id&db=CHLL
Gale Gale Books & Authors https://www.galesupport.com/texasgeo/?loc=location_id&db=BNA
Gale Gale In Context: Elementary https://www.galesupport.com/texasgeo/?loc=location_id&db=ITKE
Gale Gale In Context: High School https://www.galesupport.com/texasgeo/?loc=location_id&db=SUIC
Gale Gale In Context: Middle School https://www.galesupport.com/texasgeo/?loc=location_id&db=MSIC
Gale Gale In Context: Science https://www.galesupport.com/texasgeo/?loc=location_id&db=SCIC
Gale Gale Interactive Science https://www.galesupport.com/texasgeo/?loc=location_id&db=ISSCI
Gale Gale LegalForms https://www.galesupport.com/texasgeo/?loc=location_id&db=TGLF
Gale Gale Presents: National Geographic Kids https://www.galesupport.com/texasgeo/?loc=location_id&db=NGMK
EBSCO LearningExpress Library https://www.learningexpresshub.com/learningexpresslibrary?AuthToken=auth_token

Note that these links will not work without the unique library codes listed in red. All usage via these links will be tracked to your library.

Additionally, some resources require no authentication for users physically located in Texas. Usage of resources through these links will not be tracked to your library.

Vendor Resource Public URL
TeachingBooks TeachingBooks.net https://www.teachingbooks.net
BiblioLabs E-Read Texas Unlimited Collection https://e-readtx.biblioboard.com/home
BiblioLabs E-Read Texas for Kids https://e-readtxkids.biblioboard.com/home

 

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