• Gale Virtual Reference Library This is a great collection of Reference eBooks in a variety of topics such as Multicultural Studies, Nation and World, Social Science, and Religion. Sign in with Library Card Barcode TUTORIAL
  • Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints This is an excellent resource for research on different topics! Learn the pros and cons of various controversial topics to help on research papers, class assignments, and any type of debate.
  • TexShare Databases is a resource that has a wide range of resources available to view. Everything from academic and scholarly journals, to health and fitness articles, and even a database for hobbies and crafts. You will need a TexShare password to log in, if you do not have one, please call the Reference Desk to get one - 817-410-3404.
  • WorldBook has everything you need in an online Encyclopedia. From biographies, to science and history articles, this is one reference that has all types of information. Audio and video clips are included. Library Barcode Required
  • WorldCat The world's most comprehensive bibliography, with more than 86 million bibliographic records and nearly 1.2 billion holdings representing the collections of more than 10,000 libraries, over 400 languages, and all types of materials ranging from stone tablets to electronic books. WorldCat is updated daily and is now easier to search than ever. Recent enhancements include the ability to search by Library of Congress or Dewey Decimal Classification numbers, and to limit searches by material types, audiences and material formats. TexShare Password Required

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