Emergency Notification:

All areas of Riverside Park, with the exception of the Pumphouse Restaurant, are closed due to a significant rise of the Guadalupe River. The closure will remain in place until the river recedes to a safe level. Motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists are reminded not to cross the barricaded areas where the Park is closed off to ensure everyone's safety.  Please be advised of the following City road closures: Victoria Street between Church and River; Murray Street between Vine and Victoria; Convent Street between Vine and Victoria; and Bluff Street between Red River and North. Victoria County road closures include: River Rd. between Smith and Tibiletti Rd.; Fordyce Rd. between Parsifal Rd. and Old River Rd.; Tibiletti Rd.; Smith Rd.; Fox Rd. from Fordyce to Hwy. 59; FM1685 from SW Moody to Wally Ln.; Parsifal Rd. from Hwy. 59 to Fordyce; Mexico Rd.; and Saxet Lake is also closed.



Find the answer you need in the online databases.  Your Victoria Public Library card gives you access to more than 70 subscription databases from your home, office or school.  These quality online resources provide access to newspapers, magazines, journals and more.  Please note some of the databases can only be accessed from within the library as indicated.

You will need your Victoria Public Library card to log onto some of the online databases.

Databases A-Z
Alphabetical list of all library databases.

Databases by Subject

TexShare Databases

texshare_logo_medium_text_001The TexShare Database program provides a wealth of electronic database resources to libraries throughout the State of Texas with full-text articles from journals, newspapers, magazines and many other sources.

Due to strict licensing agreements, the TexShare Databases are NOT available to users outside the State of Texas.

How do I access TexShare Databases?

The TexShare Databases may be accessed remotely with a username and password available from your local library. Contact the Victoria Public Library at 361-485-3302 for this information.