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  • ERIC
    ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center. ERIC provides the full text of more than 2,200 digests. Citations and abstracts from over 1,000 educational and education-related journals are also provided.

  • Explora ElementaryLibrary Access Only
    Features relevant, age-appropriate content and easy-to-use functionality to support student research.

  • Explora High SchoolLibrary Access Only
    High-quality content from a variety of popular and academic sources to support student research and classroom instruction. Full-text articles and multimedia content on topics spanning key subject areas.

  • Explora Public LibrariesLibrary Access Only
    Searches across multiple resources for general research. Sources include magazine and newspaper articles, encyclopedia entries, Associated Press videos and images.
  • Learning Express Library
    Offers online PRACTICE TESTS for academic, civil service, GED, military, and professional licensing and certification. Academic tests available range from Adult Basic Skills Tests and the GED to college and graduate school entrance exams including the ACT, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, and the SAT. Advanced Placement and TOEFL tests are also included. Practice tests for TAKS 4th and 8th grade math and reading are included, as are THEA mathematics, reading comprehension, and writing practice tests. Skills improvement tests with Spanish instructions are provided. Texas real estate tests are also available.

  • Mango Languages
    Learn a new language. Mango's innovative teaching method utilizes real-life situations and actual conversations to teach languages more effectively. Mango introduces new conversational skills with each lesson, keeps you motivated, and builds confidence. Select from Spanish, French, German, Italian, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, and more.

  • Middle Search Plus
    Contains full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines, biographies and historical essays.
  • Science Online
    This database has hundreds of SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS covering a variety of topics and skill levels. Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.