A bibliographic resource with millions of citations relating to the field of agriculture for journal articles, book chapters, theses, patents, and technical reports to support agricultural research.

Academic Search Complete

A comprehensive resource of full-text academic journals, videos, reports and books on dozens of subjects ranging from anthropology, chemistry and culture to law, women studies and zoology.

Academic Video Online

For Academic Library patrons only. Academic Video Online makes video material available with curricular relevance: documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels, and more. Search for award-winning films including Academy®, Emmy®, and Peabody® winners and access content from PBS, BBC, 60 MINUTES, National Geographic, Annenberg Learner, BroadwayHD™, A+E Networks’ HISTORY® and more.


EBSCO is the leading provider of research databases, e-journals, magazine subscriptions, e-books and discovery service to libraries of all kinds.

Alt Health Watch

A source for alternative perspectives on healthcare and wellness providing access to the latest information and materials related to holistic medicine.


A collection of e-books from the E-Read Texas Unlimited Collection, including popular non-fiction such as travel, nutrition and health, and gardening, along with adult and young adult fiction. Accessible anywhere in Texas; no login required.

Bibliography of Indigenous Peoples in North America

A bibliographic database that covers the culture, history and daily life of native North Americans, which is ideal for researching the contributions, struggles and issues of North America's indigenous peoples.

Book Connections

Resources about children's and young adult books from TeachingBooks, including exclusive Meet-the-Author movies and recordings, book trailers, and Reader’s Advisory to help you choose the right book.

Book Review Digest Plus

An essential library tool providing access to book reviews on a wide range of topics from a variety of sources, including newspapers, review journals and popular magazines.

Business Abstracts and Full-text

A database containing full-text articles from key publications covering business topics including finance, management, international business, human resources and marketing.

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Reference

A full-text database that covers all aspects of business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR), including risk evaluation, emergency preparedness and crisis communications.

Business Source Complete

Premium business content, including research articles, SWOT analyses, company profiles, industry information and more, via a highly focused user interface created especially for the business searcher.

Chilton Library represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models.

Computer Source

A full-text database covering computer science and technology disciplines and the business and social implications of new technology.

Consumer Health Complete

A patient education support tool with consumer-oriented content covering mainstream, holistic and integrated medicine.

Consumer Health Database

For Academic Library patrons only. ProQuest Consumer Health covers an enormous range of subjects of value in the public library context - from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry. It includes important general medical journals such as The Lancet and The New England Journal of Medicine as well as a strong selection of consumer and news magazines.

E-Read Texas Collection on BiblioBoard

A collection of e-books from the E-Read Texas Unlimited Collection, including popular non-fiction such as travel, nutrition and health, and gardening, along with adult and young adult fiction. Accessible anywhere in Texas; no login required.

E-Read Texas for Kids

Part of the E-Read Texas collection, these e-books are curated specifically for grades PK-5 and include materials from Time for Kids, books on crafting, and a number of high-lo readers. Accessible anywhere in Texas; no login required.

ERIC-Education Resources Information Center

A database providing more than one million records available from the Education Resources Information Center, a robust source of educational literature.

Educational Administration Abstracts

A bibliographic research database that covers areas related to educational administration including educational leadership, educational management and educational research.

Essay and General Literature Index

An index of essays from more than 9,000 anthologies published in the U.S., Canada and Great Britain since 1985, with coverage spanning the entire range of humanities and social sciences.


An easy-to-use search interface for K-5 students looking for magazine and newspaper articles, books and encyclopedias on a variety of topics, such as animals, art, music, geography, language arts, math, science and social studies.

Explora-High School

An easy-to-use search interface for students in grades 6-12 looking for magazine and newspaper articles, books, informational texts, primary sources, multimedia and more on a variety of curriculum-related topics.

Explora-Public Libraries

An easy-to-search interface for public library patrons looking for magazine and newspaper articles, books and other reference materials on a variety of topics.

Family Studies Abstracts

Bibliographic records covering topics relevant to family studies such as marriage, divorce and family dynamics.

First Search

FirstSearch delivers precise, full-featured searching of WorldCat, the largest database of library bibliographic information. It enables people to find authoritative content in every format from library collections worldwide.

Fold3 Library Edition

Convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. This continually-growing collection contains millions of records from world-class archives, many of which are exclusively available on Fold3.

Fuente Academica Premier

A multidisciplinary database that provides full-text coverage of Spanish-language scholarly content with journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain.

Gale Academic OneFile

Complete source for peer-reviewed scholarly articles across all academic disciplines

Gale Books and Authors

Lively reviews and recommendations make book selection fun.

Gale Business: Entrepreneurship

Real business plans, how-to guides, articles, and more

Gale Business: Insights

Research global companies and industries with in-depth analysis through current news, statistical data, and comprehensive reports

Gale Databases

From student favorites like Gale In Context suite to our flagship InfoTrac databases, we offer dozens of powerful research platforms to put vetted sources right at your users fingertips

Gale General OneFile

Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events

Gale Health and Wellness

Health-focused magazines, reference, video, and more.

Gale In Context: Biography

Biographical and contextual information on notable people throughout history

Gale In Context: College

An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a wide array of subjects.

Gale In Context: Elementary

Learn about animals, plants, music, science, sports, and more

Gale In Context: Environmental Studies

Academic articles, videos, case studies, and more on topics in environmental studies

Gale In Context: High School

An engaging student experience merges magazines, news, multimedia and more.

Gale In Context: Middle School

Academic articles, images, topic selections, and more for middle schoolers

Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints

OVIC is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of todays hottest social issues. Topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, and audio files.

Gale In Context: Science

Science In Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of todays most significant science topics.

Gale Interactive: Science

Interactive 3D models in biology, chemistry, earth science, and more

Gale Literature

Literary content integrates with subject indexing for a full research experience.

Gale Literature Resource Center

Biography, criticism, and overviews on writers and specific works in all disciplines

Gale Literature: LitFinder

Literary works, biographies, images and much more for the lit student.

Gale Literature: Scribner Writer Series

Signed essays on 2,000 authors and genres from the acclaimed print series.

Gale Literature: Twayne's Author Series

In-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world within the context of the time period in which they lived.

Gale OneFile: Agriculture

Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

Gale OneFile: Business

Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields

Gale OneFile: Communications and Mass Media

Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields

Gale OneFile: Computer Science

News and reviews on electronics, engineering, communications and more.

Gale OneFile: Contemporary Women's Issues

Features current full text and pertinent backfile coverage of topics relevant to women around the world.

Gale OneFile: Criminal Justice

Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

Gale OneFile: Culinary Arts

Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

Gale OneFile: Diversity Studies

Articles that explore cultural differences, influences in society, and more

Gale OneFile: Economics and Theory

Articles on economics, interviews with CEOs and entrepreneurs, and more

Gale OneFile: Educator's Reference Complete

Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education

Gale OneFile: Entrepreneurship

Full-text insights, tips and strategies for students and entrepreneurs.

Gale OneFile: Environmental Studies and Policy

Academic articles, videos, case studies, and more on topics in environmental studies

Gale OneFile: Fine Arts

Articles art history, music, drama, filmmaking, and related fields

Gale OneFile: Gardening and Horticulture

Articles on the practical aspects of gardening, horticulture, and more

Gale OneFile: Gender Studies

Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more

Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine

provides access to medical and professional periodicals, health and fitness magazines, and reference books and pamphlets. The database is designed for both nursing and allied health students as well as consumer health researchers. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

Gale OneFile: High School Edition

Information on high school research topics plus pop culture, sports, and more

Gale OneFile: Home Improvement

Articles on architectural techniques, zoning requirements, tools, and more

Gale OneFile: Hospitality and Tourism

Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more

Gale OneFile: Information Science

Articles on the information and library science profession and related topics

Gale OneFile: Informe Académico

Una coleccion de revistas hispanicas con textos completos.

Gale OneFile: Insurance and Liability

Articles on mortgages, labor relations, legal issues, and more

Gale OneFile: Leadership and Management

Articles on leadership and management, and more

Gale OneFile: Military and Intelligence

Articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more

Gale OneFile: News

Regional, national, and world newspapers

Gale OneFile: Nursing and Allied Health

Articles on direct patient care, healthcare administration, and more

Gale OneFile: Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine

Articles on treatment techniques, experimental research, and more

Gale OneFile: Pop Culture Studies

Articles on popular culture analysis and more

Gale OneFile: Popular Magazines

The most popular and current magazines available from all of the Gale resources

Gale OneFile: Psychology

Articles on personality, the human mind, memory, and more

Gale OneFile: Religion and Philosophy

Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related fields

Gale OneFile: Science

Updated daily, this collection includes 1.6 million articles and 200 journals.

Gale OneFile: U.S. History

Robust coverage for both novice historians and advanced researchers.

Gale OneFile: Vocations and Careers

Articles on job searching, building a career, and more

Gale OneFile: War and Terrorism

Articles on war and its causes, current events, terrorism, and more

Gale OneFile: World History

Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.

Gale Power Search

A search platform unlike any other.

Gale Presents: Udemy

Learn and improve skills across business, tech, design, and more.

Gale eBooks

Enjoy unlimited access to top reference eBooks.


The GeoRef database, established by the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) in 1966, provides access to the most comprehensive geoscience literature of the world. GeoRef contains millions of references to geoscience maps, serial, and non-serial literature. The database includes references to all publications of the U.S. Geological Survey.

Health Management Database

 For Academic Library patrons only. ProQuest Health Management is designed to meet the needs of researchers studying the field of health administration. This high-demand healthcare management content provides the most reliable and relevant information on a wide range of topics, including: Public health administration, Business management, Personnel management, Health economics, Insurance, Law, Statistics, and Ethics.

Health Research Premium Collection

For Academic Library patrons only. Health Research Premium Collection serves a wide range of users with a broad collection of journals, evidence-based resources, and full-text dissertations, and includes the top ProQuest health and medical databases.

Health Source Nursing Academic Edition

An essential resource for nursing and health research covering pediatrics, critical care, mental health, medical law and more.

Health Source-Consumer Edition

A source for consumer health information from popular magazines about aging, fitness, nutrition, wellness, disease prevention and more.

HeritageQuest Online

HeritageQuest® Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content. Powered by Ancestry® with more than 4.4 billion records and coverage dating back to the 1700s.

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center

A collection of leading hobby and craft magazines with detailed how-to instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.

Home Improvement Reference Center

A comprehensive full-text collection of detailed, user-friendly how-to information covering a variety of home improvement and repair projects.

Humanities Full-text

A resource that provides full text of notable scholarly resources as well as specialized magazines covering art, classical studies, dance, film, journalism, philosophy, religion and more.

Information Science and Technology Abstracts

An information science database, providing indexing and abstracts for journal articles, books, research reports and conference proceedings.

Job and Career Accelerator

A job search and career exploration resource with more than 1,100 occupations, sample resumes and cover letters, current job and internship postings, and guidance on preparing for and getting a job.

LearningExpress Library

A collection of interactive tutorials, practice tests, articles, flash cards and e-books patrons can use to improve academic skills in reading, writing, math and science as well as prepare for high-stakes exams.

Legal Collection

A valuable database of the most respected scholarly law journals covering the current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.

Legal Forms

Provides a wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others.

Legal Information Reference Center

A resource to help laypersons navigate a wide range of legal issues with top consumer legal reference books including Nolo do-it-yourself guides as well as thousands of legal forms.

Library Information Science & Technology Abstracts

Indexing and abstracts for key library and information science journals, books, research reports and more.

Life Magazine Archive, 1936-2000

A comprehensive cover-to-cover collection of Life Magazine issues, spanning its very first issue in November 1936 through December 2000, including images from the famed photojournalism magazine.

Literary Reference Center

A rich collection of full text covering thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

MAS Complete

A full-text database with hundreds of high school magazines and reference books, thousands of biographies and primary source documents, and over one million photos, maps and flags.


Created by the United States National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE is an authoritative bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts for biomedical and health journals used by health care professionals, nurses, clinicians and researchers.


For Academic Library patrons only.  MEDLINE is a bibliographic database produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. The database contains millions of citations, derived from thousands of biomedical and life science journals, and indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®) from the NLM controlled vocabulary.

Master FILE Complete

A multidisciplinary database providing full text for popular magazines, reference books and other highly regarded sources from world leading publishers.


A unique collection of medical and scientific journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers covering a range of health and medical subjects.

Middle Search Plus

A full-text database of popular middle school magazines and reference books, biographies and primary source documents, and over one million photos, maps and flags.

Military & Government Collection

Provides cover-to-cover full text, indexing and abstracts for hundreds of journals and periodicals pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

Military Database

The Military Database covers topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space flight, communications, civil engineering, and more.

Miss Humblebee's Academy

Discover an interactive learning program for children ages three to six.

National Geographic Kids

Fun, substantive content takes kids 6-14 on adventures in science, nature, culture and space.

National Geographic Virtual Library

Research insight from journalism's most trusted name in exploration and discovery

Natural and Alternative Treatments

A database containing accurate, unbiased information on medical conditions, alternative therapies, herbs and supplements, functional foods, drug interactions and homeopathy.

Newspaper Source Plus

A resource offering cover-to-cover full text for U.S., international and regional newspapers as well as television and radio news transcripts from major networks.

Newsweek Magazine Archive, 1933-2012

An archive of Newsweek magazine, one of the premier US weeklies of the 20th -21st centuries, from its launch in 1933 to 2012 (when the print edition originally stopped).

Nursing & Allied Health Database

For Academic Library patrons only. ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Database provides users with reliable healthcare information covering nursing, allied health professions, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more. This versatile database is designed to meet the needs of nursing and allied health programs at academic institutions. ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Database™ provides thousands of journal titles in full-text, plus dissertations and other grey literature representing rigorous scholarship in nursing and related fields. 

Play Index

An index of classic and historical plays, along with the works of contemporary playwrights.

Primary Search

A full-text database for young researchers with easy-to-read online encyclopedia entries, complete articles from popular children magazines, and a vast image collection.

ProQuest African American Heritage

ProQuest African American Heritage is a groundbreaking digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research. This collection was created in partnership with leading African American genealogists and recognized leaders in genealogical information to develop a comprehensive mix of resources, records, and tools specifically pertaining to African Americans.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Austin American-Statesman (1871-1980)

This archive includes back issues of the Austin American Statesman from 1971-1980. It provides genealogists, researchers, and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society, and events of the time.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The El Paso Times (1881-2009)

This archive includes back issues of the El Paso Times from 1881-2009 and El Paso Herald Post (1896-1996), plus related titles. It provides coverage of news and events, with a focus on far west Texas and the Texas-Mexico border region.

ProQuest Research Databases

Search all the ProQuest periodical and research databases in one place. Genealogy resources are included.

ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection

The SciTech Premium Collection includes the Natural Science Collection and the Technology Collection and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more.

Professional Development Collection

A highly specialized collection designed for educators, librarians and education researchers that includes full text for nearly 500 journals and more than 200 educational reports.

Psychology Database

For Academic Library patrons only. Psychology Database provides abstracts and indexing for key Psychology titles, many which are available in full text. Many titles are indexed in PsycINFO. Coverage ranges from behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial and social psychology, along with personality, psychobiology and psychometrics.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

An essential collection for psychologists, counselors and researchers with leading scholarly information of anthropology, mental processes, experimental methods and more.

Public Health Database

For Academic Library patrons only. ProQuest Public Health is designed to be the ideal starting point for public health information and research. It delivers core public health literature with centralized access to over 800 publications with over 500 in full-text. With journals, news, trade publications, reports and more, ProQuest Public Health covers a wide variety of disciplines ranging from social sciences and biological sciences to business. Journal results are indexed from core literature collected from a variety of publishers using appropriate public-health terminology.

Race Relations Abstracts

Contains abstracts for the top academic journals, books, periodicals and newspapers related to ethnic and racial studies.

Recursos Para Hispanohablantes

A center for native Spanish speakers to learn basic academic skills including how to prepare for the GED en Espanol, Herramientas de aprendizaje, carrera y ciudadan en espanol.

Referencia Latina

A full-text Spanish-language database covering a broad array of subjects, which offers reference books, general interest magazines, newspapers, newswires and health reports.

Regional Business News

Newspapers, magazines and other resources from trusted news sources published in the United States and Canada.

Religion and Philosophy Collection

A full-text collection of journal and magazine content on world religions, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and more.

Salud en Espanol

A collection of Spanish-language evidence-based reports and fact sheets covering all aspects of health and wellness, including diseases, conditions, injuries, procedures and treatments.

Science and Technology Collection

A full-text database of top science journals covering an scientific and technical subjects, including chemistry, biology, computer technology and physics.

Serials Directory

The most up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information and current pricing structures for popular serials.

Short Story Index

An essential index for readers seeking short stories by author or genre and those researching a literary figure or body of work.

Small Business Reference Center

Supports small business owners and entrepreneurs with reference books including Nolo do-it-yourself guides as well as business videos, details on how to create business plans, and more.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

A well-organized collection of detailed, yet user-friendly, repair guides for all manner of small engines.

Sustainability Reference Center

Full-text content relevant to many integral areas of sustainability initiative management such as recycling, renewable energy, resource conservation and more.

TOPIC search

A diverse full-text collection to support conversation about current events; social, political and economic issues; scientific discoveries and other topics discussed in classrooms. -- Bring to life childrens and YA books with video trailers, author interviews, discussion questions, and much more. Great for book clubs, choosing books, and homework help!

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps

Digital Sanborn Maps provides digital access to 2118 large-scale maps of 436 Texas towns and cities, including Dallas, Houston, Austin, El Paso, Fort Worth, and San Antonio.

Texas Reference Center

A collection of journals and books about Texas and Texans with topics including the state's history, its ethnic and cultural diversity, literature, public health, business, leisure and more.

Time Magazine Archive, 1923-2000

An extensive collection of the prominent weekly news magazine dating back to its first issue in March 1923 through December 2000, presented in a comprehensive cover-to-cover format.

Twentieth-Century American Poetry

This unparalleled collection includes some 50,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets, including Adrienne Rich, Andrei Codrescu, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Cathy Song.

Twentieth-Century English Poetry

A collection of more than 600 volumes of poetry by 283 poets from 1900 to the present day, including W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Thomas Hardy, Wilfred Owen, Thom Gunn, Fleur Adcock, Paul Muldoon, Tony Harrison, Benjamin Zephaniah and Carol Ann Duffy, and incorporating the poets in The Faber Poetry Library.

Vocational and Career Collection

Full-text coverage for trade and industry-related periodicals for high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public.

eBooks at EBSCOhost

Full text for thousands of recently published fiction and nonfiction books on a variety of topics, such as business, economics, history, law, literature, psychology, religion, the STEM subjects and more.

TexShare Databases

TexShare Databases are e-resources licensed for the exclusive use of Texas libraries and their patrons.

Start with TexShare for homework help, health or business information, academic journals, popular magazines, genealogy, or job and career development.

To login to TexShare databases please choose "El Progreso Memorial Library" and use TX78801 to access the course.

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