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For technical assistance, please contact texshare@tsl.texas.gov.


Discovery Texas logo The Discovery Texas service will be discontinued on August 31, 2016. Access will be available to authorized users until that date (login required; contact your local library for assistance).

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Authoritative, ad-free, and available 24/7. The TexShare Databases are electronic 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 (login required; contact your local library for assistance).

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The Texas Group Catalog allows access to the catalogs of over 500 Texas libraries plus the full WorldCat online union catalog. WorldCat is the world's most comprehensive bibliography, with more than 86 million bibliographic records and nearly 1.2 billion holdings representing the collections over over 10,000 libraries worldwide.

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These resources are made possible in part by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services,
LS-00-15-0044-15, along with funding from the Texas Legislature and TexShare members.