Web Links

Books

Book Links / Reading Guides

Children

Community

Consumer

Education

Learning Express Library Learning Express Library - Log into the online catalog and click on the resources tab. The tab will be available after you have logged in. Learning Express Library provides Online Test Preparation: interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help you succeed on the academic or licensing tests you must pass.

Federal Student Aid - Free application for Federal Student Aid.

Student Aid Publications

Mango Mango Languages is available after logging into the library catalog. Click on the resources tab which will be available after you have logged in. Mango offers access to 70 foreign language courses and 17 English courses taught completely in the user?s native language. In addition to traditional language courses.


Federal

HealthCare.gov - Health Insurance Marketplace, Affordable Care Act - Learn how the health care law affects you at HealthCare.gov. The official site of the Health Insurance Marketplace. See your health insurance choices.

American FactFinder

FirstGov - Search U.S. government information by keyword, topic, or agency.

Library of Congress - U.S. history and culture, online exhibitions, and catalog.

U.S. Congress - Legislative information, searchable by bill number, keyword, session of Congress, and committee.

Publications.USA.gov - Free Friends and Family Health Kit.

FEMA - Federal Emergency Management Agency

U.S. Government

Fuel Economy Guide - Updated fuel economy data for new and used passenger vehicles dating back to 1985.


Geography

50states.com - Basic data about each of the 50 states, including capitol, geography, state flower, state son, politics, and vital records.

MapQuest - Maps, driving directions, trip planners, and yellow pages.

National Atlas

WorldFactbook - CIA information includes the geography, government, and economics of individual countries.

Hurricanes - Historical and current data form the National Hurricane Center in Miami.


Health

American Cancer Society

Centers for Disease Control - Statistics, health topics, and current awareness about public health issues.

MEDLINEplus - National Library of Medicine links to health topics, dictionaries, journal indexes, and directories for selecting physicians and dentists.

HealthCare.gov - Health Insurance Marketplace, Affordable Care Act - Learn how the health care law affects you at HealthCare.gov. The official site of the Health Insurance Marketplace. See your health insurance choices.

Guide to Texas HMO Quality


Jobs

Libraries

Newspapers

Taxes

IRS Forms and Publications - Links to federal tax forms and publications.

Texas Legal Services Center of Austin - free help for working individuals and families making less than $50,000/year to file their taxes and to claim the Earned Income Credit (EITC).

I Can efile


Texas Government

Texas History

Texas Treasures - An online exhibit of historical artifacts and documents.


Travel