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Driver Education Program
    This Driver Education program contains the following state-specific information: - 11 car practice tests - 9 motorcycle practice tests - 10 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests - 3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL) Note on accessibility: The new 'Read Aloud' toolbar (found in the footer of every page) includes tools that will allow users to hear selections read aloud, make them into MP3s, translate pages into other languages, magnify text, and mask sections of the screen for greater visibility. All of these tests can now be read aloud for those with vision problems, ESL speakers, and those with learning disabilities, like dyslexics. - An FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions

Handbook of Texas
    An encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture comprising more than 23,000 articles on people, places, events, historical themes, institutions. Provide concise, authoritative, and accessible articles that provide factual, nonpartisan accounts on virtually every aspect of Texas history and culture.

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps (Login Required - click here to access your account)
    A collection of digitized maps that provides detailed property and land-use records of more than 12,000 U.S. towns and cities throughout the past 100 years. Enhance your knowledge of this valuable historical resource.

Texas Reference Center (Login Required - click here to access your account)
    Texas Reference Center includes more than 80 full text journals and books about Texas history, ethnic & cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business as well as home & garden and sports & leisure. The database contains biographies as well as newspapers containing Texas and national news coverage.

TexShare (Login Required - click here to access your account)
    Brought to you in cooperation with the Texas State Library, this vast resource includes more than 60 collections including: 20th Century Poetry Collections, Academic Health Source Consumer Edition, Academic Search Premier, AGRICOLA, Alt Health Watch, Bibliography of Native North Americans, Computer Source, Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Dictionary of Literary Biography, Directory of Open Access Journals, Ebsco Business Source Complete, Consumer Health Complete Spanish, Ebsco Enhanced Business Search, Ebsco Kids Search, and much more.


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