The Austin Public Library subscribes to a variety of online resources for your information, education and entertainment. 

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Thousands of scholarly journal articles covering nearly all academic areas of study.

Ofrece artículos de más de 100 fuentes de noticias en español de los Estados Unidos y el mundo.

Articles from Spanish-language news sources from the United States and around the globe.

Citations to the agricultural literature created by the National Agricultural Library.

A trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information

Información confiable y reconocida sobre medicamentos para pacientes

Complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

Digital access to American periodicals published between 1684 and 1912.

Library access only
Over 400,000 scientific research papers from 1983 to the present.

Access to this resource has been temporarily expanded to library cardholders working remotely, courtesy of ProQuest and its partner Ancestry.

Comprehensive information for genealogical research.

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Directory, marketing and job search database includes 30 million business profiles and 220 million residents.

App: iOS

Esta base de datos incluye 30 millones de perfiles empresariales y 220 millones perfiles de habitantes.

App: iOS

Newspaper articles available through several platforms

Historical newspaper articles in PDF format

Full-page, full-color daily newspaper online

Breaking business news and the Book of Lists.

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The annual Book of Lists for the Austin business community.

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Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Articles about City of Austin and Travis County government.

Create, share and read eBooks

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire

Citations to articles covering Native North American culture, history and life

Ciber-libros para Ciber-niños.

Index to reviews of fiction and nonfiction books

Live online tutoring available every day from 2 PM - 11 PM

Homework help and test prep for students in grades K-12 and adult learners.

App: iOS | Android

Ayuda Gratis en Línea - Todos los Niveles - Maestros en español

Brainfuse ofrece servicios de tutoría en línea para los grados K-12: disponibles cada día, 2 PM -11 PM. También ofrece herramientas para adultos que estudian para el GED, y examen de ciudadanía entre otras cosas.

App: iOS | Android

Directory of manufacturers and distributors for public and private businesses

Encyclopedia entries, magazine articles, images and videos for all ages

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Articles, citations and abstracts for business publications dating back to 1981

Articles about planning for and recovering from disasters, for individuals, communities, business & libraries.

Research and analyze companies and industries around the world.

Colección de recursos para negocios y empresas

Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses.

Visit Small Business Resource Center for updated business plans.

Articles from more than 8,800 business magazines and newspapers, company profiles and market research

Incluye Enciclopedia Moderna para adultos y estudiantes y Britannica Escolar Online para estudiantes de 6 a 12 años de edad

State-of-the-art recommendations on editorial style and publishing practices

Recommended fiction and nonfiction books, magazines and web resources for children

Auto repair and maintenance instructions and diagrams.

Curso de ciudadanía en línea para personas que hablan español.

An online American citizenship course for Spanish-speakers.

eBooks for youth about the Civil Rights Movement and Civic Action

Popular eBooks and audiobooks

To expand Virtual Library access during the COVID-19 crisis, cloudLibrary checkout periods have been temporarily increased to 10 days.

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire | Chrome | Nook

A series of short videos to help you gain computer skills

Articles about technical and consumer computer topics

Authoritative consumer health and wellness information

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Consumer review articles from 1991 - present

Annual product reviews from 1999 - present

Book reviews and lists for all ages.

Over 3 million full-text articles covering all major academic subject areas to start you on your research

More than 70,000 of the most commonly occurring surnames in the United States.

Thousands of academic eBooks emphasizing science, technology, engineering and mathematics

Libros electrónicos de temas académicos sobre diferentes temas

Thousands of eBooks that can be read online

Search all the EBSCOhost research databases available through Austin Public Library 

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Covers areas related to educational administration

Find magazines and newspapers included in Austin Public Library databases

Listen Now: Streaming fresh sounds from the Austin music scene!

Index of education topics and selected articles

Index to essays in anthologies and collections

Search across multiple resources to get articles, books, videos and images for elementary and middle school student research

Search across multiple resources to get articles, books, videos and images for middle and high school student research

Search across multiple resources to get articles, books, videos and images for general research

More than 32,000 sources from over 150 countries in 28 languages.

Contiene una colección de más de 32.000 periódicos y revistas de 150 países en 28 idiomas diferentes.

Covers essential areas related to family studies

Guide to classic and contemporary fiction for adults

Information on grantmakers and grants.

Base de datos a texto completo que incluye más de 650 publicaciones académicas de 18 países en español

Full text of more than 650 scholarly publications from 18 countries in Spanish 

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Easy-to-read encyclopedia articles for children

Find demographics data, market research and directory information

Covers all aspects of starting and operating a business

Provides a step-by-step process to start and grow a business

Search all the Gale research databases available through Austin Public Library

Searchable directories covering a variety of industries and organizations

Directory listings for print and broadcast media.

Health information for nursing and allied health students and consumer health researchers.

Always-available eBooks covering a variety of subjects

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Articles from geoscience journals and monographs

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

A selective annotated list of graphic novels

Lectures from top professors on a variety of subjects in audio and video

Articles and citations about environmental concerns

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Authoritative health information

Journal articles covering nursing and allied health topics 

Artículos académicos sobre enfermería y temas afines.

Genealogy research tools including Federal Censuses, and family and local histories

Detailed instructions and creative ideas for hobby enthusiasts

All the information you need for your home improvement projects

Short online tutorials for over 150 software applications, job searching and career skills.

Digital movies, music, TV shows, audiobooks, eBooks and comics

To expand Virtual Library access during the COVID-19 crisis, we have temporarily increased hoopla checkouts to 6 per month.

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire | Roku

Hoopla tiene películas, música, programas de televisión, libros en audio, libros electrónicos y cómics, todo en formato digital

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire

Articles from all humanities fields

Index to journals, books, research reports and conference proceedings

Curso acelerado online de inglés en 100 sesiones intensivas.

Program for Spanish speakers to learn English in 100 intensive sessions.

Library access only.

Information about stocks, funds and markets with daily data tables and investment tools.

Create resumes and cover letters, explore career options and search for jobs

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Find jobs in Austin, other Texas cities and other states

Academic journal articles in the social sciences, humanities and sciences

Stream thousands of movies and documentaries

Starting June 1, Kanopy play credits will be 3 per month.

App: iOS | Android | Roku

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Academic, civil service, GED, ASVAB, U.S. citizenship, professional and certification practice tests and skill building for all ages.

Esta herramienta le ofrece muchos exámenes de práctica en áreas como: Servicio Civil, GED, materias universitarias, del ejército y para certificaciones profesionales. También ofrece ejercicios de práctica para el examen de ciudadanía y otros temas que le puedan interesar.

Scholarly law journals covering current issues and trends of the legal world 

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Legal eBooks and forms for consumer, family and business law

Index of articles covering librarianship and information management.

Articles and essays about thousands of authors and their works

Biblioteca digital para niños

eBooks in Spanish for children

Learn over 70 world languages, take more than 20 ESL/ELL courses, and improve your proficiency with Mango Premiere films.

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire

Aprenda inglés y otros 70 idiomas

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire

Magazine articles, primary sources, biographies, images and eBooks for high school students.

Magazine articles, reference books, primary source documents, photos and maps

Base de datos a texto completo que incluye 130 revistas avaladas por profesionales en el área de medicina en Español.

Articles from peer-reviewed medical journals in Spanish.

Citations to journals on medicine, nursing, dentistry and veterinary medicine

Citas a revistas académicas especializadas en medicina, enfermería, odontología y medicina veterinaria.

Recommended fiction and nonfiction books, magazines and websites for middle and junior high school libraries.

Magazine articles, biographies, images, primary sources and reference eBooks for middle school students.

Current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government 

Independent reports on 30,000 mutual funds, stocks and ETFs for the individual investor.

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.


A magazine of literature, culture and politics

A comprehensive nonprofit directory

Complementary and alternative medicine information for the consumer-health researcher

Access to the New York Times website and app: articles from 1851 to today, along with videos, company data and interactive features.

App: iOS | Android

Search and view articles from over 2,000 newspapers, including the Austin American-Statesman and the Austin Monitor.

US and international newspaper articles with radio and TV news transcripts

Brief tutorials for our most popular Virtual Library resources.

Guide to nonfiction books for adults

Provides read-alikes and recommendations for fiction, nonfiction, graphic novels and audiobooks for all ages and genres

A listing of burials in Austin's oldest cemetery

Authoritative pro/con articles and essays

eBooks, Audiobooks and Streaming Video

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire | Libby

Descargue libros en su tableta, lector de libros electrónicos, teléfonos inteligentes o computadora

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire

Search the meaning, history and pronunciation of over half a million words

Language dictionaries and subject reference eBooks

Over 200 downloadable language learning audiobooks

Index to plays and monologues published separately and in collections

A self-publishing tool that lets writers create professional-quality eBook and print-ready files in ePUB, MOBI and PDF formats.

Magazines articles, encyclopedias and graphics for elementary school students.

Articles from education and library science journals

Journal articles about psychology, psychiatry and anthropology

Comprehensive coverage of U.S. and Canadian publishing operations.

Covers ethnic studies, discrimination, immigration studies and other areas

Audiobooks and Magazines to stream or download to any device. Streaming Video for entertainment and education.

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App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire

Ofrece libros en audio ya sea para descargar en un dispositivo móvil o para la transmisión en tiempo real.

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire

Download over 200 full-color magazines to any device

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App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire

Ofrece acceso a más de 200 revistas que puede leer, y hasta descargar, en su computadora, teléfono o tableta. 

App: iOS | Android | Kindle Fire HD/HDX

The Austin Public Library does not subscribe to ReferenceUSA. Please use AtoZdatabases instead.

Ofrece artículos de más de 50 revistas en español de los Estados Unidos y el mundo

Articles from over 50 Spanish-language magazines from the United States and internationally.

Articles from regional business publications

Journal articles about theology and philosophical studies

Search Austin Public Library's catalog and selected databases with one search

Búsquedas a través de múltiples bases de datos y el catálogo de la biblioteca.

Investigación comprensiva en español sobre condiciones, procedimientos, tratamientos y noticias de salud.

Schematics and wiring diagrams for TVs, DVD players, LCD & HDTV, radios and VCRs

Journal articles in all science and technology fields

Authoritative information covering all major science topics

Articles from science and technology journals

Recommended fiction and nonfiction books for teens in grades 9 through 12

Bibliographic information and current prices for U.S. and international serial titles

Index to short stories published in anthologies, collections and periodicals

A comprehensive resource for small business and entrepreneurial research

The definitive online tool for small engine repair assistance

Library access only
Up-to-date information about Texas business organizations from the Texas Secretary of State

Search two Spanish-language encyclopedias: one for ages 6-12 and one for high school to adult

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Full-text articles covering all aspects of sustainability

Indexing and abstracts for teacher and administrator journals and magazines

Multimedia content to complement children's and young adult books

Detailed property and land-use records of Texas towns and cities from 1867 to 1970

Driver's permit, motorcycle and CDL practice tests

Exámenes de práctica para la licencia de conducir automóviles, motocicletas y licencia de conducir para vehículos comerciales.

Legal forms specific to Texas include official, state-specific litigation, business, personal, real estate and general forms

Articles and books about Texas and Texans

Library access only.

Information about state, county and city officials and staff in Texas.

Provides investment firm profiles and financing information

Current events database spotlights social, political and economic issues

Animated, talking picture books for kids.

App: iOS | Android

Coverage of 1,700 stocks in The Value Line Investment Survey Plus and 1,800 in the The Small and Mid-Cap edition.

Articles from trade and industry-related periodicals

Ratings for stocks, mutual funds, banks, credit unions and insurance companies. Financial literacy and planning tools.

All the items cataloged by member libraries worldwide

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