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The Austin Public Library subscribes to a variety of online resources for your information, education and entertainment. Need extra help? Book a Librarian!

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

Getting Started with Digital Resources

Read, listen, watch on your computer or mobile device 24/7 when you download or stream eBooks, eAudiobooks, magazines, movies and music.

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Arts and Humanities

Articles about art, literature, theater, music, philosophy and religion.

Ayuda con las Tareas Escolares

EnglishTutores remotos, recursos para reportes escolares, videos con tutoriales y herramientas para investigar en español para estudiantes de todas las edades.

Books and Literature

Book reviews, literary criticism, author biographies and publishing information.

Business and Nonprofits

Marketing tools, company and investment information, business plans, directories, interactive maps and metrics.

Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Dictionaries and encyclopedias in several languages. Subject-specific encyclopedias for different topics.


Contact information for people, nonprofits and businesses in a variety of industries.


Crafting, hobbies, home improvement and DIY repair jobs.

eBooks and Audiobooks

eBooks and digital audiobooks to stream or download.

Genealogy and People Search

Build your family tree. Find facts about famous people and residential directory information.

Government and Statistics

Resources covering the government, military and reliable statistics.


Trustworthy health information.

History and Social Sciences

Articles, eBooks and primary sources about history, psychology, anthropology, cultures and social issues.

Homework Help

españolOnline tutoring, school report sources, video tutorials and research tools for K-12 students.


Find a job, apply for a job, improve job skills and research career options.


Articles from scholarly and academic journals. Use eJournal Finder to find a specific journal in our online resources.

Language Learning

Interactive programs to learn over 100 languages, including ASL and ESL/ELL.


Legal forms for Texas, self-help legal guides and scholarly articles.

Magazines & Newspapers

Articles from popular magazines & newspapers. Use eJournal Finder to find a specific magazine or newspaper in our online resources.

Online Learning

Tutorials, courses and practice tests for adult learners.

En Español

“Recursos Digitales en Español” es una página de sitios en línea con contenido o con interfaces en español. Online sites with Spanish-language content or interfaces.

Science and Technology

Articles, tutorials, eBooks and DIY tools in STEM fields.

Streaming Movies and Music

Streaming movies, documentaries, TV shows and music


Links to Texas-specific information.