TexShare Databases are e-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.
To use the Texas State Library databases, Texshare.net, you must have a Burleson library card. Please contact us at 817-426-9207 to request the password.
The most popular databases:
Academic Search Complete - A comprehensive resource of full-text academic journals, videos, reports and books on dozens of subjects ranging from anthropology, chemistry and culture to law, women studies and zoology.
Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine - provides access to medical and professional periodicals, health and fitness magazines, and reference books and pamphlets. The database is designed for both nursing and allied health students as well as consumer health researchers. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.
Consumer Health Complete - A patient education support tool with consumer-oriented content covering mainstream, holistic and integrated medicine.
LearningExpress Library - A collection of interactive tutorials, practice tests, articles, flash cards and e-books patrons can use to improve academic skills in reading, writing, math and science as well as prepare for high-stakes exams.
Job and Career Accelerator - A job search and career exploration resource with more than 1,100 occupations, sample resumes and cover letters, current job and internship postings, and guidance on preparing for and getting a job.
Gale Legal Forms - Provides a wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others. Available to users in Texas without a library card, courtesy of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission and Gale.
Chilton Library - ChiltonLibrary.com represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models. Available to users in Texas without a library card, courtesy of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission and Gale.
HeritageQuest® Online - combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content. Powered by Ancestry® with more than 4.4 billion records and coverage dating back to the 1700s.
Master FILE Complete - A multidisciplinary database providing full text for popular magazines, reference books and other highly regarded sources from world leading publishers.
Texas Digital Sanborn Maps - provides digital access to 2118 large-scale maps of 436 Texas towns and cities, including Dallas, Houston, Austin, El Paso, Fort Worth, and San Antonio.
Small Business Reference Center - Supports small business owners and entrepreneurs with reference books including Nolo do-it-yourself guides as well as business videos, details on how to create business plans, and more.