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Teaching logo can help educators add a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and middle grades books. The online database includes thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K–12 environment.
A username and password are required to use this database if you are NOT in the library. Click on View Resource, then click on Sign In and select the Student tab. Enter "fortbend" as the username. For the password, call 281-341-2605 during library hours or use the Chat tab on the right side of our website to CHAT with a librarian 24/7; just have your library barcode number handy and ask for the TexShare password.

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Texas Constitution and Statutes

Searchable and browseable database of all the Texas Constitution, all 27 Texas codes, and other statutes from the Texas Legislature.

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Texas Court Help

Videos containing basic information about navigating the Texas courts system.

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Texas Courts Online

Portal for information and resources concerning Texas courts.

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Texas Education Agency Student Assessment Division

Released STAAR and TAKS tests, Exit Level tests, and End-of-Course Examinations - for use as practice tests; answer keys are included.

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Texas Online

Quick access to Texas government services online.

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Texas Online en Español

El sitio web oficial del Estado de Texas.

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Texas Reference Center

Comprehensive database containing full-text journals, publications, newspapers, books and primary source documents covering Texas history, ethnic & cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, biographies, public health, business as well as home & garden and sports & leisure. 

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Texas State Directory

Texas State Directory Press provides information on state, county and city officials and staff in Texas to connect users to Texas government through authoritative print handbooks and guides, online directory, and downloadable mail lists. Limited access available from any location; visit one of our branches for full access.

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TexShare/Texas State Library Databases

Databases available to Texas public library patrons through the Texas State Library & Archive Commission.
Most of the databases available via the TexShare portal are also available here on Fort Bend County Libraries' Databases pages. A password is required to use the databases via the TexShare portal if you are NOT in the library. After clicking on "View Resource" below, select Fort Bend County Libraries from a drop-down list. To get the password, call 281-341-2605 during library hours or use the Chat tab on the right side of our website to CHAT with a librarian 24/7; just have your library barcode number handy and ask for the TexShare password.

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THEA - Texas Higher Education Assessment (formerly known as TASP)

Find registration information, a practice test, and more.

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Transparent Language Online

Learn 100+ different languages at your own pace via pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing and vocabulary-building lessons. Discover customized English (ESL) lessons for a variety of foreign language speakers, and preparation for American Citizenship. To find the American Citizenship Test Prep Course, change your learning language to “English” and select “Browse”.

To learn more, watch this short video, FBCL’s Adult Services staff member presents “Transparent Language® Online: Learning a Language Beyond Chapter 1." Learning a new language can be challenging, but retaining and using it in a conversational setting can be even more so.

For NEW users, please enter your library barcode (no spaces) and then click the "sign up" tab to create an account. 

If you previously created a Transparent account (prior to May 17, 2021), you will need to perform a ONE-TIME password reset, as Transparent has moved to a new online platform.   Click here for information about how to reset your password.


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TumbleBook Library for Children

Stream animated picture books and games. New feature: TumbleMath offers children's books about numerous math topics. All selections are always available!

Watch a short video that provides an introduction to using TumbleBooks here.


Find Tumble FAQs here: TumbleBook and TumbleMath FAQ

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TumbleMath for Kids


Animated books to spark a love of numbers! Thousands of practice questions to help master math standards!

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