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Search the Library Catalog for books, audiovisual materials (DVD's, VHS, and audiobooks), and periodical subscriptions owned by Blinn College Library.

Other resources for books, magazines and information about books:

Other Library Catalogs - Links to local, regional, and national libraries.

TexShare Card - Borrow books from other TexShare participating libraries.

WorldCat* - Incorporates bibliographic records from national and international member libraries, making it the world's most comprehensive single library catalog.

Books in Print* - Find out what books and audiovisual materials are available for purchase in stores.

eBooks - A list of library databases and other websites that provide access to books in electronic format.

* These are Blinn College Library subscription databases. You will need to log in with your myBlinn username and password to access these databases from off-campus.

Frequently Asked Questions:

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How Do I Borrow Items from a Different Library?

What is a TexShare Card?

A TexShare card will allow limited borrowing privileges at other participating Texas libraries. Blinn Library will issue TexShare cards to currently enrolled students. Bring your Blinn ID card to any Blinn Library service desk to apply for a TexShare card.


Other Library Catalogs

Academic Library Catalogs
Sam Houston State University
Texas State University
Stephen F. Austin State University
Prairie View A&M University
Texas A&M University
University of Houston
University of Texas
Public Library Catalogs
Bryan Public Library
Brenham Public Library
Star of the Republic Museum
Additional Resources
Library of Congress
Texas State Library


Axis 360 - eBooks and Audiobooks*
Downloadable ebooks and audiobooks to mobile devices (internet capable). Popular fiction and non-fiction. Username should be your full ID number, and your password must be 4 to 6 digits long. See the Axis 360 LibGuide for more information.
CREDO Reference*
offers more than 485 highly-regarded subject encyclopedias from over 70 publishers.
Ebook Central (was ebrary)*
A searchable database of ebooks. Off campus users must first download the free Ebook Central reader in order to print pages.
EBSCO eBook Collection*
Approximately 100,000 online electronic books available through the EBSCOhost search interface, as well as the Blinn College Library Catalog.
e-Libro Premium en Espanol (Spanish Language eBooks)*
Includes over 70,000 Spanish-language titles from more than 500 publishers, 95% from Latin America and Spain.
Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)*
Full text online access to many Gale reference titles, as well as works from other publishers.
STAT!Ref provides access to the full text of nearly 40 titles in the areas of medicine and health. Also included is full text coverage of Stedman's Medical Dictionary.
Google Books
View the entirety of public domain books or, for books under copyright, just a few pages or in some cases, only the title’s bibliographic data and brief snippets.
HathiTrust Digital Library
A large-scale collaborative repository of digital content from research libraries including content digitized via the Google Books project and Internet Archive digitization initiatives, as well as content digitized locally by libraries.
Internet Archive: Texts
This collection has over 2.5 million ebook titles, free and open for everyone to use.
Over 26,000 free ebook titles.
Open Library
Over 1 million free titles available in this collection.
Project Gutenberg
Access more than 30,000 ebooks from the oldest producer of free electronic books on the Internet.

* These are Blinn College Library subscription databases. You will need to log in with your myBlinn username and password to access these databases from off-campus.

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