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Weslaco Public Library
525 S Kansas
Weslaco, TX 78596
Phone: (956) 968-4533

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Telephone: (956) 968-4533

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Country Reports -
Learn about different countries!

50 States -
A listing of all 50 states and their capital cities.

Biography -
Online biographies of famous people.

Social Studies School Service -
Help with social studies research for elementary and middle school.

Homework Spot: Math -
Discussions where you can find answers and ask questions about math.

Homework Spot: Reference -
Find atlases, biographies, calculators and more online.

Library Spot: Grammar -
Advice on correct grammar and writing styles.


Online Databases

TexShare Databases -

Learn-A-Test -
Prepare for success with's exclusive learning method, combining our proven practice tests with our unique test preparation study materials. Leading educators, top-notch career experts, and the professionals give you the most effective tools possible to learn exactly what you need to know.


SAT, ACT Preparation, College Information


Quint Careers -
Job-hunting tools, post your résumé, career articles, and college planning advice.

Window On State Government -
A listing of Texas colleges, admission requirements, and tuition costs.

50 States -
Search through the websites of Texas colleges, universities, and community colleges by name or even by offered majors.

ACT Test Prep -
Free practice test questions, test tips, and test descriptions for the ACT exam.

U.S. Department of Education -
Information centers for financial aid, grants and contracts, policies, programs, and research and statistics.

Texas Mentor -
Find and apply to any private school in Texas.

Apply Texas -
Research your information on every Texas Public University, plus some private and two-year schools. Complete and submit admission and scholarship applications online. Copy a completed application and use it to apply to another school.

GRE: Graduate Record Examinations Information -
GRE test details, register online for the GRE, and free official test preparation materials. -
Search for graduate schools and programs by subject, school, or location.

Graduate Management Admission Council -
Self-assessment tests for business students and articles promoting MBA. You can also register online for the GMAT.

College for Texans -
Advice on preparing for college, applying, and career planning for Texans.

College Board -
Register online for the SAT and use the online preparation materials. You can even view your

American Council on Education -
The major coordinating body for all the nation's higher education institutions. ACEnet can help you search for the nearest GED testing center.

College Net -
College applications, scholarships, and a monthly contest in which you vote for the best discussions on the website and the winner gets $5,000, $3,750, $2,500, or $1,250! Not a student? Check out the candidate discussion forums, take a look at candidate profiles, and sign up for a free Voter account so you can help determine which candidates deserve scholarship money.


Encyclopedias, Almanacs, Dictionaries & Writing

Merriam-Webster Online -
Online search for definitions, thesaurus entries, and Word of the Day.

Roget’s II: The New Thesaurus -
Containing 35,000 synonyms and over 250,000 cross-references in an easy-to-use format, this thesaurus features succinct word definitions and an innovative hyperlinked category index.

Columbia Encyclopedia -
An online encyclopedia of information.

Librarian’s Internet Index -
Reviewed and trusted internet sites for information and research.


Literature & Writing

Young Adult Books -
Lists of suggested reading for young adults.