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TAIR - The Arabidopsis Information Resource

  • TAIR collects information and maintains a database of genetic and molecular biology data for Arabidopsis thaliana, a widely used model plant This is a TexShare database

  • Thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K–12 environment
  • Browsable by various book awards including Texas specific lists, featuring Texas Bluebonnet Award winners and nominees

Testing Center in LearningExpress Library This is a TexShare database

  • Interactive prep exams, ebooks, and tutorials
  • Use the "Search box" to find specific exams and content
  • Practice exams include NCLEX-RN, MCAT , GMAT
  • Prep for ACCUPLACER, GRE, LSAT, MAT, PCAT, CLEP, ACT, THEA®, occupational exams, and U.S. Citizen Exam
  • Math, Reading, Grammar and Writing, and Science Skills Reviews
  • Job & Career Accelerator, Computer Skills Center, and Adult Learning Center
  • View a list of LearningExpress resources

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps This is a TexShare database

  • Property and land-use records of Texas towns and cities from 1867 to 1970
  • Details on buildings include outline, size and shape, construction materials, height, use, windows and doors, street and sidewalk widths, boundaries and house numbers

Texas Reference Center This is a TexShare database

  • Articles from more than 80 journals and books about Texas and Texans

Thompson Reuters Checkpoint

  • This is a tax and accounting research database from Thompson Reuters
  • Use is limited to current UMHB students, faculty, staff
  • To get a Checkpoint ID, register here from a computer on campus
  • You must use your UMHB email address to register
  • Once issued a Checkpoint ID, you will be able to access Checkpoint from any location or device that has internet access.
  • Student IDs are temporary and will automatically expire twice a year; either on July 31st or December 31st. If a student needs access to Checkpoint but their ID has expired, they will need to re-register to have their access reinstated.
  • View full instructions on how to register

TLG - Thesaurus Linguae Graecae

  • Digitized texts written in Greek, from Homer (8 c. B.C.) to the fall of Byzantium in AD 1453 and beyond
  • First time users are asked to create an account
  • Users who connect via an authorized IP will be given access to the full corpus

TOPICsearch This is a TexShare database

  • Covers current events, social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics frequently discussed in the classroom
  • 100,000+ full-text articles from diverse sources

Twentieth-Century American Poetry  This is a TexShare database

  • Collection includes 50,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets, including Adrienne Rich, Andrei Codrescu, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Cathy Song

Twentieth-Century English Poetry This is a TexShare database

  • Collection of more than 600 volumes of poetry by 283 poets from 1900 to the present day, including W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Thomas Hardy, Wilfred Owen, Thom Gunn, Fleur Adcock, Paul Muldoon, Tony Harrison, Benjamin Zephaniah and Carol Ann Duffy, and incorporating the poets in The Faber Poetry Library

Page last updated May 19, 2020