Selected Research Sites:

The list below includes links to sites operated by other government agencies, nonprofit organizations and private businesses. The City of Van Alstyne assumes no responsibility for their content.

General Research and Resource Catalogs:

Texshare Database: Digitized magazines, consumer health, research databases.

Texas State Library and Archives: State agency preserving the archival record of Texas.

Internet Archive: A non-profit archive of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.

TexasLawHelp.org: Free legal forms and civil legal information to Texans who cannot afford legal help.

History & Geneology:

UNT Texas History Portal: Gateway to Texas history materials with anything from an ancestor’s picture in a college yearbook to a rare historical map.

Texas State Historical Association: The Handbook of Texas Online has nearly 27,000 encyclopedic entries on the influential people, eras, and events of Texas history.

Van Alstyne High School Yearbooks: A collection of digitized yearbooks through Internet Archive.

Find a Grave: Millions of cemetery records and memorials.

US Gen Web Project: Free online genealogy help and information for every U.S. state and county.

Government Agencies:

Texas Online: The official website for the Great State of Texas with instant access to almost 800 state and local government services.

Texas Workforce Commission: State agency charged with workforce development services such as job matching, recruiting and training to Texas job seekers and employers.

Texas Records and Information Locator (TRAIL): TRAIL searches and locates information from over 180 Texas state agency web servers.

Office of Public Insurance Counsel: Compare Texas HMOs, Guide to Texas HMO quality.

Education Resources:

TuitionFundingSources.com: Free internet resource to all libraries in Texas with the largest source of scholarships in the world.

https://vanalstynepl.driving-tests.org/: Free Driver’s License Tests, FAQs about Texas licenses, and other resources for teen and adult drivers:

USA Learns: A free website teaching English (ESL) to adults.

The list above includes links to sites operated by other government agencies, nonprofit organizations and private businesses. The City of Van Alstyne assumes no responsibility for their content.