Adult Resources

Our primary goal of the Sekula Memorial Library is to provide free resources for information, education and recreation that will enrich and enhance the lives and minds of our community. 

For more information please contact the library at (956) 383-6246.

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City of Edinburg

For information on the community visit the City of Edinburg’s website.

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Learning Express Library

The Learning Center offers resources to help you get the results you want in education, life, or in your job. Practice tests, exercises, and eBooks on business writing, the U.S. citizenship test, elementary math and reading skills, or college entrance exams are available. You must create an account to access the resources.

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Test Prep Review
Practice questions, flashcards, and study guides help prepare you for the exam of your choice. Information on what each exam includes is available along with other resources for higher education.

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Accelerated Reader
Find out the reading level, interest level, and point value of the books your children are reading. Search by title, author, ISBN, or quiz number. Book summaries and recommended reading lists are also available.

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TumbleBook Library
Tumblebook offers a selection of children’s books on your computer using flash animation that you can read or read along with. Discover interactive games, language learning, iPad viewable books, and Non-fiction books. Reading levels and accelerated reader information are included. The website is available in English, Spanish or French.

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TexShare

Search a wide assortment of databases in one spot. Categorization is by subject with Spanish content available on select databases. Links to additional resources are available. Access from home requires a Dustin M. Sekula Memorial Library card.

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EBSCOHOST
Search a wide assortment of journal databases online by topic or database name. Access from home requires a Dustin M. Sekula Memorial Library card.

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ALLDATA Online
Accessible only in the library. ALLDATA provides automotive information for service and repair. Includes information on product recalls and wiring diagrams.

Citation Machine
This site helps you properly cite research material using MLA, APA, Chicago, or Turabian citation style.

U.S. Small Business Administration
Learn what it takes to start your own small business. Find out about loans, how to register your business, training, and information on properly managing a business.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Find the forms you need to apply for a Green Card, Citizenship, employment and renewals. Also provides information on what to do before applying.

Fedstats
Find statistics and information from over 100 U.S. government agencies. Search geographically, by subject, or agency name.

Texas Workforce Commission
Search for jobs, learn about unemployment, or find out about training and education. Website is also available in Spanish.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Find information on health issues, statistics, how you can prevent conditions, tips for traveling and emergency preparedness, and so much more.

Cost of Living Calculator
Compare cost of living for up to 4 U.S. cities and the national average with this comprehensive calculator.

College For All Texans
Learn the facts about applying for college. Provides information on exams, financial aid, and colleges. A guide on how to start planning for college early is available.

U.S. Patent and Trade Office
Provides information on patents and trademarks. Information on how to apply and forms are available for download.

Texas Law Help
Guide to civil legal information in Texas. Information is categorized by topic. Provides a directory for Legal Aids and Legal Assistance.

Handbook of Texas Online
Online multidisciplinary encyclopedia for Texas.