Howard County Library

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Welcome to the Howard County Library, Big Spring, Texas!

Useful Links

Texas State Law Library: The Texas State Law Library has librarians on staff who will help you find legal information.  We are open from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday.  You can contact us by telephone at 1-844-829-2843 or by email or by chatting with a librarian via our website From our website you can research for free a number of databases for legal information not readily available through a Google search.

The Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library: Big Spring Herald archives from 1921 to 1955 and the Big Spring Enterprise from 1908 to 1911 are now available online.  The Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library (SWC/SCL) at Texas Tech University in a cooperative project with Howard County Library has made this project possible.

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Texshare Databases:Authoritative, ad-free, and available 24/7.  The TexShare Databases are e-resources licensed for the exclusive use of Texas libraries and their patrons.  Start with Texshare for homework help, research, health and business information, articles from popular magazines and newspapers, genealogy, career development, and other subject area resources. Please see your librarian for password.