When you've walked down a sidewalk or in the street outside your house, have you ever encountered a stray animal--like a donkey?
News & Announcements: Collection Highlight
Some items in the Digital Collections are far more popular than others.
Sometimes when you're performing a general search in The Portal to Texas History, you really don't want 70,000 hits from newspapers. Here's how to avoid them.
Even when the December weather doesn't feel wintry, there are plenty of things in the Portal and the Digital Library to help you get into the holiday spirit.
Looking to impress the guests at your holiday potluck or dinner party? Consider one of the historical recipes available on the The Portal to Texas History.
Looking for information on resume writing, career development, or job searches? Check out our December/January featured book display at Discovery Park Library.
Controversy ensued in 1939 when President Roosevelt selected a non-traditional date for Thanksgiving.
The Portal to Texas History now includes documents contributed by Austin College and Rice University about statesman John Patterson Osterhout and his family.