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Ingleside High School Library


Our libraries strive to promote reading and ensure that students and staff are effective users of information enabling them to be lifelong learners.

                                Salina Villaneda, District Librarian


                                      Erica Lugo, Library Aide

                                                           Give us a call at (361)776-2712 

IHS Library is now Sponsoring the IHS Sea Perch Underwater Robotics Club. 

     Sign ups will take place until Wed. Oct. 18. Email to sign up, or visit the library to sign up there. 

Looking for a good book? Click the link above to search the IHS Library Collection!

Click the link above for hours of operation and programs!

The Free Automatic Bibliography and Citation Maker.

OVERDRIVE: Enjoy thousands of popular and best-selling eBooks and audio books free from your school library. Available to students & parents, faculty & staff on any device. For desktops, click the icon above. For devices, download the free OverDrive Media Console APP from iTunes or Google Play. Stop by the library or email Ms. Villaneda, your District Librarian, for help with login information or other assistance.


Click the icons below to access TexQuest digital resources! Stop by the library or email Ms. Villaneda, your District Librarian, for login information.  

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Newspapers and Magazines. Choose one of the resources above to access magazine & newspaper articles, academic journal articles, images & videos. 



Social Studies Primary Sources. Adam Matthew Digital Resources provide maps, journals, artwork, images, pamphlets, leaflets, letters. What is a Primary Source? Video.

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Encyclopedias and magazine articles. Primary sources. Images, videos, lesson plans.

ELA Resources.

Artemis Literay   Use Artemis to search across all Gale Literature databases.


Biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. 

Scribner's           Essays on the lives and works of authors from around the world from all time periods. Entries include concise essays, citations, and biographical information that places the author and their works in personal and historical context.

In-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world within the context of the time period in which they lived.

Non-fiction eBooks. 5 different collections to download or read online.

Gale Virtual

Reference Sources for Research. Encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. 

Global Reference

Social Studies/Science Content. Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources. Physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues. Topic, organization, and country portals form research centers around issues covering energy systems, health care, agriculture, climate change, population, and economic development. 

Health and Science Content.  Magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, videos, & reference information on: Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, health assessment sites & government databases. Over 700 videos from Healthology, Inc.'s consumer health video library.

Spanish and Portuguese ~ Latin America
 Esta colección multidisciplinaria provee material iberoamericano confiable de carácter académico, científico y de interés general. Abarca temas tan variados como política, historia, economía, humanidades, ciencias de la salud, filosofía, literatura, ciencia, tecnología y más. INFORME incluye publicaciones de 14 países así como los periódicos más importantes de la región.

Opposing Viewpoints
Information and opinions on today's hottest social issues. Continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience. 

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Science Resources.
 Newspaper and magazine articles, academic journal articles, images and videos.

Student Resources in Context

A Broad Range of Topics on People, Places, and Events. 
Full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links as well as vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Resources for teachers!

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Premier reference sources in the field of education. 

The database includes content in key subject areas including administration, bilingual education, child development and psychology, funding, health education, technology, and testing. The majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database.


 Take a Video Tour

Meet-the-Author, movies, book readings, lesson plans, book lists, reading lists, sharing tools.


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Full-text eBook Collections. Early Reader, Earth Science, Life Science. English Language Learners.

 Learn letters, words, numbers. sounds, time, geography, and more!

Britannica Elementary

Learn about people, places, & things. Search animal groups, use an atlas, explore countries, hobbies, & so much more! 


Magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more. 

National Geo

Reputable, authoritative, and appropriate content that brings children aged 6-14 the world in a way they've never seen it before. Fun and substantive, National Geograhic Kids will take them on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.

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Full-text eBooks. Magazine, news, reference book articles. Images, websites, interactive learning games.

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