Did you know that you have access to one of the premier map databases for our great state? The Texas Digital Sanborn Maps include maps going all the way back to 1867. For example you can see what the city of Houston looked like in August 1885. So try out this fascinating resource.
Hey kids! Come join us tomorrow Wednesday, May 5 at 3:15 pm to try your hand at the ancient art of paper folding known as origami. This craft is to honor Asian Pacific Heritage Month. We provide all the paper - you provide the enthusiasm! See you then.
The library has two databases that can be used in genealogical research: Ancestry.com and Heritage Quest. A library computer must be used to access Ancestry.com, but Heritage Quest can be used at home with your library card number. In addition to the databases, the library has books to help in researching your family history, such as:
Information for Persons with Disabilities: Harris County Public Library will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who are interested in attending library programs. To make a request for yourself or someone you know, please notify the Branch Librarian two working days in advance of the program.