Please use the links below to access on-line reference services.
the Reference Department at 281-482-7135 (option #3)
Interlibrary Loan Policy for Friendswood
The Friendswood Public Library loans books for
approximately 14 days. There is no charge for photocopies up to 30 pages. We do
not request or lend CD's, DVD's, or VHS tapes through Interlibrary loan.
Audiobooks, cd-roms, and some educational DVD's or VHS tapes can be obtained
through Intersystem loan. We do not lend items from our New Book Collection.
- Connecting people
to the resources
they want and need
with providing standard reference services, the Reference & Adult Services department also provides quality adult programming including cultural
and educational opportunities, computer and job skills training, and a
wide range of instructional programming.
have access to thirteen computer workstations equipped with Internet, MS Office
programs, research and recreational databases, printing, copying, and scanning capabilities.
Reference staff is at hand to provide assistance with all computer and
electronic services. Reference
also provides an inter-library loan service for materials
unavailable at the Friendswood Public Library.
Programs Schedule The
Friendswood Public Library hosts a wide variety of adult programs and events.
These include genealogy workshops, literary and music events, history programs,
health programs, movie nights, and a wide range of computer and instructional
the Reference Desk: local arts and programs at Friendswood Public
- Ready Reference
- These sites are designed to answer simple questions quickly and easily.
Everything from the meaning of a word to someone's ZIP code.
- The Friendswood Library is pleased to offer home
and library access to several online databases to its patrons. These
databases provide a variety of information, including magazine indexes, health
and medical information, research assistance, etc.
- Government Resources
- Also arranged alphabetically, these sites are maintained by various municipal, state and federal agencies, such as the IRS and the TEC.
- Numerous links to Reader's Advisory
Magazine & Newspaper List
- Current magazine and newspaper holdings of the Friendswood
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