Enjoy free access to the New York Times, courtesy of the Duncanville library. Just choose the appropriate link below. Then you can catch up on all the latest news and find out what is going on in the world. Sorry, crossword puzzles not included.


Follow THIS LINK if you are inside the library.

Follow THIS OTHER LINK if you are someplace other than the Duncanville library.


A source for free ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines

Wanna read a book? Can’t find a copy in the book store? If you’ve got a Kindle, iPad, smart phone, or tablet then we’ve got a solution. Check out Overdrive   and download your choices through the Libby app.

Just sign in with your library card number and PIN (the last 4 digits of the phone number in your library account).

ASL Dictionary

A video dictionary of American Sign Language

Click on a word on the left side of the screen and see it in sign language on the right.

TexShare Databases

** You’ll need to login with the library’s super-secret password. Stop in for details.**

Free scholarly resources

Articles, Journals, Magazines, and Newspapers

Books and Literature

Business Resources

Career Development and Online Learning

Chilton car repair manuals

Do-It-Yourself Reference Centers

Health and Medical

History and Genealogy

Legal Resources

Science and Technology


Free language learning

Want to learn a new language? Try Duolingo! Study at home with the browser-based version, or on the go with mobile apps for iOS and Android.

Digital Newspaper Archives

The Digital Newspaper Archives of the Duncanville Public Library includes:

  • Duncanville Today
  • Duncanville Daily News
  • Duncanville Suburban
  • Duncanville Weekly Chronicle
  • Duncanvillite

Link only works on a Duncanville Library computer.