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Library Staff Web Guide
|Offering links to websites to provide further information based on selections by reference librarians.
View a list of frequently used sites below, or use the subject headings to the left to navigate through the guide.
2-1-1 A Call For Help: Access to services in the 19 counties of West Central Texas in areas including housing, food, health, financial, jobs, and transportation.
Abilene Adult Education:
Located at the Alta Vista Learning Center and providing access to GED Classes, Adult Basic Education, Citizenship, Literacy, and ESL courses.
Abilene Independent School District:
Public school system including the magnet schools.
Abilene Regional Medical Center:
Local healthcare provider offering a 231-bed facility with inpatient, outpatient, medical, surgical and emergency care.
Big Country Home Educators:
The Big Country's home school coalition designed to provide information on the organization, home school laws, and links to home schooling materials.
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid):
Access the online application to connect students to federal student aid to help when paying for higher education.
Hendrick Health System:
The first healthcare facility in Abilene offering access to a 522-bed facility, a women's center, a rehab hospital, cancer center, and additional services.
IRS Forms & Publications:
Access tax forms needed for the filing process.
Signup for Medicare, read about what Medicare covers, and find doctors, hospitals, and other services that work with Medicare.
Apply for a Social Security card (or change the information on your card) and learn about Social Security retirement benefits.
Texas Legal Forms:
Access current legal forms for Texas that can be downloaded, completed online, or printed out.
Provides links to offices and officials for the state of Texas, including links to just about everything you need to know dealing with the Lone Star State.
Texas Workforce Commission:
State government agency charged with overseeing and providing workforce development services to employers and job seekers of Texas.
TRAIL List of Texas Agencies:
List of each current Texas state agency with links to their websites.