It is mission of the VHS/Community Library to provide access to materials and services which complement and enhance the curriculum and meet the information needs and interests of students, faculty,staff, and community.
Director of VISD Libraries
High School Librarian
over 250 e-books
over 25 audio books
Digital Resource Links
Texquest is a state provided suite of outstanding digital resources for all ages. The suite includes Britannica (English and Spanish), Gale Learning Resources, and the Adam Matthew American West series, thousands of e-books, and Teaching Books.
To Access all Texquest resources click on the TexQuest icon and see
your librarian for user name and password
Gale Learning Resources
One stop research center from Gale Virtual Reference Library plus Opposing Viewpoints, InfoTrac Newstand, Literature Resources, GREENR, and
As patrons of the Venus High School and Community Library, you have access to the state library database, TEXSHARE at school and at home. Click on the TexShare icon to the left, put in your user name and password and click on Texshare. Here you'll find sources for health, business, history, genealogy, career, general student research, literature, and a brand new,Do-It-Yourself reference center and more. Ask your librarian for user name and password
Discovery Education accelerates school districts' digital transition through comprehensive standards-based content, professional development, formative assessment, and community engagement proven to positively impact student achievement. For new accounts, see the librarian for passcode.
Time saving portal to thousands of online resources you can use to explore children"s and young adult books and their authors. Immediate access to short movies, audio book readings, book discussion guides, and more. See your classroom resource guide or your campus librarian for sign-in information.
VHS/ Community Library
3:30 P.M.-6:00 P.M.
The Encyclopedia Britannica is now at your finger tips. Just click the above icons for outstanding articles in English or Spanish. Ask your librarian for username and password.
The Portal to Texas history is a gateway to Texas history materials. You may discover anything from an ancestor's picture to a rare historical map. From prehistory to the present day, you can explore unique collections from Texas libraries, museums, archives, historical societies, genealogical societies, and private family collections. The Portal continues to grow as additional partners contribute digital versions of their collections. We hope you'll return often to discover our latest additions.