Explore Texas History Resource Center

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Get Instant, Free Access to Exclusive Texas Content in the Explore Texas History Resource Center

For more than 100 years, the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) has been recognized as the leader in creating and publishing reliable, credible, and relevant resources about Texas history. One of the central ways we do that today is through The Handbook of Texas Online—a rich website portal that contains more than 26,000 articles (and growing!). In fact, every month 400,000 people access this online treasure trove of all things Texas.

Now we've created a new way to experience this content for those who share our love for Texas history—the Explore Texas History Resource Center.

In the Resource Center, we make Texas history come alive by selecting interesting and relevant topics that stimulate new pathways for exploring our rich Texas history. For example, in the Resource Center you'll find:

And the best part is that you can get instant access to the Explore Texas History Resource Center absolutely free.

Simply complete the application below, and you will get instant, free access to online resources that will enhance your understanding and love for the State of Texas and our rich history.