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Select Houston Public Library locations will serve as Cooling Centers on July 9-10. Please review this document for details on hours and locations.
Specially designed classes, resources, and programs tailored to Houston's international community. We have a dedicated International Services team to help you with language learning, advance your career or education, and meet neighbors right at your local library.
English Learning Program
Living English is HPL’s FREE English learning program to help you live, work, and play here in Houston.
Enroll in online classes and watch videos on demand!
Access career resources, resume help, practice tests and Microsoft Office help. Live online tutoring is available 24/7.
Online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books and thousands of legal forms. Content offers users detailed “how-to” instructions to address a wide-range of legal issues including business law, financial planning, family law, and property & real estate.
Get live job coaching, resume assistance, and more. Available 24/7; Powered by Brainfuse.
An online tool that provides step-by-step guidance on planning, starting, and running a small business or nonprofit. (Previously known as Small Business Builder.)
Over 500 video-based courses on a wide variety of subjects, from hard and soft business skills like management and technology to law, academics, alternative medicine, real estate, homeschooling, bartending, arts and crafts. Courses are self-paced and Continuing Education credits are available. (Sign up with your library card number and create a password. Must be 13 & up to register.)