In this weekly post, we feature helpful research tools and recent articles of interest to the legislative community.

  • Read summer driving tips. (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, May 2021)
  • Consider various aspects of the nation's housing. (Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, ©2020)
  • Review how some states have taken steps to improve air quality. (Association of Air Pollution Control Agencies, May 2021)
  • Find out which counties have burn bans in effect. (Texas A&M Forest Service, accessed June 23, 2021)


Librarians review and select articles from more than 1,000 print and online sources to compile a weekly annotated list of Current Articles of interest to the legislative community. View this week's Current Articles.


Members of the Texas legislative community may request articles by using our online form or by calling 512-463-1252.