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

  • Review the draft 2023 Unified Transportation Program and public involvement. (Texas Department of Transportation, July 8, 2022)
  • Find the highest performing hospitals in your area. (U.S. News & World Report, ©2022)
  • Explore cryptocurrency state legislation. (National Conference of State Legislatures, June 7, 2022)
  • Read about the forest carbon cycle in U.S. forests. (Congressional Research Service, updated July 26, 2022)
  • Track health information related to extreme heat. (National Integrated Heat Health Information System, accessed July 27, 2022)


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.