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     REGULAR HOURS:                                                                CONTACT INFORMATION:

     Monday – Thursday               8:00 AM to 9:30 PM                   1100 College Circle               254-647-1414

     Friday                                     8:00 AM to 1:00 PM                   Ranger, TX 76470                 254-267-7022

     Sunday                                  4:30 PM to 9:30 PM          



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Popular Databases from our Collection

*Ranger College Students, Faculty, and Staff:  How to Access the Ranger College Databases (Must be logged in to Ranger College email to access the logins and passwords)


Provides access to over 60 databases, addressing numerous areas of academic research.


The cumulative index to nursing and allied health literature. Access to over 5,400 indexed medical journals, over 75 full-text medical journals, and over 125 Evidence-Based care sheets.

Academic OneFile (Gale)

Gale Academic OneFile, provides millions of articles from over 17,000 scholarly journals and other authoritative sources and covers everything from art and literature to economics and the sciences. Also included are thousands of podcasts and videos. 

Opposing Viewpoints (Gale In Context)

This cross-curricular resource supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Informed, differing views help learners develop critical-thinking skills and draw their own conclusions.  Useful for writing assignments, speeches, debate preparation, creating presentations, and more. 

Power Search (Gale)

Cross-search content from select Gale products, including Gale's OneFile periodicals, In Context products, and/or eBooks. Gale databases are accessible through their link and the Gale password found on our homepage or through TexShare directly.

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America's Newsbank

Articles from over 2,500 United States newspapers. Research diverse perspectives, topics and trends that align with areas of study such as Business, Health, Criminal Justice, Science, Humanities, Political Science and more. Features reliable, credible information from a wide variety of international, national and local news sources. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device.

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The Guide to the Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements: Development, Interpretation, and Application, 2nd Edition is an essential resource for nursing classrooms, in-service training, workshops and conferences, self-study, and wherever nursing professionals use ANA’s Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements in their daily practice.

For convenience of reference, the text of ANA’s Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements is included as an appendix. This book will challenge each nurse to achieve deeper professional and personal understanding, and will provide a foundation for professional pride.

From the classroom to professional practice, nurses in all roles or settings will find Guide to the Code of Ethics for Nurses to be a powerful tool for learning how to examine and apply the values, duties, ideals and commitments of their living ethical tradition to their practice.




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Dark Psychology & Gaslighting: A Deep Look Into Relationships, Self Esteem, and Manipulation by Relove Psychology

Discover how to tell if you are being manipulated, how to read people; deal with threats; hypnosis; recognize emotional predators; see marketing, news, and media for what it is; recover from emotional abuse; reality distortions; brainwashing; medical misinformation; and more.

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Astrology for Beginners: A Guide to Understanding Your Birth Chart, Star Sign, and Ideal Relationship Partner: As Written in the Stars by Ashley Brittany

Do you want to understand yourself better?  Do you want to finally find the perfect lover for you?  And perhaps, you’re constantly anxious about the future?  It’s time to lay back!  There are 5,000 years of successful experience with astrology.  The stars have your life path written down from the first day you were born.  Coincidence isn’t a real thing – the universe already knows your story.  Don’t let unstudied people keep you away from uncovering your full potential!  You can now become the best possible version of yourself, focus only on the right kind of relationships, and understand what you’re meant to do on this planet.

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$100M Careers: The 5 Fastest Career Paths to Wealth Beyond Your Wildest Dreams by Emmy Sobieski

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My Inventions: The Autobiography of Nikola Tesla

2018 Reprint of 1919 Edition.  Nikola Tesla (1856–1943) was a prophet of the electronic age.  His research laid much of the groundwork for modern electrical and communication systems, and his impressive accomplishments include development of the alternating-current electrical system, radio, the Tesla coil transformer, wireless transmission, and fluorescent lighting.  The visionary scientist speaks for himself in this volume, in chapters that include My Early Life; My First Efforts In Inventions; My Later Endeavors: The Discovery of the Rotating Magnetic Field and The Discovery of the Tesla Coil and Transformer; The Magnifying Transmitter; The Art of Telautomatics.

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FAILURE RULES!: The 5 Rules of Failure for Entrepreneurs, Creatives, and Authentics by Andrew Thorp King

Failure can ruin lives and families.  There’s no denying it.  It can destroy your health and obliterate your self-esteem.  But it also holds a lot of value on the road to success.  FAILURE RULES! walks you through five essential rules to help you pull value from any failure—as proven by Andrew Thorp King’s personal stories of dramatic, cascading failures in business, relationships, art, and life.  Journey through key failure lessons from a wildly diverse set of successful entrepreneurs, creatives, and authentics, including Winston Churchill, Glenn Beck, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Billie Jean King, Srinivas Rao, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, J.K. Rowling, and many, many more

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The Moon: A Folding Pocket Guide to the Moon, Its Surface Features, Phases and Eclipses (Earth, Space and Culture) by James Kavanagh and Raymond Leung

The phases of the Moon determine so much about what we can observe in the night sky on any given night.  This fabled celestial object―the largest and brightest in a sea of astronomical wonders―is a fixture in poems, stories, and our imaginations.  It is also a source of mystery and intrigue.  To help you forge a deeper understanding of our neighbor that orbits some 240,000 miles away, we have created this portable reference.  It features an overview of surface features, phases, eclipses, myths, and viewing tips and sharply illustrated map showing prominent craters, mountain ranges, seas, highlands, and landing sites from the Apollo missions.

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American Women in World War I: They Also Served by Lettie Gavin

Interweaving personal stories with historical photos and background, this lively account documents the history of the more than 40,000 women who served in relief and military duty during World War I.  Through personal interviews and excerpts from diaries, letters, and memoirs, Lettie Gavin relates poignant stories of women's wartime experiences and provides a unique perspective on their progress in military service.  American Women in World War I captures the spirit of these determined patriots and their times for every reader and will be of special interest to military, women's, and social historians.

Eclipses: Luces y Sombras en el Cielo: Nuevos aportes al análisis astrológico de los eclipses de Sol y de Luna by Antionio Polito Di Sabata

Eclipses: Luces y Sombras en el cielo: es el fruto de años de dedicado trabajo de investigación sobre el efecto que tienen los eclipses cercanos al nacimiento en la carta Natal.  Es un libro didáctico lleno de casos prácticos , que tanto astrólogo aficionado y como el profesional disfrutarán por la claridad de sus explicaciones , la variedad de sus paisajes, la riqueza de su interpretación y también nos ayuda a identificar que no todos los eclipses son iguales.

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