If you have a library account in good standing, you can check out an OverDrive e-book title or access our remote databases. Don't have a library account? Texas residents can register for a library account from home! Learn more about how to register from home.
Below are some e-book titles that may be helpful to veterans.
Below are some of the library resources that can provide further guidance on this topic. The Texas State Law Library has many other resources in addition to the highlights we present below. Please call us at (512) 463-1722, if you have any questions about these materials.
This guide provides resources, both online and in print, for veterans and their families. Topics that are covered include education and employment benefits, legal aid available to veterans, and other organizations that provide aid and community support for veterans.
There are many laws that affect veterans. Below you will find references to a few selected areas of the Texas statutes, Texas Administrative Code, and federal statutes that govern veterans' benefits and other issues related to veterans. If you find these difficult to understand, you may want to view the “plain English” resources on this page or speak to an attorney.
Because Texas and federal law may not be easy to understand, below you'll find a collection of resources that help to explain the law in "plain English."
These organizations may be able to provide assistance and information to veterans.
The Texas State Law Library reference librarians have compiled legal research guides for specific areas of the law. These guides contain resources that can help you research a legal issue. The American Association of Law Libraries has a guide for Non-Lawyers on How to Research a Legal Problem [PDF]. If you have any questions, please contact us at (512) 463-1722 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The information provided on this page has been prepared for general information purposes only and should not be construed as, nor substituted for, legal advice. It is strongly recommended that you contact an attorney for advice specific to your fact situation. Your local bar association or the State Bar of Texas Lawyer Referral Information Service (1-800-252-9690) can assist you with locating an attorney.