ECE 3603: Language and Literacy Acquisition

Resources for Dr. Hern & Dr. Alanís' ECE 3603 course

Search Using SAPL - San Antonio Public Library

If you do not already have a SAPL card, you can get it virtually here:

To search for juvenile ebooks, first go to the SAPL homepage:

Then, click on Advanced search link:

 Advanced Search link on SAPL


Then click on ebooks as the type, children as the audience, and type in your search for the book title or keyword:

Audience and Format buttons in SAPL

BiblioTech Digital Library

BiblioTech: Bexar County Digital Library



Free online content is available for Bexar County residents from the BiblioTech Digital Library. If you are a UTSA student, faculty, or staff member you qualify. Sign up for a free BiblioTech Digital Library account online. 


Instructions for UTSA Students, Faculty, and Staff


  • Register using your home address if you live in Bexar County.
  • Register using UTSA's address if you live outside Bexar County but attend school or work here.
  • Save your BiblioTech Digital Library account number. You'll need it to access all available content and apps.
  • Access content by going to: Start Here > BiblioTech Collections or go to the BiblioTech App Store.
  • Important: Be aware that each app or content collection in BiblioTech requires its own unique registration for a login and password. For example, in order to access "The Great Courses" which are in Kanopy, first register for a BiblioTech account, then register for a Kanopy account as prompted the first time you access "The Great Courses."