To sign up for TexQuest, please complete and submit the TexQuest form located in the ESC-20 online Commitment System. Districts will receive their account logins in 5 to 10 business days from the date the sign up form is submitted.
Sign up for TexQuest
(Participation is at district level only - one designated district contact is all that is needed to sign up)
(If designated district contact already has an ESC-20 account, please proceed to step 3)
|Step 4:||Sign Up!
(Designated district contact must have an existing ESC-20 Commitment System account to sign up)
For questions or assistance with the TexQuest commitment form, please contact the TexQuest Support Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-844-719-1501 (toll free).
The Texas Legislature provides funds for the Texas State Library and Archives Commission to coordinate statewide digital resources for K-12 public schools and open enrollment charter schools.
As the TexQuest Support Center, Education Service Center, Region 20 assists schools with sign up, outreach, training, and implementation of the digital resources included with access to TexQuest.
For participation information, please contact us at email@example.com or call
(844) 719-1501 (Toll free)
(210) 370- 5786 (Local number)
WHAT ARE SCHOOLS GETTING?
Public school districts and open enrollment charter schools will have 24/7 access to a suite of resources from Gale, two historic archives of primary source materials from Adam Matthew Digital, and 3 leveled encyclopedias, as well as the Spanish Language Resource Center from Britannica School.
HOW DO DISTRICTS SIGN UP?
Please click here for directions on how to sign up.
CAN WE SIGN UP AS A CAMPUS?
Participation in the TexQuest program is by district only.
WHAT IS THIS GOING TO COST MY DISTRICT?
Districts will be invoiced an annual participation fee. For Fiscal Year 2016 the fee is 22 cents per pupil, based on enrollment data provided by TEA. Invoicing will be done by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC).
WHAT IF DISTRICTS DON’T PAY THE TEXQUEST PARTICIPATION FEE?
School districts that do not pay the TexQuest participation fee will lose access to the program.
HOW DOES A DISTRICT SET UP TSLAC AS A VENDOR?
If your district requires forms submitted from new vendors, please send an email message to firstname.lastname@example.org
I CREATED AN ESC-20 COMMITMENT SYSTEM ACCESS ID. DOES THIS ALLOW ME ACCESS TO THE TEXQUEST RESOURCES?
The Access ID received from ESC-20 (email@example.com) is provided to individuals to allow access into the ESC-20 Commitment System. Once you log into the Commitment System with your Access ID, click on the TexQuest form, complete, and submit. The TexQuest Support Center will then email the login credentials to the primary and library contacts designated during the sign up process within 5 business days.
Contact the TexQuest Support Center at Education Service Center, Region 20:
firstname.lastname@example.org ; (844) 719-1501 (toll free) / (210) 370- 5786 (Local number)
Contact the Texas State Library and Archives Commission:
email@example.com ; (512) 463-5852.