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Named after Ernest A. Emerson, a former commissioner and staunch advocate of education in the fire service, the Fire Protection Resource Library provides educational and training materials to fire departments and the citizens of Texas. The library also offers research services and participates in public outreach.

Library Resources

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Online Catalogarrow_right_alt

Search and request books from the TCFP resource library.

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Library Newsletterarrow_right_alt

Archived updates and newsletters from the library.

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Library Research Linksarrow_right_alt

Links and updates from the library.

Contact or Visit the Library

The library is located in the commission's headquarters facility.

Physical Address:

4800 N Lamar Blvd.
Suite 370 Austin, TX 78756


8:00 a.m - 5 p.m,
Monday thru Friday


(512) 936-3833