Comprehensive database of academic journals for scholarly research
Database focusing on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness
Billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos and more from countries all over the world. Available only in the library.
Covers a wide variety of applied science specialties, from acoustics and aeronautics, to neural networks, nuclear and civil engineering and more
Search businesses, people, mailing lists, sales leads, jobs and more
Auto Service and repair information on more than 38,000 domestic and imported vehicles from 1974 to present from every major manufacturer
More than 600,000 biographies of people from around the world and throughout history
Comprehensive source for literary research on writers and their works throughout history and the world
Explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors, genres and topics
Videos on many topics with games, learning activities, homework help and quizzes
Encyclopedia articles about people, places and things with pictures, maps, videos and activities.
Activities to explore, play, read and draw for pre-K through second grade
Encyclopedia articles, current magazines, recommended websites, an atlas, biographies, news, pop-up dictionary and thesaurus, multimedia includes images, videos, and audio clips
In-depth information on U.S. businesses, industries and products
Business research database covering marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, banking, finance and economics
Customized collection of more than 250 electronic books for vocational needs
Search for jobs internships, apprenticeships and entry-level positions. Create resumes and cover letters as well as explore careers suited to your interests and experience.
Health content oriented to the information needs of patients and designed to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics
Full text of more than 600 subject-specific encyclopedias, biographies, chronologies and dictionaries — all from well-respected publishers
Countries, states and provinces with maps, flags, photos, recipes and famous people
Discus — South Carolina’s Virtual Library is the information place for all South Carolinians. Discus, which stands for Digital Information for South Carolina Users, provides free access to an electronic library that’s available 24/7.
A platform that allows the user to search multiple EBSCO databases at once and retrieve single set of results
Includes full-text education journals that cover the essentials of education and related fields of study, including in-depth coverage of special education
Spanish database for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students and students learning Spanish. Includes articles, multi-media, timelines and more for older learners.
Spanish elementary encyclopedia for early readers of Spanish from Britannica
Provides access to information from magazines and books on many topics for elementary students
Provides access to information on many topics from magazines, newspapers, books, biographies, country reports, primary sources, video and more for high school students
Provides access to information on many topics from magazines, newspapers, books, biographies, country reports, primary sources, video and more for middle school students
Provides access to information from many sources on most topics for teen through adult public library patrons
Offers scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain covering agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology
Official state specific forms plus federal, business, personal, real estate and general forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues
Up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world
A collection of premier reference books that you can view and search online. You can search a single book, within a subject or across the library’s entire book collection.
Authoritative, up-to-date information on health and wellness topics including full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and much more
American genealogical sources — rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps and more.
Searchable database of U.S. newspapers with descriptive information and select digitization of historic pages
Provides free online access to historic local and regional newspapers originating throughout South Carolina since the 1700s
U.S. and world history topics from historical reference books, magazines, journals and thousands of primary source documents
How-to instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast
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How-to information covering a variety of home improvement and repair projects
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Provides the most accurate, accessible, and authoritative content available and present arguments on both sides of every issue in a clear, balanced, and unbiased manner
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Full-text articles from 120+ children’s magazines, reference sources and newspapers
161,000 multimedia resources, including high-quality full-length videos, video clips, images, audio files, interactives, maps and science experiments.
Comprehensive collection of test-preparation tools, skill-building materials and other career and life skills resources
Information from major respected reference works, books, literary journals
Collection of literary criticism on a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres
Up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world
Choose from over 70 foreign and over 20 English language courses to get started.
Large collection of periodicals, reference books and more covering a wide range of general interest topics
Get comprehensive financial information on New York Stock Exchange, American Stock Exchange and NASDAQ stocks. Find comprehensive financial information on thousands of mutual funds, including the Morningstar star rating. To access the database from home or work, visit Morningstar Investment Research.
Articles from over 600 U.S. newspapers and over 20 S.C. newspapers, including The State and the Post & Courier. Requires S.C. State Library card to access.
Provides the latest news from the leading national and international news sources
Sign up for the Library’s NextReads interactive newsletter. Reading recommendations delivered right to your inbox. Choose from Armchair Travel, Biography and Memoir, Christian Fiction, Fantasy and Science Fiction, Fiction A to Z, Historical Fiction, Mystery, Picture Books, Romance, Teen Scene as well as the New York Times Bestseller Fiction and Nonfiction lists.
NoveList K-8 Plus is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.
Created especially for people who love books, NoveList Plus is the premier online database for reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world. Helping readers of all ages find just the right book to read, this comprehensive source of popular and professional book information includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.
From immigration to stem cells to texting while driving, Opposing Viewpoints in Context delivers more than 13,000 pro/con views, over 1,000 court case overviews and thousands more topic overviews, biographies and profiles.
Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help students realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.
Science In Context features authoritative information for assignments and projects, and provides detailed coverage of popular subjects. From earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics, and science history and biography.
Comprehensive full-text database covering the major scientific fields of study: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science and society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife
Up-to-date information on topics related to small businesses and entrepreneurs
Perfect for public and academic libraries, chambers of commerce and small business development centers. Covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting and taxes.
This database offers assistance in providing routine maintenance (tune-ups, brake service, etc.) as well as extensive repairs (engine and transmission disassembly) and allows users to search by product type, brand, model, engine type, specific area of model or engine type, and model numbers. PDF full text is available for all documents. Contact the library for username and password.
Links to quality online content for South Carolina-related topics, including subjects in the South Carolina curriculum standards
Read The State newspaper online. Please note this resource has a 90 day embargo.
Bridges the gap between the science that students learn in the classroom and the discoveries pushing the boundaries of science today. Contact the library for username and password.
An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History. The new solution merges Gale’s authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.
Whether you’re a beginning investor or a veteran looking for high-impact ideas, Value Line can position you for financial success quickly and easily. The uncontested authority in reliable, unbiased information, Value Line puts you in the driver’s seat with accurate and insightful investment research on companies, industries, markets and economies. From the latest data, sophisticated tools and proven ranks to expert analysis and guidance, Value Line gives you the power to evaluate investments with confidence.
This website gives you powerful new tools to protect your finances, invest wisely, grow your wealth and learn more about your finances. Ratings information for banks, credit unions and insurance companies. A Medigap insurance tool is also included.
An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History. The new solution merges Gale’s authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.
This archival record of domestic and international news is updated weekly and contains more than 1 million internal hyperlinks and convenient new features such as tabbed search results. It covers all major political, social and economic events since November 1940. Contact the library for username and password.