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Select a category from the list on the left to get started! Unless otherwise noted, all resources are available to SC State Library cardholders at home or office.

Know what you're looking for? Try the A-Z List of Resources.

Most Popular Resources:
  • Academic Search Premier Discus Home Access
    Scholarly articles from professional magazines and peer-reviewed journals covering history, physics, chemistry, arts, medicine, ethnic studies, and more
  • Auto Repair Reference CenterDiscusHome Access
    Comprehensive collection of automobile repair information
  • Credo ReferenceDiscusHome Access
    More than 600 full-text reference books on most major subject areas
  • EBSCOhost Research Databases Home Access
    Access to business, academic, and professional health journals
  • Gale PowerSearch Discus Home Access
    A list of database resources covering various topics with a cross-search feature allowing simultaneous searching
  • MasterFILE PremierDiscusHome Access
    Large collection of periodicals, reference books and more covering a wide range of general interest topics
  • NewsBank: America's Newspapers Home Access
    Articles from over 600 U.S. and over 20 S.C. newspapers, including The State and the Post & Courier
  • Safari Books Online Home Access
    Access to hundreds of the latest business & technology ebooks
  • WorldCat Home Access
    Catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide

Library Card Access: State Library cardholders can access these Online Resources using their SCSL library card. Select "Home Access" and enter your 13-digit library card number when prompted. Your library card must be up to date. If you have difficulties using your library card, please call 803-734-8026 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Need help accessing from inside your state agency? Certain state agency firewalls prevent automatic authentication for the Online Resources. You may need to use your SCSL library card, selecting the "Home Access" link. For further technical assistance or to report problems, please contact the This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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