E-Resources

Below is a list of e-resources available from several sources.

 

Subject Areas Available

Books & Literature

NoveList Plus - A Discus Database

For all ages. Resource of fiction and nonfiction titles to guide readers in finding their next title to read.

NoveList K-8 Plus - A Discus Database

For elementary and middle school students and educators. Resource for helping students find their next great fiction or nonfiction title to read.

Literary Reference Center - A Discus Database

For middle school students through adults. Broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

Bloom's Literature - A Discus Database

For middle school students through adults. Comprehensive source for literary research on writers and their works throughout history and the world.

Business & Consumer Information

Small Business Reference Center - A Discus Database

For adult researchers. Up-to-date information on topics related to small businesses and entrepreneurs.

Business Source Premier - A Discus Database

For college-level and adult researchers. Business research database covering marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, banking, finance, and economics.

Company Profiles

For college-level and adult researchers. Over 10,000 comprehensive MarketLine profiles on the world’s most important companies.

Gale Legal Forms

Gale Legal Forms provide state-specific legal forms for most legal needs, including real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others. These forms can be downloaded to Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF, completed and printed.
Gale Legal Forms also includes a comprehensive attorney state directory and a dictionary of legal definitions explained in laymen's language

Careers & Education

Cypress Resume

Cypress Resume helps you create professional-quality resumes in three quick and simple steps.

Learning Express Library - A Discus Database

For elementary school students through adults. Collection of test-preparation tools, skill-building materials, and other career and life skills resources.

eBook Collection (Careers) - A Discus Database

For high school students through adults. Customized collection of more than 250 electronic books for vocational needs.

Education Full Text - A Discus Database

For educators and college students in the field of education. Source of information on a wide range of topics in education scholarship.

Español

Escolar - A Discus Database

For students aged 7-12. Spanish elementary encyclopedia for early readers of Spanish.

Enciclopedia Moderna - A Discus Database

For older learners. Spanish database for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students, and students learning Spanish. Includes articles, multi-media, timelines, and more.

General Research

PowerSearch - A Discus Database

For all ages. A platform that allows the user to search multiple Gale databases at once.

MasterFile Premier - A Discus Database

For all ages. Large collection of periodicals, reference books and more covering a wide range of general interest topics.

Kids InfoBits - A Discus Database

For students in kindergarten through 5th grades. Articles, pictures, and reference information on all subjects.

Academic Search Premier - A Discus Database

For college students and adults. Comprehensive collection of academic journals for scholarly research.

BrainPOP Jr. - A Discus Database

For students in grades K-3. Fun video and learning activities that engage young learners.

Britannica Library - A Discus Database

For all ages. Access to three levels: Children, Young Adults, and the Reference Center for high school students and adults.

Britannica School - A Discus Database

For pre-kindergarten through 12th grades. Access to encyclopedia and related content on three levels: elementary, middle school, and high school, as well as teacher resources.

Credo Reference - A Discus Database

For middle school students through adults. More than 600 full-text reference books on most major subject areas.

EBSCOhost Research Databases - A Discus Database

For middle school students through adults. A platform that allows the user to search multiple EBSCO databases at once.

Explora for Elementary Schools - A Discus Database

Articles on most topics, as well as pictures, maps and flags.

Explora for Middle Schools - A Discus Database

Information on many topics from magazines, newspapers, books and more.

Explora for High Schools - A Discus Database

Information on many topics from magazines, newspapers, books and more.

Explora for Public Libraries - A Discus Database

For teens through adults. Information on many topics from magazines, newspapers, books, and more.

Health & Medicine

Alt HealthWatch - A Discus Database

For college-level and adult researchers. In-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine.

Consumer Health Complete - A Discus Database

For high school students through adults. Designed for the everyday health care consumer and contains easily understandable health and medical information.

Nursing Resource Center - A Discus Database

For nursing students at vocational / technical high schools, colleges, and universities. Collection of core content from recognized reference, textbook, and journal publications in the nursing field.

History, Biography & Geography

20th Century Historical Videos - A Discus Database

Primarily for middle school students through adults, though many clips are suitable for grades K-6. Historical primary source videos ranging from 1-9 minutes in length.

StudySC - A Discus Database

For elementary, middle school, and high school students and educators. Website with links to South Carolina-specific web resources for K-12 homework help, projects and more.

CultureGrams - A Discus Database

For all ages. Country reports that provide snapshots of the world’s cultures.

World Data Analyst - A Discus Database

For 6th grade students through adults. Resource for retrieving, comparing, and customizing data on the world’s nations.

History Reference Center - A Discus Database

For middle school students through adults. Comprehensive U.S. and world history reference resource.

Biography in Context - A Discus Database

For all ages. Comprehensive source for biographical information.

News & Popular Culture

TOPIC Search - A Discus Database

For middle school students through adults. Current events database of popular topics, including controversial opinions and viewpoints.

Points of View Reference Center - A Discus Database

For middle school students through adults. Database containing essays and articles that present multiple sides of current issues.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context - A Discus Database

For middle school students through adults. Database of contemporary social issues with content structured to promote critical-thinking skills and information literacy.

Historic American Newspapers - A Discus Database

For all ages. Collection of page images from historic newspapers for searching and browsing.

Newspaper Source Plus - A Discus Database

For all ages. Provides the latest news from the leading national and international news sources.

Flipster

Access leading digital magazines on your mobile device with Flipster, the digital magazine newsstand from EBSCO - courtesy of your local library

Science & Technology

Science Reference Center

For middle school students through adults. Comprehensive database covering the major scientific fields of study.

Applied Science and Technology Full Text

For college-level and adult researchers. Resources on a wide variety of applied science specialties.

Auto Repair Reference Center

For high school students through adults. Comprehensive collection of automobile repair information.

Genealogy & Family History

Ancestry Library Edition

This database is a new genealogy research product that provides instant access to more than 1.2 billion names, more than 3,000 databases, primary source documents and images, Gale's Passenger & Immigration Lists Index and, digital images of the census records from the US Federal Census between the years 1790 and 1930.

HeritageQuest

This database combines digital, searchable images of US federal census records with the digitized version of the popular UMI Genealogy and Local History collection. This online database is an essential collection of unique material for both genealogical hobbyists and professionals.

Please also note our Genealogy Partner, the Camden Archives and Museum, which provides many local genealogy resources.

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