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For high school-level researchers and above. Comprehensive database of academic journals for scholarly research.






For elementary students and educators. Information about all types of animals and their habitats.





Customized travel guides for cities all over the world, plus more general travel tips and resources.



Primary source documents from six key time periods between 1790 and 2000, from the Abolitionist Movement to the Contemporary Era.


Primary source documents about the experience and impact of African-Americans as recorded by the news media.





Comprehensive resource for reviews of books, periodicals, books-on-tape, and electronic media.


Books In Print in-library use only

Bibliographic records, subjects guide, full-text reviews, and publisher information for a wide variety of publications.


Un excelente recurso digital en español que ayuda a enriquecer el aprendizaje de los estudiantes en la escuela primaria y secundaria.



Spanish-language encyclopedia articles, images, dictionaries, timelines, and more.


Content levels for children, young adults, and older students & adults. Encyclopedia articles, magazines and journals, websites, multimedia, dictionary and thesaurus entries, world atlas, country comparison tool, and notable quotations.



Updated daily. Full-text for more than 2,300 journals covering all areas of business research from marketing to economics.




Over 10,000 comprehensive MarketLine profiles on the world’s most important companies.


For the everyday consumer of health care information. Medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.


Over 3,600 in-depth reports analyzing issues that have shaped the modern world.


Unlimited access to art and craft classes taught by design experts and artists. Includes downloadable patterns, templates, and recipes.

To use the mobile app, first access CreativeBug through this link, authenticate with your library card & PIN, and navigate to Account Information under Access My Account. Enter your email address and create a password, then save changes. You can then log into your account on the app.

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For students, researchers, and lifelong learners. Hundreds of subject-specific encylopedias, biographies, chronologies, and dictionaries.


For students. In-depth profiles of countries and territories worldwide, including geography, history, peoples, customs, lifestyle, and society.


Demographic data including consumer and market insights, interactive maps, comparison reports, and US Census data.



Full-text databases covering general reference and a variety of specific topics.

To use the mobile app, search for "Greenville County Library" in the Find My Library tool and authenticate with your library card & PIN. A personal account is not required but can be created within the app if desired.

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For students and teachers. Variety of databases from general reference to subject-specific. Supports student research and classroom instruction.



For students and professionals. Information on more than 1,000 professions in more than 140 industries. Includes education planning, school search, and financial aid databases for schools in the US and Canada.





For entrepreneurs. Resources for all major areas of starting and operating a business from marketing and HR to financing and taxes.


Variety of directories that can be cross-searched or searched individually. Includes financial information for companies, circulation figures for publications, and more.






More than 600,000 biographies of people from around the world and throughout history, including full-text articles, videos, audio clips, and images.


For K-5 students, teachers, and parents. Geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports, and more.




Comprehensive coverage of more than 50 of the most-studied topics in US history from pre-Colonial times to the present.


For students and researchers. Content covering themes and trends from current history curriculums and world history textbooks. Includes the 20th century.








Collection of US obituaries and death notices for in-depth genealogical research from 1704 to today.




Full-text from reference books, encyclopedias, and historical periodicals. Includes historical documents, biographies of historical figures, and historical photos, maps, and videos.




Complete, unabridged contents of thousands of books, videos, and reference materials. Fully searchable. Includes technology topics such as C#, Java, SQL, Linux, A+ certification, virtualization, system administration, and much more.


For pre-K through 12th grade. Videos, interactive learning tools, science experiments, maps, fact sheets, and teacher guides covering all subject areas.






Full text literary analysis and criticism including plot summaries, synopses, author biographies and interviews, and book reviews.


Scholarly and popular commentary from centuries of literary analysis, including broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books, and periodicals.


Full-text articles and works, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more.



Access to S&P's Global Equity and Fund Research in addition to independent, differentiated, and actionable analysis to inform investment and business decisions.


Full-text magazines, journals, and reference books covering a wide range of general interest topics. Primary source documents, photos, maps, and flags are also included.


Hoover's Handbooks and The D&B Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios, with information on US corporations, partnerships, and proprietorships of all sizes, both publicly and privately owned.


Detailed directory listings of private and public US and international companies, First Research industry reports, and D&B Key Business Ratios.



Business and financial information for US and international companies, including SEC filings and 30 years of historical stock prices.


Mitchell's ProDemand in-library use only

Auto repair information, manuals, maintenance, labor estimates, and full-color wiring diagrams.



For kids. Interactive language learning for eight world languages.




Full-text articles from major newspapers, newswires, and news magazines as well as television and radio transcripts.






Resources covering nearly 1,000 topics in technology and business through access to O'Reilly books, videos, case studies, learning paths, and more.


Receive emails Mon–Fri with chapters from a popular book to help you determine if it's a book you want to finish. Includes a wide range of genres and interests and both fiction and nonfiction.




Bilingual dictionaries for Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish, including a pronunciation feature and other language learning and usage tools.



For grades K–3. Information on animal behavior, classification, habitats, birds, dinosaurs, insects, pets, and more. Content provided in both English and Español.


For grades 3–5. Biographies of actors, athletes, explorers, politicians, scientists, world leaders, and more.



Resources presenting multiple sides of an issue to help students better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.


For pre-K through 8th grade. Search for books by author, topic, grade, series, or time period.




Extensive collection of online reference books covering careers, health, history, literature, and science.


Full text science magazines, journals, encyclopedias, reference books, images, videos, and science experiments.



Full-text small business reference books, business videos, help and advice section, and information on how to create a business plan.



For grades K–12. Resources for homework help, projects, and more organized by grade level and subject area. For teachers—lesson plans and content to support classroom activities.


For readers and educators. Resources about children's and young adult books.


For grades 7–12. A robust selection of eBooks, graphic novels, educator resources, and more. No downloads, no waiting.


Full-text articles, biographies, international newspapers, and public opinion polls about current events, social, political and economic issues, and scientific discoveries.


Collection of over 500 fiction and nonfiction animated, talking story, and chapter books. Includes French and Spanish books, National Geographic videos, puzzles, games, and songs.

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For grades K–6. Books on addition, subtraction, multiplication, word problems, geometry, and more. Includes quizzes and lesson plans.



News sources from Washington DC, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. Includes recent content as well as archives back to the 1980s.



For beginners. Interactive coding platform with fun and creative projects for learning Javascript. No software or downloads required.


Complete full-text content of this daily international newspaper, which focuses on business, investing, and corporate news. Issues available on a three-month delay. Current issues available in print format at the Hughes Main Library.


Complete full-text content of this daily newspaper with a focus on breaking news and analysis on politics, business, world national news, entertainment, and more. Issues available on a three-month delay. Current issues available in print format at the Hughes Main Library.


Westlaw in-library use only

Law reference database including access to court decisions, statutes and regulations from all US state and federal jurisdictions, legal treatises and encyclopedias, form finders, and law reviews.




For middle school students through adults. Tools on how to write and research effectively, grammar and punctuation, writing specific types of documents, and more.

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