Books & Reading

During this time of practicing social distancing, this resource has been made accessible for free by TumbleBooks until August 31, 2020. Access is coordinated through the SC State Library and Discus.

AudioBookCloud is an online audiobook library collection of streaming audiobooks for all ages. The collection is available online around the clock. No downloads, no waiting!


For readers of all ages, Books and Authors is a comprehensive reference database for locating reviews of books, periodicals, books-on-tape and electronic media.


Books In Print in-library use only

Provides information on a variety of publications including forthcoming, children's, large print, serials, paperbound, out-of-print, and audio and video. Features bibliographic records, subjects guide, full-text reviews, and publishers section.


NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers' advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction. With its intuitive interface and extensive proprietary content, NoveList Plus will help you to answer the question of what to read next.

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For kids preschool through 8th grade. Browse books, watch 3-D animated video book reviews and reserve books from our catalog.


During this time of practicing social distancing, this resource has been made accessible for free by TumbleBooks until August 31, 2020. Access is coordinated through the SC State Library and Discus.

RomanceBookCloud is an online romance ebook collection. The collection is available online around the clock. No downloads, no waiting!


The TumbleBook Library collection includes over 500 fiction and non-fiction animated and talking story, and chapter books. Also included in the collection are French and Spanish books as well as National Geographic videos, puzzles, games, and songs; all resources designed to teach children the joy of reading and learning.

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