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DISCUS - South Carolina’s Virtual Library provides all South Carolinians with access to an electronic library of essential information resources, through school, college, and public libraries. Databases provided by DISCUS are so noted in their descriptions.


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Ebrary Academic Complete Available only to Winthrop Community

Ebrary Academic Complete is a growing e-book collection spanning all academic subject areas.

EBSCOhost Research Databases Available only to Winthrop Community (Enter Mobile Site)

EBSCOhost is a powerful online reference system accessible via the Internet. It offers a variety of proprietary full text databases and popular databases from leading information providers. The comprehensive databases range from general reference collections to specially designed, subject-specific databases for public, academic, medical, corporate and school libraries.

Education Full Text (H.W. Wilson) Available only to Winthrop Community discus small

Provides full text, indexing and abstracts for hundreds of periodicals, books and yearbooks; database covers a broad range of subjects pertaining to education and is invaluable for education students, professionals and policy makers.

Educator's Reference Complete Available only to Winthrop Community

Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database.

Electronic Collections Online Available only to Winthrop Community

Indexes scholarly journals in all subject areas, including: agriculture, library science, anthropology, literature, business, medicine, economics, philosophy, education, political science, fine arts, psychology, geography, religion and religions, history, science, language, social sciences, law, and technology.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online: Academic Edition Available only to Winthrop Community Provided by DISCUS

 Comprehensive source of encyclopedia content and related materials:
  • Includes Encyclopaedia Britannica and Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary & Thesaurus
  • Links to Web sites for The New York Times and BBC News
  • Additional content sources include World Data Analyst, Notable Quotations and Gateway to the Classics
  • Access to the Britannica Blog, stimulating dialogue covering a wide range of topics

Encyclopedia Britannica: Elementary Edition Available only to Winthrop Community discus small

 Comprehensive source of encyclopedia content and related materials

Encyclopedia Britannica: Middle School Edition Available only to Winthrop Community discus small

 Comprehensive source of encyclopedia content and related materials

Encyclopedia Britannica: High School Edition Available only to Winthrop Community discus small

 Comprehensive source of encyclopedia content and related materials

Encyclopedia Britannica: Spanish (Escolar)

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ERIC (EbscoHost) Available only to Winthrop Community discus small

ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources. The database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. ERIC documents since October 2002 ("ED" numbers) are available in PDF format at GPO Access.


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Britannica Online in Spanish

European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750 Available only to Winthrop Community discus small

Comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750 from European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to the Americas, 1493-1750. The database covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of native American peoples.

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Ferguson's Career Guidance Center  Available only to Winthrop Community Discus Logo

Provides detailed profiles of jobs and industries, invaluable advice on career skills, resource entries, and much more!

FDsys

FDsys (formerly GPO Access) is a service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free electronic access to a wealth of important information products produced by the Federal Government and its agencies. The information provided on this site is the official, published version and the information retrieved from FDsys can be used without restriction, unless specifically noted.

Films on Demand  Available only to Winthrop Community

Films On Demand is a web-based digital video delivery platform that allows you to view streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere, 24/7! And special features built into the Films Demand platform allow users the ability to organize and bookmark clips, share playlists, store quick links to favorite videos, and manage their entire collection through an administrative reporting system.


FindLaw: Internet Legal Resources

This comprehensive guide includes links to resources in over 30 practice areas, case law and codes, legal associations, law schools, law reviews, and more.

FirstSearch Available only to Winthrop Community

OCLC FirstSearch  is a service of the world's largest library cooperative, connecting you to information in a wide range of subjects.


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This database provides a collection of scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain, covering all major subject areas and designed to make academic research readily accessible in PDF format.  Users enjoy relevant search results due to detailed abstracts in multiple languages and EBSCO's comprehensive indexing of every article.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia Available only to Winthrop Community Discus Logo

For students and adults alike, the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database covers an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas.


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Gale Virtual Reference Library Available only to Winthrop Community discus small

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Because each library creates its own eBook collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries.

Global Issues in Context Available only to Winthrop Community

Global Issues in Context looks at issues and countries, and uses a wealth of resources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events. Global Issues in Context supports research in virtually every corner of the library and in a wide variety of subject areas, including sociology, current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, women’s studies, human rights, English composition and many more.

GPO Access

See FDsys

GPO Monthly Catalog Available only to Winthrop Community

Records on all subjects of interest to the U.S. government.

GreenFILE Available only to Winthrop Community discus small

This comprehensive resource draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more. 

GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) Available only to Winthrop Community Discus Logo

The Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources focuses on the physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues. Topic, organization, and country portals form research centers around issues covering energy systems, health care, agriculture, climate change, population, and economic development. Portals include authoritative analysis, academic journals, news, case studies, legislation, conference proceedings, primary source documents, statistics, and rich multimedia.

Grove Music Online

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Health & Wellness Resource Center (including Alt Health) Available only to Winthrop Community

Find alternative medicine-focused magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, videos, & reference information on: Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Pregnancy, Herbal remedies, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, health assessment sites & government databases. Easily access videos from Healthology, Inc.'s consumer health video library. Spanish-language videos are available. The material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.

Health Reference Center - Academic Available only to Winthrop Community

Health Reference Center - Academic provides an integrated collection of general interest health and fitness magazines, medical and professional periodicals, reference books and pamphlets. Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

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This database is a collection of consumer health information, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

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This database provides scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines.

Heraldonline

Heraldonline.com is a service of The Herald, the leading daily newspaper in York and Chester counties. This website serves as an index for the Herald. Articles can be retrieved from the library's microfilm collection at no charge or printed from the website for a per article fee.


HighWire Press

HighWire Press is one of the two largest archives of free full-text science journals on the web.

History Reference Center Available only to Winthrop Community discus small

Includes full text for many of the leading history periodicals.

Historical Abstracts Available only to Winthrop Community

Historical Abstracts is a complete reference guide to the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered in America: History and Life). This database includes annotated references to information on topics from the Renaissance to Tiananmen Square. Published since 1954, Historical Abstracts is a  leading bibliography for historical study in the world. In addition to including the key historical journals from virtually every major country, Historical Abstracts includes a targeted selection of hundreds of journals in the social sciences and humanities that are of special interest to researchers and students of history.

Human Resources Management

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