A-Z List of Discus Resources

This A-Z list of Discus databases is available for users who wish to launch and use products individually in their native search interfaces. Are you away from the library or media center and need to use the Discus resources below? Learn more about home access and how to log in.


Academic Search Premier Click to Learn More

Academic Search Premier

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

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Alt HealthWatch Click to Learn More

Alt HealthWatch

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

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Animal Kingdom Click to Learn More

Britannica Animal Kingdom

  • Discover facts about animals by group, by habitat, or by name
  • With easy-to-read articles, videos, and photos with age-appropriate reference and learning material

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Applied Science & Technology Full Text Click to Learn More

Applied Science & Technology Full Text

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

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Auto Repair Reference Center Click to Learn More

Auto Repair Reference Center

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

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Biography In Context Click to Learn More

Biography In Context

  • Comprehensive source for biographical information
  • For all ages

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Bloom’s Literature Click to Learn More

Bloom’s Literature

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

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BrainPOP Jr. Click to Learn More

BrainPOP Jr.

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

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Britannica Library Click to Learn More

Britannica Library

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

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Britannica School Click to Learn More

Britannica School

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

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Business Source Premier Click to Learn More

Business Source Premier

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

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Company Profiles Click to Learn More

Company Profiles

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

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Consumer Health Complete Click to Learn More

Consumer Health Complete

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

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Credo Reference Click to Learn More

Credo Reference

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

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CultureGrams Click to Learn More

CultureGrams

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

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eBook Collection (career ebooks) Click to Learn More

eBook Collection (career ebooks)

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

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EBSCOhost Research Databases Click to Learn More

EBSCOhost Research Databases

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

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Education Full Text Click to Learn More

Education Full Text

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

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Enciclopedia Moderna Click to Learn More

Britannica Enciclopedia Moderna

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

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Escolar (Spanish) Click to Learn More

Escolar (Spanish)

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

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Explora for Elementary Schools Click to Learn More

Explora for Elementary Schools

  • Articles on most topics
  • Pictures
  • Maps, flags

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Explora for Middle Schools Click to Learn More

Explora for Middle Schools

  • Information on many topics from magazines, newspapers, books and more
  • For middle school students

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Explora for High Schools Click to Learn More

Explora for High Schools

  • Information on many topics from magazines, newspapers, books and more
  • For high school students

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Explora for Public Libraries Click to Learn More

Explora for Public Libraries

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

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Ferguson's Career Guidance Center Click to Learn More

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center

  • Complete career research database of jobs, skills, and resources
  • For high school students through adults

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Historic American Newspapers Click to Learn More

Historic American Newspapers

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

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History Reference Center Click to Learn More

History Reference Center

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

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Kids InfoBits Click to Learn More

Kids InfoBits

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

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LearningExpress Library

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

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Literary Reference Center Click to Learn More

Literary Reference Center

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

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MasterFILE Premier Click to Learn More

MasterFILE Premier

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

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Newspaper Source Plus Click to Learn More

Newspaper Source Plus

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

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NoveList K-8 Plus Click to Learn More

NoveList K-8 Plus

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

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NoveList Plus Click to Learn More

NoveList Plus

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

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Nursing Resource Center Click to Learn More

Nursing Resource Center

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

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Opposing Viewpoints In Context Click to Learn More

Opposing Viewpoints In Context

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

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Points of View Reference Center Click to Learn More

Points of View Reference Center

  • Database containing essays and articles that present multiple sides of current issues
  • For middle school students through adults
  • Printable Topic List

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PowerSearch Click to Learn More

PowerSearch

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

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Science Reference Center Click to Learn More

Science Reference Center

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

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Small Business Reference Center Click to Learn More

Small Business Reference Center

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

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StudySC Click to Learn More

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

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TOPICsearch Click to Learn More

TOPICsearch

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

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World Data Analyst Click to Learn More

World Data Analyst

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

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20th Century Historical Videos Click to Learn More

20th Century Videos

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

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