• Discus adds PebbleGo Science for K-3 Teaching and Learning

    Discus makes science rock with the addition of PebbleGo Science! Foster student curiosity with a science-related Question of the Day.

  • New StudySC!

    We are pleased to announce the new StudySC!

  • Help Us, Help You

    Every five years, we must provide an independent evaluation of how our agency implements Library Services and Technology grants in South Carolina. Quality Metrics gathers information from various sources for 2018 to 2022, including the State Program Report, personal interviews, and survey data.

  • More Subjects, More Tutors

    Our almost two-year relationship providing free Tutor.com tutoring through Discus continues to evolve. South Carolina residents could only access the free service during limited hours when we began offering the service in March 2020.

  • Boost Your Grades with Tutor.com – free Discus webinar

    Register now for the live webinar Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 4:00 p.m.

  • The ReadSC Writing Contest

    The ReadSC Writing Contest – formerly Letters About Literature and Young Minds Dreaming – offers students in grades 4 through 12 the chance to submit a letter to an author, or a poem about how they see the world.

  • SC State Library Partners with SC Department of Education to Provide Tutoring

    The South Carolina Department of Education and the South Carolina State Library (SCSL) announced a $1.5 million partnership to address the continuing academic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Free Real-time Tutoring Now Available 24 hours

    South Carolina statewide access to free real-time tutoring is now available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Both English and Spanish speaking tutors (in select subjects) are available through the

  • Upcoming CultureGrams Webinars!

    Register now for our upcoming CultureGrams webinars: CultureGrams for Elementary Educators and CultureGrams for High School Educators.

  • New and Improved Discus Website Launch

    The South Carolina State Library and Discus are pleased to announce the release of the new Discus website. Current users will recognize similar access point tabs of A-Z Resources, Discus Kids, Grade Level, and Subject tabs.