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Telling the Story of Food: Why Food Literacy Matters to Your Library
Over the past three and a half years of our food literacy initiative, SC Read Eat Grow, the one question I have heard over and over again is, “Why should a library be involved with food and nutrition?” For the South Carolina State Library and our statewide partner organizations, the answer is simple: food is a b
Under the Southern Sky with Kristy Woodson Harvey
Join us Thursday, April 29, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. for an author talk featuring Kristy Woodson Harvey. She will share with us her most recently published book, Under the Southern Sky. Recently separated Amelia Buxton, a dedicated journalist, never expected that uncovering the biggest story of her career would become deeply personal.
Celebrate National Poetry Month with Ebook Central
Did you know your South Carolina State Library card gives you access to ProQuest's Ebook Central? You can access a wealth of information right from your computer or mobile device! Use Ebook Central to quickly and easily find relevant ebooks and chapters; read online; search within the ebook; and highlight, take notes and bookmark pages in your online copy, stored on your bookshelf for you.
South Carolina Public Library History: Looking Back and Moving Forward
During National Library Week (April 4-10, 2021), we reflect on the importance of library service in our state.
Celebrate National Library Outreach Day
April 7, 2021 - National Library Outreach Day (formerly National Bookmobile Day) celebrates library outreach and the dedicated library professionals who are meeting their patrons where they ar
March 2021 New State Documents
"4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills. In 4-H, we believe in the power of young people. We see that every child has valuable strengths and real influence to improve the world around us. 4-H welcomes youth of all backgrounds and beliefs, empowering them with the skills and confidence to lead for a lifetime." - Pamela B.
National Library Workers Day
April 6, 2021 - Today is National Library Workers Day! NLWD is a day for library staff, users, administrators, and Friends groups to recognize the valuable contributions made by all library workers. How are you celebrating? Learn more at the NLWD website.
Live at Jackson Station with Dan Harrison - LibraryVoicesSC Podcast Episode 138
ALA releases State of America’s Libraries Special Report: COVID-19
April 5, 2021 - Today, the American Library Association (ALA) released its State of America's Libraries Special Report: COVID-19, a snapshot of the library communities' resilience, determination, and innovation in unprecedented circumstances.