Online Reference

Online references at your finger tips!

Business and Finance
  • Big Charts
    • BigCharts offers numerous products for the self-directed investor.
  • Building Codes
    • South Carolina Building Codes Links
  • DISCUS - Business resources
    • Resources include: •Business Source Premier •Company Profiles •Credo Reference •Explora for Public Libraries •MasterFILE Premier •Regional Business News •Small Business Reference Center
  • Non-Profit Best Practices Guide
    • Offers answers to virtually any question about managing nonprofits by providing hands-on tips, articles and profiled links.
  • Start a Business or Non-profit
    • Resources compiled by usa.gov.
  • Switchboard
    • A yellow page/ white pages type online telephone directory.
  • The Motley Fool
    • The Motley Fool is dedicated to helping the world invest — better.
  • Thomas Register of American Manufacturers
    • The Thomas Register of American Manufacturers, now ThomasNet, is an online platform for supplier discovery and product sourcing in the USA and Canada.
  • U.S. Small Business Administration
    • SBA can help facilitate a loan for you with a third party lender, guarantee a bond, or help you find venture capital. Understanding how SBA works is the first step towards receiving assistance.
  • US Census County Business Patterns
    • This annual series provides subnational economic data by industry.
Fast Facts
  • DISCUS
    • Resources include: High School through Adult •Britannica High School •Credo Reference •CultureGrams •Explora for High Schools •Explora for Public Libraries •MasterFILE Premier •Student Research Center: High School Elementary and Middle School Students •BrainPOP Jr. •Britannica Elementary •Britannica Middle School •CultureGrams •Explora for Elementary Schools •Explora for Middle Schools •Kids InfoBits •Searchasaurus •Student Research Center: Middle School
  • FedStats
    • Your window into U.S. federal statistics.
  • InfoPlease.com, World Almanac
    • Information Please has been providing authoritative answers to all kinds of factual questions since 1938—first as a popular radio quiz show, then starting in 1947 as an annual almanac, and since 1998 on the Internet at www.infoplease.com.
  • RefDesk
    • Refdesk is free and family friendly. The site is the single best source for facts on the Net; a one-stop site for all things Internet: news, weather, sports, reference, encyclopedia, facts on file, dictionaries and encyclopedias, tutorials, search engines, free stuff, games and much more.
Health
  • CDC - Data and Statistics
    • Data, Statistics and Tools provided by the Centers for Disease Control on a variety of health topics.
  • DISCUS
    • Resources include: High School through Adult •Academic Search Premier •Alt HealthWatch •Consumer Health Complete •Credo Reference •Explora for High Schools •Explora for Public Libraries •Health Source - Consumer Edition •Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition •MasterFILE Premier •MEDLINE •Nursing Resource Center •Student Research Center: High School Elementary and Middle School Students •BrainPOP Jr. •Britannica Elementary •Britannica Middle School •Explora for Elementary Schools •Explora for Middle Schools •Kids InfoBits •Searchasaurus •Student Research Center: Middle School
  • HealthCare.gov
    • Get health insurance through the federal American Health Care website.
  • HealthFinder.gov
    • Resources on health topics and finding services.
  • Medline Plus
    • Health topics. A place to research health issues.
  • RX List
    • Information on prescription and over the counter drugs.
Jobs
  • DISCUS
    • Resources include: •Company Profiles •eBook Collection (career ebooks) •Explora for Public Libraries •Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center •LearningExpress Library •Small Business Reference Center •Vocational and Career Collection
  • SC Works
    • SC Works Online Services links all of South Carolina's state and local workforce services and resources. The partners are the SC Department of Employment and Workforce and South Carolina's 12 Workforce Investment Boards, which administer SC Works Centers throughout the State of South Carolina.
  • SciWay
    • Directory of South Carolina Job openings.
  • USA Jobs.gov
    • The official USA Government jobs website.
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