Digital Services Updates

Updated December 28, 2020

Even though YCL has had to make operational changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have many digital services available to you on our All Resources, Homework Help, Online Learning, Self-Publishing, and Virtual Library pages. We are continuing to make updates to these services and more, to better serve you:

Dial-A-Story - Patrons can call the Library’s Dial-A-Story phone line at 803-620-8585. You'll hear stories for adults, teens, and children, as well as music and songs, poetry, jokes and riddles, history tidbits, trivia, and more! You can also listen and download online at our Dial-A-Story page.

OverDrive and RBdigital - RBdigital eBooks and audiobooks are now available via OverDrive in the Libby appHolds were not transferred. Magazines will be moving in Winter 2021. Stay tuned for more information.

Discus – South Carolina’s Virtual Library - Discus has acquired access to new vendor-provided and state-funded resources. Access all three resources from the "A-Z List" or "By Grade Level" tabs:

  • TeenBookCloud features graphic novels, enhanced novels, eBooks, classic literature, National Geographic videos, educator resources, and audiobooks for grades 7-12.

  • Tutor.com offers live tutoring for K-12 students with Live Homework Help, WriteTutor Center, Test Prep Center, SkillsCenter, and Resource Library. Connect with a live tutor from 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m., seven days per week.

  • TumbleMath features the most comprehensive collection of math stories available anywhere in the TumbleBook format, complete with animation and narration.

Mobile Printing - Patrons can send documents and photos to print at library printers using a laptop, tablet, smartphone, or other internet-connected device. Costs are 15¢ per black and white page and 25¢ per color page, with 24 hours to pick up print jobs. For more information and instructions, see Mobile Printing.

York County Library eCard - Access to digital services is available to patrons with a YCL eCard, a temporary library card number available to York County, SC, residents only. An email address is required. Applications will be processed within 24 hours of receipt, Monday through Friday. To get a physical YCL card, eCard holders may call their local YCL branch during curbside pickup hours.

SC Codes - SC Codes is a learning platform and coding community, connecting South Carolinians to free education and resources to unlock careers in technology, while also training and empowering programmers across our state. Join SC Codes on YouTube for live insights and Q&A during "Mentor Mondays" each Monday at 7 p.m. EST.

Freegal Music - Freegal Music has added unlimited 24-hour streaming with your York County Library Card, giving you 'round-the-clock access to over 15 million songs from over 40,000 music labels.

hoopla - hoopla has been configured to allow all YCL cardholders access, regardless if the account is expired or has fines.

Ancestry Library - Ancestry Library Edition has been configured for access from home for patrons with a YCL Card.

 Creativebug - Creativebug has been configured to allow all YCL cardholders access, regardless if the account is expired or has fines.

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