Reading (Print Books and eBooks)

JHS eBooks and Print Book Access

Destiny CatalogThis is the link to our JHS collection of print books. You will need to click the Johnsonville High School link and then log in to see the eBooks. You may email Mrs. Calcutt for your Destiny username to log in. 

BOOKHUB: Request available books from our collection by using the BookHub form or by using Destiny. You will be notified via email when the books are ready for pickup in the library. 

SORA: SORA provides another way to read eBooks. Many classics are located in this collection and you may also link to your Florence County Public Library access.  Login with your Office 365 account to access these books.

DISCUS Databases: South Carolina's Virtual Library includes reference books, test prep, video resources, and much more. login information is required for home access. Please email Mrs. Calcutt for the current home access login information.


More Online eBooks

Novel12:Young adult novels free to read online.

Audible:  Free audio books for teens and young children.

Classicly has almost 1800 free novels in its Young Adults collection.  These classics are available for free download in PDF or Kindle.

Additional Resources

SCASL Young Adult Book Award 2022-23: South Carolina Association of School Libraries selects a list of recommended books for young adults each school year. Students may participate in the voting if they read at least 3 books from the list. This link includes information and book trailers about the SC Young Adult Book Award Nominees for 2020-21.

Florence County LibraryThe Florence County Public Library is a wonderful extension to our school library. The Florence County Library System card gives access to the SCLENDS consortium which includes 20 SC county libraries as well as FREE eBooks and e-audiobooks through Jasmine Digital Library and RB Digital.