Library Home

Welcome to the library home page! See below for links to the different library web site pages. 



Check out these awesome resources

DISCUS Check out the State of South Carolina's online library at SCDISCUS.org. 

To use DISCUS at home you may need the username and password. You can get it from your school media specialist or a public librarian. If you are a Lex2 student, click this link to view them. (You must be logged in to your school Gmail account to view the document. 

For GALE databases you only enter the password. For other databases you enter both the username and password.)


DISCUS has a wonderful collection of resources you can access from home for free. 
Britannica (English and Spanish electronic encyclopedias)
Ebsco Explora - a powerful research tool that allows you to access thousands of databases with one search 
Kids InfoBits - a "kid-friendly" reseach tool 
Gale Biography 
CultureGrams - great for social studies
Brain Pop Jr.
StudySC - wide array of social studies information that supports SC-specific curriculum standards 
TumbleBooks - more than 1,100 ebook titles, many with audio and some are bilingual 
DK Eyewitness eBooks - social studies and science content



Library Pages
See this page for information about the library and our policies. 
 
Interested in libraries, books or technology? Want to find out what is happening in your library? Check out this page for updates on the library and news articles relating to libraries.  

Our online catalog is available at http://destiny.lex2.org. Select Pine Ridge Middle School from the list of district schools. To search click the catalog tab at the top. There is also a link to our new eBook collection. 

See this page for information about our ebooks and ways to access them. 
 
To use DISCUS at home you may need the username and password. You can get it from your school media specialist or a public librarian. You can also click this link to a Google document to view them. You must be logged in to your school Gmail account to view the document. For GALE databases you only enter the password. For other databases you enter both the username and password. 

See information about the JBA nominees program, lists of books and links to fun sites about the books! 
 

See this page for information on scheduling class research, book checkout, or teacher resources. 

Use the web site to search all of the library branches. Check out the calendar for information on activities for children, teens and adults.
 
The calendar showing class visits and other activities at the library.