James Island Charter High School Virtual Library

Welcome to JICHS Library!

Mon-Thur 7:45 am - 4:15 pm

Friday 7:45 am - 3:45 pm

Student passwords were changed on Aug 19 to their username. Login to the portal with username / username and you will be asked to reset your password The new password must be at least 8 characters.

To find books in the library

- click on the Library Catalog icon to the right. choose James Island Charter High School, and go to catalog in the menu bar.

Disclaimer: Characteristics of Young Adult Literature

If you would like to read books on your own device

click on SORA , click here for Instructions

SORA is a new app used to access the Digital Overdrive Collection. Much easier than the old Overdrive App!

Need a book suggestion? Check out the following:

NovelList Plus (choose this database from the Discus list) and GoodReads will help you find titles to similar books and great book lists.

OR check out this list of Award Winning Titles.

Check these out!

What I'm Reading - Daniel José Older

Supreme Court of the United States from your point of view!

JI Reads 2019

Books are in! See a librarian for your copy!

Scheduled Author visits 2019:

The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater, November 11, 2019

Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett Krosoczka, September 25, 2019 (Skype)

Rita Shuler in conjunction with Blood, Bullets, and Bones, October 3, 2019

Previous Author Visits:

Daniel José Older, Shadowshaper

Corrie Wang, The Takedown

Kimberly Derting, The Body Finder

Jason Reynolds, The Boy in the Black Suit

E. Lockhart, We Were Liars

Nick Stone, Dear Martin

Project Lit at JI




Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett Krosoczka

Dear Martin by Nic Stone

The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater (Skype)

The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

Amy Ball, Teacher Librarian

Melanie Crumpton, Teacher Librarian

Sherre Burlingham, Library Clerk