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Title: All That Jazz
Maker: F. Scott Fitzgerald,Langston Hughes Toni Morrison
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Learn about the Jazz Age through the eyes of three American masters whose work helped immortalize the triumphs and tensions of the era.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Jazz by Toni Morrison
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Dreamkeeper and Other Poems by Langston Hughes
*Please note you will receive a total of 90 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Banned Books
Maker: D. H. Lawrence, Maya Angelou, Rudol Milan Kundera
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Books are banned and censored for a variety of reasons—from religious to political to social. Celebrate your freedom to read by enjoying five frequently challenged and banned books from a variety of authors and time periods. Whether banned for being “sexually explicit” or for “occult themes,” these books all offer a wide scope for discussion and for enjoyment.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
Lady Chatterley’s Lover by D. H. Lawrence
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
Bless Me, Ultima, Rudolfo A. Anaya
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Bilingual Storytime Kit #1 (Spanish/English)
Maker: SCSL
Type: Storytime
Age Group: Children
Contents: 14 Books:
  • Rin, Rin, Rin, Do, Re, Mi, by José-Luis Orozco
  • Lola en la Biblioteca, by Anna McQuinn
  • Lola in the Library, by Anna McQuinn
  • Book Fiesta!, by Pat Mora
  • ¡El gallo que no se callaba! / The Rooster Who Would Not Be Quiet!, by Carmen Agra Deedy
  • Señor Pancho Had a Rancho, by René Colato Laínez
  • ¡Olinguito, de la A a la Z! / Olinguito, from a to Z! Lulu Delacre
  • Little Chickies / Los Pollitos Susie Jaramillo
  • Draw, by Raúl Colón
  • Little Elephants / Elefantitos Susie Jaramillo
  • My Colors, My World / Mis colores, mi mundo, by Maya Christina Gonzalez
  • De Colores: Bright with Colors, by David Diaz
  • Oso pardo, oso pardo, ¿qué ves ahí?, by Bill Martin Jr.
  • Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, by Bill Martin Jr.
Music CDs:
  • Rin Rin Rin, Do Re Mi by José-Luis Orozco
  • De Colores and Other Latin American Folk Songs by José-Luis Orozco
Additional Materials:
  • Farm animals felt set
  • Chicken puppet
  • Little chick puppet
  • Brown Bear felt set
  • Parachute
  • Counting elephants toy
Location: SCSL
Storytime Themes: Reading, On the Farm, Wild Animals, Colors
 
Title: Bilingual Storytime Kit #2 (Spanish/English)
Maker: SCSL
Type: Storytime
Age Group: Children
Contents: 14 Books:
  • Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale, by Carmen Agra Deedy
  • Martina una Cucarachita Muy Linda (Un Cuento Cubano), by Carmen Agra Deedy
  • La Princesa and the Pea, by Susan Middleton Elya
  • Animal Talk: Mexican Folk Art Animal Sounds, by Cynthia Weill
  • Un gato y un perro / A Cat and a Dog, by Clair Masurel
  • Perros! ¡Perros! Dogs! Dogs!, by Ginger Foglesong Guy
  • Ten Little Puppies / Diez Perritos, by Alma Flor Ada
  • Maybe Something Beautiful, by F. Isabel Campoy
  • Quizás algo hermoso, by F. Isabel Campoy
  • Viva Frida, by Yuyi Morales
  • Colores de la Vida: Mexican Folk Art Colors, by Cynthia Weill
  • Wiggling Pockets/Los bolsillos saltarines, by Pat Mora
  • The Very Hungry Caterpillar/La oruga muy hambrienta, by Eric Carle
  • The Tooth Fairy Meets El Raton Perez, by Colato Lainez
Music CDs:
  • ¡Uno, Dos, Tres Andrés! by 123 Andres
  • Arriba Abajo by 123 Andrés
Additional Materials:
  • Colorful bean bag set
  • Sponge paint set
  • Very hungry caterpillar set
  • Five Speckled Frogs felt set
  • 12 dogs finger puppets
Location: SCSL
Storytime Themes: Folk Tales, Dogs, Critters, Art
 
Title: Bilingual Storytime Kit #3 (Spanish/English)
Maker: SCSL
Type: Fiction
Age Group: Children
Contents: 13 Books:
  • Call me Tree / Llámame árbol, by Maya Christina Gonzalez
  • Hello Ocean / Hola Mar, by Pam Muñoz Ryan
  • Rooster Gallo, by Jorge Luján
  • Rudas: Niños horrendous Hermanitas, by Yuyi Morales
  • Rubia and the Three Osos, by Susan Middleton Elya
  • Gracias / Thanks, by Pat Mora
  • Llama, llama, red pajama , by Anna Dewdney
  • La llama llama rojo pajama, by Anna Dewdney
  • Marta! Big & Small, by Jen Arena
  • Maria had a Little Llama / María tenía una llamita, by Angela Dominguez
  • Just a Minute!: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book, by Yuyi Morales
  • What Can You Do With a Paleta? / ¿Qué puedes hacer con una paleta?, by Carmen Tafolla
  • La Tortilla Corredora, by Laura Herrera
Music CDs:
  • Diez deditos by Jose-Luis Orozco
Additional Materials:
  • Ocean sensory bin (water beads and plastic animals)
  • Scarves set
  • Goldilocks and the three bears felt set
  • Family finger puppet set
  • Llama puppet
  • Numbers popsicle play set
  • Wooden whisk (molinillo de madera) for Mexican chocolate
Location: SCSL
Storytime Themes: Nature, Llamas and more, Food, Family and Friends
 
Title: Board Games Kit #1
Maker: SCSL
Type: Gaming
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Animal Upon Animal, by HABA; Apples to Apples, by Mattel Games; Candy Land, by Hasbro; Catan, by CATAN Studios; Codenames, by CGE; Dixit, by Libellud; Forbidden Island, by GAMEWRIGHT; Happy Salmon, by North Star Games; Qwirkle, by MindWare; Rory's Story Cubes, by GAMEWRIGHT; Untold: Adventures Await, by Hub Games.
Location: SCSL
This kit contains a wide variety of board games for all ages. Board games are a great way to teach important social-emotional skills in youth, promote learning and engage families in a fun activity.
 
Title: Brain Teaser Puzzle Kit
Maker: SCSL
Type: Gaming
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 3 Hanayama Puzzle Designs: Square, Marble, Cake, 3 Puzzle Boxes, 1 Brain Teaser
Location: SCSL
This kit includes various puzzle boxes and brain teasers of varying difficulties. The puzzles are made of wood and cast iron. See if you can take them apart and put them back together!
 
Title: Carolina On My Mind
Maker: David Robertson, Pat Conroy, Rebecca Walter Edgar
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Featuring native sons and daughters of the Palmetto State, this series combines fiction and non-fiction works to create a well-rounded look at a complex people.

This series also contains 30 of each of the following titles:
Partisans and Redcoats by Walter Edgar
Demark Vesey by David Robertson
The Water is Wide by Pat Conroy
The Keeper of the House by Rebecca Godwin
Edisto by Padgett Powell
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Changing Places: Reflections on the Natural World
Maker: Michael Pollan, Janisse Ray, Annie D Aldo Leopold
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Prepare to be captivated by this survey of American Nature Writing in the 20th Century, which encompasses perspectives from a junkyard to a greenhouse and from the Blue Ridge Mountains to Wisconsin.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold
The Botany of Desire: A Plant’s Eye View of the World by Michael Pollan
Ecology of a Cracker Childhood by Janisse Ray
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard
*Please note you will receive a total of 120 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Circuitry Kit #1
Maker: SCSL
Type: Tech
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Snap Circuits, Little Bits, Makey Makey, Make Do, Rasberry Pi, MOSS Zombonitron, Lego Wedo, Laptop w/ charging cord.

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
This Kit includes a laptop to use with the various circuitry options, and also provides MOSS and Lego Wedo. The MOSS is a kinematic robot construction system and can build 3 basic instruction led robots.
 
Title: Circuitry Kit #2
Maker: SCSL
Type: Tech
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Makey Makey; Snap Circuits; Snap Circuits Rover; Arduino set and book.

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
A variety of Circuitry options to explore with your young library patrons.
 
Title: Circuitry Kit #3
Maker: SCSL
Type: Tech
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Makey Makey; Snap Circuits Rover, Snap Circuits classroom set
Location: SCSL
Circuitry Kit #3 contains a Makey Makey, a Snap Circuits classroom set, and a Snap Circuits Rover.
 
Title: Classic Southern Humor
Maker: Augusta Longstreet, Eudora Welty, George W. Koon
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 15 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Sometimes boisterous, sometimes grotesque, these works of Southern humor reveal insights into the Southern way of life both past and present…and are side-splittingly funny as well!

This series also contains 15 copies of each of the following titles:
A Collection of Classic Southern Humor II by edited by George W. Koon
Georgia Scenes by Augusta Longstreet
The Ponder Heart by Eudora Welty
The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby by Tom Wolfe
The Hamlet by William Faulkner
*Please note you will receive a total of 75 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Craft Kit - Button Maker
Maker: American Button Machines
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 1.25 inch button maker 25 clear mylar sheets 25 metal shells 25 metal pinbacks
Location: SCSL
Button Maker that makes 1.25 inch buttons. Supplies to make 25 buttons are included. If you want to create more buttons, or other items such as keychains and earrings, please purchase your own supplies from www.americanbuttonmachines.com
 
Title: Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle
Maker: ---
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 4 movies
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Humanities that uses the power of documentary films to encourage community discussion of America’s civil rights history. NEH partnered with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History to produce this series. The series contains four films:
The Abolitionists (2012)
Slavery by Another Name (2012)
The Loving Story (2011)
Freedom Ride (2010)

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Destruction or Redemption: Images of Romantic Love
Maker: John Folwes, Grahame Greene, Ann Gustave Flaubert
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Ah, love. Who can explain this puzzling but universal feature of the human condition? These books may not explain love, but they certainly present timeless descriptions of it.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
The French Lieutenant’s Woman by John Fowles
The End of the Affair by Grahame Greene
Morgan’s Passing by Anne Tyler
A Mother and Two Daughters by Gail Godwin
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Drone Kit #1
Maker: SCSL
Type: Tech
Age Group: Teen
Contents:  Parrot Mambo Drone o 2 hull flyers o 2 Charging Cables o 2 Viewers o 2 Detachable camera o 2 remote controllers Parrot Mini Drone
1 hull flyer
Charger

iPod Touch (password:
charging cable

iPhone 6 (password:
Charging cable
Location: SCSL
Engage your teens by teaching them a valuable career skill – flying drones! This kit contains three drones with a variety of flight times and controllers. The Parrot Mambo drones can be raced simultaneously, with two remote controllers and two devices for simulated flight included. Drones are being used in agriculture, the medical field, to fight fires and deliver pizzas, see what your teens are capable of.
 
Title: Drone Kit #2
Maker: SCSL
Type: Tech
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 2 Predator drones and controllers in black zipped cases; one Voyager 6 drone, LIPO battery, and controller in box; one X5C-1 drone, LIPO battery, and controller in case, twelve rechargeable AA batteries for controllers; battery charger; green box with LIPO batteries for Predator drones and chargers; desktop USB charging station.
Location: SCSL
Drone Kit #2 contains four drones for educational fun. Library patrons can learn about flight patterns, lift, velocity, and altitude. Since many different careers are utilizing drones, this is a great skill to introduce!
 
Title: Escape Room Kit #1
Maker: Spin Master Games
Type: Gaming
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Escape Room the Game, Spin Master Games; Escape Room Expansion Pack, Murder Mystery; Escape the Room: Secret of Dr. Gravely’s Retreat; Escape the Room: Stargazer Manor; Breakoutedu.com Kit; Flash drive with Escape Room Scenarios
Location: SCSL
This Kit is an exciting way to bring the Escape Room concept to your library! It contains a variety of board games and all the materials you need to create your own Escape Room inside the library.
 
Title: Escape Room Kit #3
Maker: SCSL
Type: Gaming
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Escape Room in a Box: The Werewolf Experiment, UNLOCK! Secret Adventures: The Adventures of Oz, Breakout Edu Kit, Black Light with Pens, Fake Book Lock Box.
Location: SCSL
This Kit is an exciting way to bring the Escape Room concept to your library! It contains two board game escape rooms and a Breakout edu Kit along with other DIY escape room items.
 
Title: FM Assistive Listening System
Maker: SCSL
Type: Fiction
Age Group: All Ages
Contents:
Location: SCSL
This kit provides everything you need to accommodate individuals for hearing accessibility in a small-group settings such as libraries, conference rooms and information desks. This portable, easy-to-use FM system operates at 72-76 MHz on one of 17 selectable channels. This single kit satisfies ADA requirements for multiple-room facilities. Disclaimer: FCC rules limit use of this equipment to auditory assistance.

System Includes

  • (1) PPA T46 transmitter
  • (4) PPA R37 receivers
  • (4) HED 027 headphones
  • (1) MIC 090 lapel microphone
  • (1) MIC 049 desktop conference mic
  • (1) CCS 029 system carry case
  • (2) NKL 001 neckloops
  • (5) BAT 001-2 AA alkaline batteries
  • (1) IDP 008 ADA wall plaque
  • Pocketalker® Ultra System with headphones
 
Title: Gaming Kit - PS3
Maker: Sony
Type: Gaming
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 2 PS3 consoles, 4 controllers, 4 motion sensors, 2 motion cameras, 2 power cords. 5 games

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
Interactive gaming for people of all ages.
 
Title: Gaming Kit - PS4
Maker: Playstation
Type: Gaming
Age Group: Teen
Contents: PS4 console, charging cord, 2 cables, 2 controllers.
Location: SCSL
 
Title: Gaming Kit - PS4 w/ VR
Maker: Playstation
Type: Gaming
Age Group: Teen
Contents: PS4 console, charging cord, 2 cables, 2 controllers, VR console, 2 motion controllers, 4 connecting cables, and virtual reality headset. Also includes USB Charging Station.
Location: SCSL
Interactive gaming for ages 13+. Virtual Reality headset will not fit on children, and is not recommended for use with younger children.
 
Title: Gaming Kit - Xbox 360
Maker: Xbox
Type: Gaming
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Xbox 360, power cord, motion camera, 2 controllers, cables. 5 games.
Location: SCSL
Interactive gaming for people of all ages.
 
Title: Gaming Kit - Xbox One
Maker: SCSL
Type: Gaming
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Xbox One, HDMI cord, power cable, connect camera, headset, 2 controllers, 2 Games: Just Dance 2019 and Overcooked.

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
Interactive gaming for people of all ages.
 
Title: Gaming Kit- Nintendo Switch with Labo Kit
Maker: Nintendo
Type: Gaming
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Games: Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Mario Party, Mario Kart. 3 Controllers. 2. Nintendo Labo Variety Pack
Location: SCSL
Interactive gaming for people of all ages.
 
Title: Green Screen Kit- Large
Maker: SCSL
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 10 x 12 Green Screen, 2 lights, 2 light stands, 2 umbrellas, a steamer, 4 screen clips, 4 horizontal bars and 2 stands for hanging the screen. Includes a Canon HD VIXIA handheld video camera. Also contains instructions for setting up and using the screen.

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
Download a background and take pictures as if you're on the Amazon River, exploring Ancient Egypt, or hanging with your favorite superheroes. This Kit includes a Canon HD handheld video camera - if you want an iPad or other device you will need to request that separately if your library does not have one to use.
 
Title: Green Screen Kit- Small
Maker: SCSL
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 8 x 10 Green Screen, 2 lights, 2 light stands, 2 umbrellas, steamer, 4 screen clips, 4 horizontal bars and 2 stands for screen, extension cord. Tech includes Sony HDR-PJ50 camera, battery and SD card; Macbook and charging cord.

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
This kit has a smaller screen and includes the technology for filming and editing your own videos using the green screen background.
 
Title: How We Got To Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World
Maker: PBS Documentary Steven Johnson
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Using Steven Johnson’s bestselling book and the accompanying PBS documentary, this series explores the history of innovation over centuries, tracing facets of modern life (refrigeration, clocks, and eyeglass lenses, to name a few) from their creation by hobbyists, amateurs, and entrepreneurs to their unintended historical consequences.

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: I Love a Mystery
Maker: Petery Lovesay, Patricia Sprinkle Mickey Spillane
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 20 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

This collection of classic mysteries will be sure to tantalize. From hard-boiled detectives to secretaries-turned-sleuths, the protagonists of these novels may come from different backgrounds, but they all have the same purpose: to find out “who dunnit”!

This series also contains 20 copies of each of the following titles:
I the Jury by Mickey Spillane
Bertie and the Tinman by Peter Lovesay
Murder at Markham by Patricia Sprinkle
Talking God by Tony Hillerman
Rumpole of the Bailey by John Mortimer
Rumpole’s Last Case by John Mortimer
*Please note you will receive a total of 120 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Isabella's Sisters: Women Creating Worlds
Maker: Eva Joffman, Mary Crow Dog, Phyllis R Nancy Rubin
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

In these fascinating memoirs and biographies, women create worlds, both real and fictional. Each book is a detailed portrait of a strong, influential woman, a woman capable of changing the course of history, art, culture, or politics.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Isabella of Castille: The First Renaissance Queen by Nancy Rubin
Lost in Translation by Eva Hoffman
Lakota Woman by Mary Crow Dog
Jazz Cleopatra:Josephine Baker in Her Time by Phyllis Rose
Frida: A Biography of Frida Kahlo by Hayden Herrera
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: It's a Mad, Mad World: Visions of the Way We Are… Maybe
Maker: Julian Barnes, Carson McCullers, Sylv Paul Auster
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 16 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

These unconventional novels make us question the world and the way we understand it. Does history really have a pattern? Could we be crazy and not realize it? Can we ever understand the motivations of the human spirit?

This series also contains 16 copies of each of the following titles:
City Of Glass by Paul Auster
A History of the World in 10 ½ Chapters by Julian Barnes
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Love in the Ruins by Walker Percy
*Please note you will receive a total of 80 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: The Jazz Age: Charleston and Beyond
Maker: David Hadju, James Baldwin Michael Ondaatje
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

A survey of jazz culture through both time and place, this series mixes incisive fiction with sweeping film.

This series also contains:
Round Midnight (1986 film starring Dexter Gordon)
The Benny Goodman Story (1955 film starring Donna Reed)
Coming Through the Slaughter by Michael Ondaatje - 30 copies
Lush Life: A Biography of Billy Strayhorn by David Hadju
Sonny’s Blues by James Baldwin (short story) - 30 copies

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Jewish Literature: Between Two Worlds, Stories of Estrangement and Redemption
Maker: Eva Hoffman, Moacyr Scliar, Andrew Ac Saul Bellow
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

In these novels, Jewish characters struggle with their religion, their families, and their place in unwelcoming cultures. Can they find peace, or are they doomed to an uncomfortable limbo?

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Mr. Sammler’s Planet by Saul Bellow
Lost in Translation by Eva Hoffman
The Centaur in the Garden by Moacyr Scliar
Out of Egypt: A Memoir by Andre Aciman
Kaaterskill Falls by Allegra Goodman
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: The Journey Inward: Women's Autobiography
Maker: Elinore Pruitt Stewart, Zora Neale H Eudora Welty
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Five women share the secrets of their lives and art in these beautifully-written, daringly-intimate autobiographies. From Isadora Duncan’s creation of modern dance to Beryl Markham’s aerial career, these memoirs will teach, inspire, and universally delight.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
One Writer’s Beginnings by Eudora Welty
Letters of a Woman Homesteader by Elinore Pruitt Stewart
Dust Tracks on a Road by Zora Neale Hurston
My Life by Isadora Duncan
West With the Night by Beryl Markham
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: KEVA Planks Kit #1
Maker: SCSL
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: This kit comes with two (2) containers of 400 planks each, for a total of 800 planks, laminated instruction sheets, card-sized construction ideas, and 8 plastic balls.
Location: SCSL
KEVA planks are about 1/4 inch thick, 3/4 inch wide and 4 1/2 inches long. They are used to construct a variety of of structures and can be used with almost any age group.
 
Title: KEVA Planks Kit #2
Maker: SCSL
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: This kit comes with two (2) containers of 400 planks each, for a total of 800 planks, laminated instruction sheets, card-sized contruction ideas, and 8 plastic balls.
Location: SCSL
KEVA planks are about 1/4 inch thick, 3/4 inch wide and 4 1/2 inches long. They are used to construct a variety of of structures and can be used with almost any age group.
 
Title: Key Ingredients: Food in Fiction
Maker: Leslie Marmon Silko, James Joyce, Laura Esquivel
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Food is important. We all know we can’t live without it! Food also evokes powerful emotional responses: from the happy memory of a favorite shared meal to the horror and anxiety invoked by lean times and hunger. Each of the five fiction works in this series offer images and discussions of food—its production, consumption, or accompanying traditions. What does food mean to people in different cultures at different times? Grab a snack, find a comfortable armchair, and find out!

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
Ceremony by Leslie Marmon Silko
Dubliners by James Joyce
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Café by Fannie Flagg
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Kitchen-in-a-box Large #1
Maker: SCSL
Type: Fiction
Age Group: All Ages
Contents:
Location: SCSL
Kitchen-in-a-box includes everything that you need to host a food/cooking program at your library.

What is included in the kitchen-in-a-box

  • 1 Ninja Blender with attachments
  • 1 Electric Griddle
  • 1 8 QT Pot (Large Pot)
  • 1 Induction Cooktop with 1 stainless steel pot
  • 6 Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls
  • 7 Salad Knives
  • 3 Large Measuring Cups
  • 12 Cutting Mats
  • 12 Dinner Knives
  • 24 Dinner Forks
  • 24 Dinner Spoons
  • 2 Graters
  • 9 Kitchen Utensils
  • 1 Large Kitchen Knife
  • 2 Citrus Reamers
  • 12 Small Mixing Cups
  • 3 Peelers
  • 4 Spear Point Knives (Peeling Knives)
  • 2 Collapsible Colanders
 
Title: Kitchen-in-a-box Large #2
Maker: SCSL
Type: Fiction
Age Group: All Ages
Contents:
Location: SCSL
Kitchen-in-a-box includes everything that you need to host a food/cooking program at your library.

What is included in the kitchen-in-a-box

  • 1 Ninja Blender with attachments
  • 1 Electric Griddle
  • 1 8 QT Pot (Large Pot)
  • 1 Induction Cooktop with 1 stainless steel pot
  • 6 Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls
  • 7 Salad Knives
  • 3 Large Measuring Cups
  • 12 Cutting Mats
  • 12 Dinner Knives
  • 24 Dinner Forks
  • 24 Dinner Spoons
  • 2 Graters
  • 9 Kitchen Utensils
  • 1 Large Kitchen Knife
  • 2 Citrus Reamers
  • 12 Small Mixing Cups
  • 3 Peelers
  • 4 Spear Point Knives (Peeling Knives)
  • 2 Collapsible Colanders
 
Title: Kitchen-in-a-box Small
Maker: SCSL
Type: Fiction
Age Group: All Ages
Contents:
Location: SCSL
Kitchen-in-a-box includes everything that you need to host a food/cooking program at your library. This is the smaller box and it does not include the heating elements or the blender that are included in the Large Kitchen-in-a-box.

What is included in the kitchen-in-a-box

  • 6 Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls
  • 7 Salad Knives
  • 3 Large Measuring Cups
  • 12 Cutting Mats
  • 12 Dinner Knives
  • 24 Dinner Forks
  • 24 Dinner Spoons
  • 2 Graters
  • 9 Kitchen Utensils
  • 1 Large Kitchen Knife
  • 2 Citrus Reamers
  • 12 Small Mixing Cups
  • 3 Peelers
  • 4 Spear Point Knives (Peeling Knives)
  • 2 Collapsible Colanders
 
Title: LEGO Kit #1
Maker: LEGO
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 8,000 + Legos
Location: SCSL
Over 8,000 Legos to use in building whatever your library patrons would like to create.
 
Title: LEGO Kit #2: LEGO Boost Robot
Maker: LEGO
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 850+ Lego pieces, robot power hub. Tablet not included, please contact Rebecca Antill if you need a device.
Location: SCSL
Enjoy building six variations of the Lego Boost Robot! You can then program your robot to perform tasks with the Lego App.
 
Title: LEGO Kit #3: DUPLOS
Maker: LEGO
Type: Educational
Age Group: Children
Contents: LEGO DUPLO STEAM Park (45024), 295 pieces; LEGO DUPLO Build Me Emotions (45018), 188 pieces; idea cards and teacher guides.
Location: SCSL
This kit contains the LEGO DUPLO STEAM Park and Build Me Emotions sets, intended for children ages 3-5. Also included are prompts for talking with children about STEAM concepts, teacher tips, and building ideas.
 
Title: LEGO Kit #4: Simple Machines
Maker: LEGO
Type: Educational
Age Group: Children
Contents: 102 bricks
Location: SCSL
This set contains a brick assortment and building instructions. It includes gears, levers, pulleys, wheels and axles, as well as a plastic punch-out sheet with eyes, sails, scales and wings.
 
Title: Love and Forgiveness in the Presence of the Enemy
Maker: Charlotte Bronte, Sandor Marai, Ana Castill Homer
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 18 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Explore themes of love and forgiveness in everyday life through classic and contemporary literature.

This series also contains 18 copies of each of the following titles:
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
Embers by Sandor Marai
The Guardians by Ana Castillo
Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
*Please note you will receive a total of 72 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Making a Living, Making a Life: Work and its reward in a Changing America
Maker: Arthur Miller, Willa Cather, Studs Russell Baker
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

This series offers an examination of work-related issues: women in the work force, a changing workplace, employment as identity, the puritan work ethic and, of course, the American Dream.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Growing Up by Russell Baker
Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
The Professor’s House by Willa Cather
Working by Studs Terkel
Confessions of an Advertising Man by David Ogilvy
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America by Barbara Ehrenreich
*Please note you will receive a total of 180 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Making Sense of the Civil War
Maker: James McPHerson, Edward L. Ayers Geraldine Brooks
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

This new series is designed as a succession of five conversations exploring different facets of the Civil War experience, informed by reading the words written or spoken by powerful voices from the past and present.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
March by Geraldine Brooks
Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam by James McPherson
America’s War, a new anthology of historical fiction, diaries, memoirs, and short stories edited by Edward L. Ayers
*Please note you will receive a total of 90 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Masters of the Mother Tongue
Maker: William Faulkner, Joseph Conrad, Bha Carol Shield
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Prepare to be awed by the skill with which these award-winning and often anthologized authors from across the world wield their pens.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields
As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
Jasmine by Bharati Mukherjee
The Woman Who Walked Into Doors by Roddy Doyle
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Memories: Recreated Versions of the Past
Maker: Mamie Garvin Fields and Karen Tennessee Williams
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

The tricky, unstable quality of memory is poignantly captured in the works of this series, showing that what we remember may or may not accurately represent reality.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams
Lemon Swamp and Other Places: A Carolina Memoir by Mamie Garvin Fields and Karen Fields
The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
Memory and Imagination by Patricia Hampl (essay)
The Glass Menagerie (one copy of 1987 film starring Joanne Woodward)
*Please note you will receive a total of 120 books and one DVD

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Modern American Poetry
Maker: Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, Walla Walt Whitman
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Modern American Poets: Voices and Visions offers significant sections on 13 great American poets, who can be matched with the video series to create a fascinating poetry blitz!

This series also contains 30 copies of Modern American Poets: Voices and Visions, which includes the following sections:
Walt Whitman
Emily Dickinson
Robert Frost
Wallace Stevens
William Carlos Williams
Ezra Pound
Marianne Moore
T.S. Eliot
Hart Crane
Langston Hughes
Elizabeth Bishop
Robert Lowell
Sylvia Plath

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Modern South Carolina Novelists
Maker: Dickey, Conroy, Humphreys, Rash Sanders
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: Adult
Contents: 30 copies of each title 5 DVD's
Location: Deliver to Library
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Heartwrenching, heartwarming and terrifying in turn, these well-known titles by South Carolina authors highlight the humor and horror present in all Southerners.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following books and one copy of each of the following films:
Clover by Dori Sanders
Deliverance by James Dickey
The Prince of Tides by Pat Conroy
Rich in Love by Josephine Humphreys
Serena by Ron Rash

Clover (1997)
Deliverance (1972 film starring John Voigt)
The Prince of Tides (1991 film starring Barbra Streisand)
Rich in Love (1992)
Serena (2014 film starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence)

*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books and five DVD's

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Muslim Journeys: Points of View
Maker: Marjane Satrapi, Anthony Shadid, Kam Hisham Matar
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

The drama of conflict, chaos, and war come to Western readers in daily newspaper stories, but the news gives us scant details about how people live their lives in Islamabad, Fez, Cairo, or Tehran. Through the titles in “Points of View,” readers will encounter individual experiences in Muslim-majority societies through memoirs and novels representing a diverse geography and some of the best contemporary storytelling.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
In the Country of Men by Hisham Matar
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi
House of Stone by Anthony Shadid
Broken Verses by Kamila Shamsie
Dreams of Trespass by Fatima Mernissi
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: NASA Kit #1 A
Maker: NASA
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 1 bag of UV Beads; 2 bags of pony beads; 1 set of chenille sticks; 1 UV flashlight; 9 How Big? cards; 9 How Far? cards; 9 How Hot? cards; 1 answer key; 1 Solar System lithograph set; 1 fake pomegranate; 1 bag of wooden beads; 1 bag of fine sand; 5 yardsticks; 5 toothpicks; 5 1-inch balls; 10 binder clips; 5 1/4-inch balls; 5 graphic eclipses; 2 sunoculars; Moonbear's Shadow, by Frank Asch; Oh Say Can You Say What's the Weather Today, by Dr. Seuss; Getting a feel for Lunar Craters, by NASA; STAR NET Resource folder.
Location: SCSL
This kit contains books, activities and other resources designed to teach children about the Solar System. NOTE: perishables required for some activities are not included, please read the activity descriptions.
 
Title: NASA Kit #1 B
Maker: NASA
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 1 bag of UV Beads; 2 bags of pony beads; 1 set of chenille sticks; 1 UV flashlight; 9 How Big? cards; 9 How Far? cards; 9 How Hot? cards; 1 answer key; 1 Solar System lithograph set; 1 fake pomegranate; 1 bag of wooden beads; 1 bag of fine sand; 5 yardsticks; 5 toothpicks; 5 1-inch balls; 10 binder clips; 5 1/4-inch balls; 5 graphic eclipses; 2 sunoculars; Moonbear's Shadow, by Frank Asch; Oh Say Can You Say What's the Weather Today, by Dr. Seuss; Getting a feel for Lunar Craters, by NASA; STAR NET Resource folder.
Location: SCSL
This kit contains books, activities and other resources designed to teach children about the Solar System. NOTE: perishables required for some activities are not included, please read the activity descriptions.
 
Title: NASA Kit #1 C
Maker: NASA
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 1 bag of UV Beads; 2 bags of pony beads; 1 set of chenille sticks; 1 UV flashlight; 9 How Big? cards; 9 How Far? cards; 9 How Hot? cards; 1 answer key; 1 Solar System lithograph set; 1 fake pomegranate; 1 bag of wooden beads; 1 bag of fine sand; 5 yardsticks; 5 toothpicks; 5 1-inch balls; 10 binder clips; 5 1/4-inch balls; 5 graphic eclipses; 2 sunoculars; Moonbear's Shadow, by Frank Asch; Oh Say Can You Say What's the Weather Today, by Dr. Seuss; Getting a feel for Lunar Craters, by NASA; STAR NET Resource folder.
Location: SCSL
This kit contains books, activities and other resources designed to teach children about the Solar System. NOTE: perishables required for some activities are not included, please read the activity descriptions.
 
Title: NASA Kit #1 D
Maker: NASA
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 1 bag of UV Beads; 2 bags of pony beads; 1 set of chenille sticks; 1 UV flashlight; 9 How Big? cards; 9 How Far? cards; 9 How Hot? cards; 1 answer key; 1 Solar System lithograph set; 1 fake pomegranate; 1 bag of wooden beads; 1 bag of fine sand; 5 yardsticks; 5 toothpicks; 5 1-inch balls; 10 binder clips; 5 1/4-inch balls; 5 graphic eclipses; 2 sunoculars; Moonbear's Shadow, by Frank Asch; Oh Say Can You Say What's the Weather Today, by Dr. Seuss; Getting a feel for Lunar Craters, by NASA; STAR NET Resource folder.
Location: SCSL
This kit contains books, activities and other resources designed to teach children about the Solar System. NOTE: perishables required for some activities are not included, please read the activity descriptions.
 
Title: NASA Kit #1 E
Maker: NASA
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 1 bag of UV Beads; 2 bags of pony beads; 1 set of chenille sticks; 1 UV flashlight; 9 How Big? cards; 9 How Far? cards; 9 How Hot? cards; 1 answer key; 1 Solar System lithograph set; 1 fake pomegranate; 1 bag of wooden beads; 1 bag of fine sand; 5 yardsticks; 5 toothpicks; 5 1-inch balls; 10 binder clips; 5 1/4-inch balls; 5 graphic eclipses; 2 sunoculars; Moonbear's Shadow, by Frank Asch; Oh Say Can You Say What's the Weather Today, by Dr. Seuss; Getting a feel for Lunar Craters, by NASA; STAR NET Resource folder.
Location: Deliver to Library
This kit contains books, activities and other resources designed to teach children about the Solar System. NOTE: perishables required for some activities are not included, please read the activity descriptions.
 
Title: NASA Kit #2 A
Maker: NASA
Type: Educational
Age Group: Children
Contents: 1 Pair of Celestron Cometron Binoculars, 1 Red Light Flashlight, 1 Flashlight, 2 infrared thermometers, 1 scale, Magnetic Science Kit, 1 Planisphere, Rolls of adding machine paper, colored pencils, earth ball, magnets, marbles, Books: Secrets of Our Earth by Carron Brown, Starry Skies: Learn about the constellations above us by Samantha Chagollan, Find the Constellations by H.A. Ray, The Secret Galaxy by Fran Hodgkins, Understanding Small Worlds in the Solar System: A Tactile View by NASA, Getting a Feel for Lunar Craters by Nasa
Location: Deliver to Library
This kit contains books, activities and other resources designed to teach children about "Expanding Your Senses."
 
Title: NASA Kit #2 B
Maker: NASA
Type: Educational
Age Group: Children
Contents: 1 Pair of Celestron Cometron Binoculars, 1 Red Light Flashlight, 1 Flashlight, 2 infrared thermometers, 1 scale, Magnetic Science Kit, 1 Planisphere, Rolls of adding machine paper, colored pencils, earth ball, magnets, marbles, Books: Secrets of Our Earth by Carron Brown, Starry Skies: Learn about the constellations above us by Samantha Chagollan, Find the Constellations by H.A. Ray, The Secret Galaxy by Fran Hodgkins, Understanding Small Worlds in the Solar System: A Tactile View by NASA, Getting a Feel for Lunar Craters by Nasa
Location: Deliver to Library
This kit contains books, activities and other resources designed to teach children about "Expanding Your Senses."
 
Title: No Suitcase Needed: Books with a Strong Sense of Place
Maker: Chinua Achebe, Wallace Stegner, Ernest Hemingway
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 25 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

In each of these five critically acclaimed books, the setting is as vivid as a character. Travel from Paris to Nigeria, from the American West to the slums of Ireland, and finally to rural Alabama…all from the comfort of your armchair!

This series also contains 25 copies of each of the following titles:
A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway (Paris)
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe (Nigeria)
Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner (American West)
Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt (Ireland)
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (Alabama)
*Please note you will receive a total of 125 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Not for Children Only
Maker: Ethel Johnston Phelps, L Iona Opie and Peter Opie
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Gain an adult perspective on classic childhood favorites. There’s more to discuss in these books than you may remember!

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
The Classic Fairy Tales by Iona Opie and Peter Opie
Tatterhood and Other Tales by Ethel Johnston Phelps
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry by Mildred Taylor
I am the Cheese by Robert Cormier
*Please note you will receive a total of 240 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: The Play's the Thing
Maker: William Shakespeare, Oscar Wilde Henrik Ibsen
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Compare three classic plays to their film adaptations.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following books, and one of each of the following films:
A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen
A Doll’s House (1992 film starring Juliet Stevenson)
Hamlet by William Shakespeare
Hamlet (1948 film starring Laurence Olivier)
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
The Importance of Being Earnest (1952 film starring Michael Denison)
*Please note you will receive a total of 90 books and three films

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Portable Puppet Stage
Maker: SCSL
Type: Storytime
Age Group: Children
Contents: Black cloth cover, puppet theater frame, two black cloth curtains, black play board ledge, duffel bag.
Location: SCSL
Portable Puppet Stage sets up 6 feet tall by 8 feet wide with a 24 inch by 48 inch performance area, and breaks down into a duffel bag. It weighs approximately 20 pounds.
 
Title: Presidents, Politics and Power: American Presidents Who Shaped the 20th Century
Maker: ---
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 6 movies
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

This series contains a film survey of American presidents Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Harry Truman, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan.

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Puppetry Kit #1
Maker: SCSL
Type: Storytime
Age Group: Children
Contents:

Twenty-five stage and finger puppets of all types, including:
Lion
Giraffe
Elephant
Parrt
6 Monkey Finger Puppets
6 Butterfly Finger Puppets
T-Rex
Red Hen
Cow
Horse

Location: SCSL
Variety of puppets of all types, stage and finger puppets.
 
Title: Puppetry Kit #2
Maker: SCSL
Type: Storytime
Age Group: Children
Contents:

Twenty-five puppets of various types, finger puppets and stage puppets, including:
3 Billy Goats
Troll
Wolf
3 Little Pigs
Deer
Hare
Toad
Dog
Little Red Riding Hood & Grandma

Location: SCSL
Puppetry kit with stage and finger puppets
 
Title: Rebirth of a Nation: Nationalism and the Civil War
Maker: Harriet Beecher Stowe, J William and Bruce Catton
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

How did America first begin to define itself and develop into a cohesive nation state? This historical series uses a variety of genres to paint a detailed picture of post-Civil War America.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Two Roads to Sumter by William and Bruce Catton
Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Ordeal by Fire, Volume II: The Civil War by James M. McPherson
Reconstruction: After the Civil War by John Hope Franklin
The Private Mary Chestnut: The Unpublished Civil War Diaries edited by C. Vann Woodward
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Reflections of the Old West
Maker: Owen Wister, Charles Por Walter Van Tilburg Clark
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

These classic Westerns, in both their literary and film varieties, capture the spirit of the American frontier and will capture anybody’s imagination.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following books and one copy of each of the following films:
The Ox-Bow Incident by Walter Van Tilburg Clark
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943 film starring Henry Fonda)
The Virginian by Owen Wister
The Virginian (1946 film staring Joel McCrea)
True Grit by Charles Portis
True Grit (1969 film starring John Wayne)
*Please note you will receive a total of 90 books and three films

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Remember Everything: The Importance of Heritage in South Carolina Literature
Maker: Charloes Joyner, Carol Blesse Josephine Humphreys
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

History and memory dominate these South Carolina works, highlighting the importance of heritage in the South.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Rich In Love by Josephine Humphreys
Down by the Riverside by Charles Joyner
Secret and Sacred edited by Carol Blesser
The Great Santini by Pat Conroy
Red Hills and Cotton by Ben Robertson
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Rigamajig Kit
Maker: Rigamajig
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 160 wooden pieces
Location: SCSL
Perfect for playing with on the living or bedroom floor, backyard or even in the back seat, Rigamajigs are wooden pieces that go together in thousands of different ways. 1/2” thick Baltic Birch Planks range from 6” - 22”, making it large enough to make things to play inside of, but small and light enough to play in a lap or table top.
 
Title: Robotics Kit #1
Maker: SCSL
Type: Tech
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Lego Wedo, 1 Beebot with instruction cards, 1 Sphero with obstacle course pieces, 1 Mini Sphero, Cubelets, 1 Cozmo Robot with charging cord, 1 Ollie Robot with charging cord and wheel bumpers, Toshiba Laptop with charging cord.IMPORTANT: Devices are not included with this kit. If you need iPads to use with the robots, please email Rebecca Antill separately: rantill@statelibrary.sc.gov

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
Easy to use robots, intended for children preschool through high school.
 
Title: Robotics Kit #2
Maker: SCSL
Type: Tech
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 1 Beebot with instruction cards, 1 Sphero with obstacle course pieces, Dash Robot with charging cord, Robot Mouse Coding Activity Set, Ollie robot with charging cord. IMPORTANT: You will need a tablet or smartphone to control the Sphero. If you need a device, please email Rebecca Antill - Devices are not automatically included with this kit.
Location: SCSL
Easy to use robots, intended for children preschool through high school. Learn about coding, spatial awareness, following directions, and working together!
 
Title: Robotics Kit #3 - PreK
Maker: SCSL
Type: Educational
Age Group: Children
Contents: two BeeBots, Botly, KUBO, and a Code-a-pillar robot.
Location: SCSL
This Robotics Kit is intended for younger children to use, with a variety of child friendly options.
 
Title: Skill Toys Kit
Maker: SCSL
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Includes 8 instructional books, 4 juggling stick sets, 4 Kendamas, 4 yoyo stick sets, 4 sticks and plates for spinning, 4 yoyos, 3 foot bags.

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
A carefully curated selection of skill toys from around the world includes flower sticks, kendama, yo yo, and more. Some require precision while others lend themselves to creative play. All can be used individually or in groups, on stage or for competition, and indoors or out. Most importantly, they are all hands-on and thumbs-free getting teens up and moving in a novel, social, clique-neutral way. Many thanks to Flow Circus for the materials!
 
Title: South Carolina Literary Map: Women of Carolina
Maker: Nikky Finney, Sue Monk Kidd, Dorot Julia Peterkin
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

This series features five of the Palmetto State’s most famous female writers, from South Carolina’s only Pulitzer Prize winner in fiction Julia Peterkin to national bestseller Sue Monk Kidd. Written about South Carolina women and by South Carolina women, these books and poems will illuminate the experience of women in our state. This series is based on the South Carolina Literary Map, created by the Palmetto Book Alliance.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Scarlet Sister Mary by Julia Peterkin
The World Is Round by Nikky Finney
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
Bastard Out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison
Clover by Dori Sanders
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: A South Carolina Sampler: Celebrating the SC Academy of Authors Inductees of 2012
Maker: Mickey Spillane, Franklin B Marian Wright Edelman
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Read some of South Carolina’s finest writers of both fiction and nonfiction that were honored by the SC Academy of Authors in 2012.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
The Sea is So Wide And My Boat is So Small: Charting a Course for the Next Generation by Marian Wright Edelman
The Girl Hunters, The Snake, The Twisted Thing by Mickey Spillane
The River Home: A Return to the Carolina Lowcountry by Franklin Burroughs
Down by the Riverside by Charles Joyner
*Please note you will receive a total of 120 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Sovereign Worlds
Maker: Louise Erdrich, Herman J. Viola, Jac Vine Deloria
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Manifesto, history, and fiction collide in this series to present a multi-layered view of the condition of Native Americans. Eye-opening and thought-provoking, this series will teach you more about Native Americans than you ever learned in school.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto by Vine Deloria
Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich
After Columbus, The Smithsonian Chronicle of the North American Indians by Herman J. Viola
Indian Givers: How the Indians of the Americas Transformed the World by Jack Weatherford
The Indian Lawyer by James Welch
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Stiff Upper Lips
Maker: Edith Wharton Henry James
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

The female protagonists of these classic works endure hardships with patience and resolve and manage to live their lives with deep personal integrity.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following books and one of each of the following films:
Washington Square by Henry James
Washington Square (1997 film starring Jennifer Jason Leigh)
Daisy Miller by Henry James
Daisy Miller (1974 film starring Cybill Shepherd)
The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
The Age of Innocence (1993 film starring Daniel Day-Lewis)
*Please note you will receive a total of 90 books and three films

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Stiff Upper Lips 2
Maker: Jane Austen, Wilkie Collins Daphne DuMaurier
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Follow the protagonists of Collins, Austen and Du Maurier from the page to the screen as they navigate challenging landscapes of romance and social hierarchy in their respective worlds.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following books and one of each of the following films:
Rebecca by Daphne DuMaurier
Rebecca (1997 Masterpiece Theatre Film with Faye Dunaway)
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
Mansfield Park (2007 Masterpiece Theatre Film with Billie Piper)
The Woman In White by Wilkie Collins
The Woman In White (1997 Masterpiece Theatre Film with Justine Waddell)
*Please note you will receive a total of 90 books and three films

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: And Still I Rise: The Triumph of the African-American Spirit
Maker: Paule Marshall, Ernest Gaines, Zora Neale Hurston
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 20
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Using a variety of viewpoints and settings, authors investigate the hardships of the African-American experience and how, through friendship, family, love, and tradition, African Americans persevere in spite of it all.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
Brown Girl, Brownstones by Paule Marshall
A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest Gaines
Mama Day by Gloria Naylor
Beloved by Toni Morrison
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Telescope Kit #1
Maker: NASA
Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: Includes telescope, pieces for assembly, instruction manual.
Location: SCSL
Includes a Orion StarBlast Telescope. The StarBlast will give you breathtaking views of the moon, planets, and even deep sky objects like the Orion Nebula.
 
Title: Tell About the South
Maker: Robert Penn Warren, Eudora Welt Flannery O'Conner
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 25
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Drawing from Southern literature at its finest, this series will indoctrinate you into the rhythms and ways of the South.

This series also contains 25 copies of each of the following titles:
Wise Blood by Flannery O’Conner
All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren
Golden Apples by Eudora Welty
Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier
Slaves in the Family by Edward Ball
*Please note you will receive a total of 125 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: They Went West
Maker: Carolyn Meyer, Carrie Young Stephen Ambrose
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

This collection celebrates the 200th Anniversary of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Undaunted Courage by Stephen Ambrose
Where the Broken Heart Still Beats by Carolyn Meyer
Nothing To Do But Stay by Carrie Young
*Please note you will receive a total of 90 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Tragic Affairs Abroad
Maker: E.M. Forster, Arthur Golden, Tra Somerset Maugham
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 25
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

This mixed-media series pairs books and films about the timeless intersection of romance and tragedy.

This series also contains 25 copies of each of the following books and one of each of the following films:
The Painted Veil by W. Somerset Maugham
The Painted Veil (2006 film version)
A Passage to India by E.M. Forster
A Passage to India (1984 film version)
Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
Memoirs of a Geisha (2005 film version)
Girl with the Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
Girl with the Pearl Earring (2003 film version)
The End of the Affair by Graham Greene
The End of the Affair (1955 film version)
*Please note you will receive a total of 125 books and five films

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Unsuitable Job for a Woman
Maker: Agatha Christie, Karen Kijewski, Joan P.D. James
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30 copies of each title
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Women detectives, young and old, brave murder and mayhem to solve crimes in this light and entertaining series.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
An Unsuitable Job for a Woman by P.D. James
The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie
Copy Kat by Karen Kijewski
Madness in Maggody by Joan Hess
The J. Alfred Prufrock Murders by Corinne Holt Sawyer
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Video Film Making Kit
Maker: SCSL
Type: Educational
Age Group: Children
Contents: Canon handheld video camera, battery, charger, cord, and remote; tripod, tripod dolly, VidPro XM55 Microphone and cover, 2 SD cards.

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
The Video Film Making Kit comes with a large HD video camera and tripod dolly, so you are fully mobile as you film!
 
Title: Virtual Reality Kit
Maker: SCSL
Type: Tech
Age Group: Children
Contents: Google Tech C1 Glasses, 2 Google Cardboard, View Master, Homido Viewer, Merge 360 Viewer, Samsung VR, 3 BT remotes, 3 iPod Touches.

Click here to read and sign our user agreement.
Location: SCSL
Virtual Reality provides the ability to be in places that don't even exist, to simulate complex surgeries or experience flying, to do research that might otherwise have been impossible. This kit allows your library patrons to see what the world of virtual reality is like with a variety of headsets and viewers. Three Apple iPods are included, but you will need to provide a Samsung Galaxy to use the Samsung VR.
 
Title: War in the Twentieth Century
Maker: Tim O'Brien, J.G. Ballard, Barb Ernest Hemmingway
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

From the Spanish Civil War to the World Wars to Vietnam, this series presents detailed and compelling views of the major wars of the 20th Century.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemmingway
Going After Cacciato by Tim O’Brien
Empire of the Sun by J.G. Ballard
The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman
Anne Frank Remembered by Miep Gies
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: What America Reads: Myth Making in Popular Fiction
Maker: Margaret Mitchell, Frank Sc Harriet Beecher Stowe
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 30
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

In this series of larger-than life novels, discover what best-sellers of the past reveal about our national psyche.

This series also contains 30 copies of each of the following titles:
Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
Shane by Frank Schaeffer
From Here to Eternity by James Jones
A Tan and Sandy Silence by John D. MacDonald
*Please note you will receive a total of 150 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
Title: Words Written & Sung: Translating Literature into Music
Maker: Jack Zipes, Prosper Merimee, A Edgar J. Goodspeed
Type: Let's Talk About It
Age Group: All Ages
Contents: 18
Location: SCSL
Let’s Talk About It is a reading discussion program created by SC Humanities with assistance from the South Carolina State Library. Each series comes with a brief summary, up to five questions for each title in the series, a check-out form, and surveys for patrons, scholars and the program coordinator to complete.

Read the literary inspiration behind your favorite operas and rediscover classic literature through this delightful, sometimes whimsical, series.

This series also contains 18 copies of each of the following titles:
The Apocrypha translated by Edgar J. Goodspeed
The Complete Fairytales of the Brothers Grimm VI edited by Jack Zipes
Carmen and Other Stories by Prosper Merimee
The Queen of Spades and Other Stories by Aleksander Pushkin
Macbeth by William Shakespeare
*Please note you will receive a total of 90 books

If you are interested in applying for an honorarium for your scholar(s), please click this link. If you have any questions regarding LTAI, please contact T.J. Wallace at 803-771-2477 or tjwallace@schumanities.org.
 
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