SCPS Online Resources
Seminole County students have 24 hour a day/ 7 day a week/ 365 days a year access to a number of digital resources. ID and password information for the highlighted links is available from your teachers or in the Library Media Center.
There are several ways to get to these websites –
Horizon – Access to Lyman’s Library Media Center online catalog, no password required.
- Directly from this page by clicking on the name of the site
- From the online catalog (Horizon) using the SCPS Online Resources tab
- Through the Seminole County Public Schools home page. Click on Students, then Student Resources, then Library Links.
EBSCOHost – District-provided resource for magazines, newspapers, and other reference material, with special features for AP classes and for teachers. Select the Student Research Center.
Florida Electronic Library – Provided by the Florida Public Library System and including over 50 different resources.
Gale Cengage Learning – Part of the Florida Electronic Library. Select General OneFile for a one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics; millions of full-text articles, up-dated daily. Go to this site from a school computer and you will not need the password; from home you will need the same username and password as for the other sites listed here.
CultureGrams – Reference resources on cultures, peoples and world events.
World Book Online
Enciclopedia Estundiatil Hallazgo – Get to this site from the World Book Online site. Look under the heading Specialty Sites after you login.
Salem History Reference – Includes portions of titles from Great Events from History
Salem Literature Reference – Includes Critical Insights
LymanLibrarian – A collection of some of our favorite sites organized by topic.
Lyman Reads – Links to lists that may help you decide what to read next and other information that will not fit on our main webpage.
Seminole County Public Library – Look at their catalog, reserve books for yourself, or check their lists of helpful links.
AskaLibrarian – Virtual reference services provided by the Florida Electronic Library. Real people, real help, real fast!
USA.Gov – The official gateway to all U.S. government information, services, and resources.
Homework Spot -- A free information portal featuring homework-related websites for English, math, science, history, art, music, technology, foreign language, college prep, health, life skills, extracurricular activities and much more, organized into grade-appropriate categories for elementary, middle and high school.
Disclaimer: The appearance of external links (or hyperlinks) on the above web sites does not constitute endorsement by the Seminole County Public Schools (SCPS) of linked web sites or the information, products or services contained therein. SCPS is not responsible for the privacy practices, activities, or content of aforementioned sites. For other than authorized activities, SCPS does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at linked locations. Such links are provided consistent
with the stated purpose of this web site.