The Governor has declared a state of emergency in South Carolina. For the latest information on COVID-19 in South Carolina please visit scdhec.gov/covid19
A brief history of the state of South Carolina from the State Library.
Read a summary of the history of each county in South Carolina.
These maps describe how each of South Carolina's 46 counties was formed.
Significant historical, architectural, or archaeological properties listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
An introduction to research at the SC Archives.
Get details on the process to obtain your new Real ID before the deadline.
Trail activity for horseback riding, ATV's, motorcycles, and bicycles in state forests requires a permit.