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Thomas Cooper Library  (Main Library)
Find us at 1322 Greene Street

Swipe your Carolina Card at entrance.

Search Find It@USC Libraries
with your USC network username and password
Request materials be held for pick up, sent to your campus office or mailed to the home address in your university account if outside of Richland and Lexington counties

Hours and entrance (have your university ID, Carolina Card)

Access to Special Collections reading rooms is by appointment only. Appointments and material requests must be made in advance. Contact the relevant collection area directly.

Hollings Special Collections Library
- enter via Thomas Cooper Library. Hours information on webpages
- Irvin Dept. of Rare Books & Special Collections
- South Carolina Political Collections

Moving Image Research Collections
707 Catawba Street

Music Library
School of Music, 2nd Floor


South Caroliniana Library
The library on the Horseshoe is closed for renovations, but user services are available from the Graniteville Room on the Mezzanine Level of Thomas Cooper Library.



Returning Books

Look for the big book drops found:

-outside the entrances of the Music or Thomas Cooper libraries

-drive up behind Callcott and the Health Center, across from the Bull St. garage entrance

-outside of Close-Hipp, near the head of the angled parking area




On the Columbia Campus, but administratively separate from University Libraries

Law Library
School of Medicine Library


University of South Carolina System Libraries, Other Campuses


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