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University Libraries - SCPC Researchers

Researcher Information

Ernest Holling Building PhotoLocation

SCPC is located in the Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library and is accessed through Thomas Cooper Library (map).

Reading Room:
Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Phone: 803-777-3847

Paid visitor parking is available in the Bull Street garage (map).

Please contact us in advance of your research visit.

Contact us:

South Carolina Political Collections
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library

University of South Carolina Libraries
1322 Greene Street
Columbia, SC  29208

Phone:  803-777-0582
Fax:  803-777-3842

SC Political Collections Staff 

Dorothy Walker, Director
(803) 777-0577
dhazelr @

Laura Litwer, Digital Initiatives Archivist
(803) 777-3061
litwer @

Rebecca Denne, Special Projects Archivist
(803) 777-6836
rdenne @

Kate Moore, Archivist
(803) 777-0578
moorekv @

User Policies:

Smith Reading Room Policy
Photocopy and Digital Imaging Services

Camera Use Policy
Fee Schedule
Citation Policy

Research Awards:

Awards are available to support undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate research in our collections documenting post-World War II government, politics, and society.

William Jennings Bryan Dorn Undergraduate Prize
W.J.B. Dorn Research Awards
(Undergraduate,Graduate, & Postgraduate)