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University Libraries - Visitors to SCPC

Researcher Information


Ernest Holling Building Photo

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

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


User Policies:

Smith Reading Room Policy
Photocopy and Digital Imaging Services
Camera Use Policy
Fee Schedule
Citation Policy


Research Awards:

Association of Centers for the Study of Congress Research Grants of up to $500 are available to support research in our collections.


Reading Room:

Hours:  8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday
Phone: 803-777-3847