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).

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

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)


Reading Room

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

Columbia Departments Campus Libraries
Columbia Libraries and Collections