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University Libraries

Hollings Library

The Irvin Department of Rare Books & Special Collections, South Carolina Political Collections, and Digital Collections share the Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library and the Dorothy B. Smith Reading Room.

The Hollings Library is accessed through the main level of Thomas Cooper Library at 1322 Greene Street, Columbia, SC.


Visiting and Assistance

  • Patrons with disabilities may use the handicapped-accessible parking for Thomas Cooper Library and may enter the Hollings Building through the Thomas Cooper Library.
  • Patrons may request material from either SCPC or Rare Books at the desk.
  • Review our Reading Room Policies.


Location and Hours

View the hours for the Hollings Library.


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