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Access the extensive research resources of the University Libraries through the variety of tools provided below. Not sure how to get started? Get Research Help from our expert librarians.

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Find articles and other specialized resources. Choose by subject area and/or type of resources. Includes all of the library's subscribed content.

Online Journals

Search by the title of the journal (or magazine/newspaper) to discover if the library provides online access. Links to the journal are included along with the years that are available.

Print Journals

Not finding online access? Try a specialized catalog search using the title of the journal (or magazine/newspaper) to find out if the library has print issues in the collection. Use Scan and Deliver to request a PDF of articles only available in print.

PASCAL Delivers

Find and request print books from any academic library in South Carolina to be delivered within a few business days.


Online resources providing access to current and historical newspapers, both U.S. and international.

Dissertations and Theses

Discover and access doctoral dissertations and master's theses from institutions around the United States and the world.

Streaming Video and Audio

Online access to documentaries, feature films, music, archival footage and more through a variety of resources.

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