Reference librarians at the South Carolina State Library are available to assist you Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., except on state holidays.
You can contact us by phone, email, chat, and in-person.
- Call the Information Desk at (803) 734-8026 for help with library cards, book checkouts, renewals, items on hold, or for research questions.
- You can also Chat with a Librarian during regular library hours. There is a Chat window on this page and also on the bottom of the State Library's homepage.
- Visit the Information Desk at the South Carolina State Library. We are located at 1500 Senate Street, Columbia, S.C. 29201. For more information, visit http://www.statelibrary.sc.gov/contact.