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South Carolina State Documents Depository: Information for Depository Libraries

New and historic publications from the South Carolina State Documents Depository

Establishment of the State Documents Depository System

The State Documents Depository System was established by state law (S.C. Code Ann. §§ 60-2-10 to -30) in 1982. This law provides definitions regarding the depository system, and outlines the roles and responsibilities of the State Library, depositories, and state agencies.

Depository Library Manual

The Depository Library Manual is intended to aid libraries in the depository system in the process and servicing of SC state publications.

Discover the South Carolina State Library: Researching South Carolina Legislative Resources

List of Depository Libraries

South Carolina State Library
(Main Publication Collection and Distribution Point)
1500 Senate Street 
Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 734-8026
Fax: (803) 734-4757

Clemson University 
Robert Muldrow Cooper Library 
Clemson, SC 29634
Phone: (864) 656-3027 
Fax: (864) 656-7156

College of Charleston
Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library 
66 George Street 
Charleston, SC 29424 
Phone: (843) 953-5530 
Fax: (843) 661-1309

Francis Marion University
James A. Rogers Library
4822 E. Palmetto Street
Florence, SC 29506
Phone: (843) 661-1300 
Fax: (843) 661-1309

Greenville County Library System
25 Heritage Green Place
Greenville, SC 29601
Phone: (864) 242-5000
Fax: (864) 235-8375

Horry Georgetown Technical College 
Conway Campus Library
2050 Highway 501 East 
Conway, SC 29526 
Phone: (843) 349-5268
Fax: (843) 349-7811

Lander University
Larry A. Jackson Library 
320 Stanley Avenue 
Greenwood, SC 29646 
Phone: (864) 388-8365 
Fax: (864) 388-8816

South Carolina State University 
Miller F. Whittaker Library 
300 College Street, NE 
P.O. Box 7491 
Orangeburg, SC 29117 
Phone: (803) 536-7000 
Fax: (803) 536-8902

Spartanburg County Public Library 
151 South Church Street 
Spartanburg, SC 29306
Phone: (864) 596-3505 
Fax: (864) 596-3518

USC Aiken
Gregg-Graniteville Library 
471 University Parkway 
Aiken, SC 29801 
Documents Shipping Address: 
650 Trolly Line Road, Graniteville, SC  29829
Phone: (803) 641-3320 
Fax: (803) 641-3302

USC Beaufort 
USC-Beaufort Library 
800 Carteret Street 
Beaufort, SC 29902 
Phone: (843) 521-4122 
Fax: (843) 521-4198

Winthrop University 
Ida Jane Dacus Library 
824 Oakland Avenue 
Rock Hill, SC 29733 
Phone: (803) 323-2211 
Fax: (803) 323-3285

SC State Documents Depository Logos

For download of State Library brand images, official logos can be found near the bottom of this page:

SC State Documents Depository Logos


Questions about the depository system or state documents distributed to the depositories may be directed to:

Sheila Dorsey, State Government Documents Librarian,, (803) 734-7065.

New Electronic South Carolina State Documents

The monthly New South Carolina State Documents publication by the State Library is a list of electronic state documents published by state agencies that have been placed in the SC State Documents Depository Digital Collection. Records for these items may also be found in our online catalog, SCLENDS. These lists are sent to State Documents Depository libraries across the state. List archives are available online under State Document Lists.