How do I find out what books are in the library? Over 43,000 physical items and 290,000 eBooks are searchable through the SMC Library Catalog.
|Keep searches SIMPLE--use one to three important words, NOT a sentence|
|Decide whether you are searching for:|
For each item included in the Search Results, the catalog displays the availability, the call number and the physical location within the library.
EBooks retrieved by your search will have a link within the item record that will take you directly to the full-text of the eBook. For off campus access, see the OFF CAMPUS ACCESS tab.
How do I figure out where a book or DVD is on the shelf? A call number is used to identify the exact location of an item on the shelf.
What if I'm an online student? Online (distance education) students may request Print books they find in the SMC Library Catalog. These books will be mailed to the student's address free of charge (return postage will be included). Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information: name, address, phone number, title of the book, call number.
What if the SMC Library doesn't have the book I'm looking for? Search the collections of college and university libraries across the state with PASCAL Delivers! SMC students, faculty, and staff may request books from other SC college and university libraries and have them delivered within a few business days. You can request up to 50 books at a time with a checkout period of 6 weeks. PASCAL also offers the following:
Need something that is not available in our library or in PASCAL? Try interlibrary Loan (ILL).