How do I find out what books are in the library?
Search the new ONE SEARCH!
One search provides one-stop searching for books, eBooks, journal articles, DVDS and more.
Sign in using your SMC email address & password in order to:
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.
You may also want to browse these general call number areas on the 2nd floor of the library:
BL1-2790 Religions. Mythology. Rationalism
BP1-610 Islam. Bahai Faith. Theosophy, etc.
BS1-2970 The Bible
BT10-1480 Doctrinal Theology
BV1-5099 Practical Theology
BX1-9999 Christian Denominations
For a more specific outline of call number areas, click here.
What if I'm an online student? Online (distance education) students may request Print books (owned by SMC) found in ONE SEARCH. 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! PASCAL Delivers is now searchable via or new ONE SEARCH system. 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).