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At this time, Addlestone Library is accessible only to College of Charleston students, alumni, faculty and staff, Friends of the Library, or those with appointments for services offered in the library. Face coverings and NEW Cougar Cards, Alumni Cards, FOL cards, or appointment emails are required for entry.

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Online Education Students

The College of Charleston Libraries are pleased to provide resources and support for students enrolled in College of Charleston online classes.

Access to some of our resources requires your MyCharleston account password.

Student Instructional Technology provides many tutorials and resources to help you with your online classes.

Access Articles

When you try to access article databases from off-campus, you will be directed to a page asking you to log in with your MyCharleston account name and password.  Follow the instructions below to log in.

College of Charleston Students and Faculty
Log in with the same name and password used to access your MyCharleston account. 

MRL Fort Johnson and Field Station Users
Use ID and password supplied by the Marine Resources Library. Use all lowercase characters. 
Contact the MRL at 843.953.9370 or mrlserials@cofc.edu for assistance.

Request physical books and media

ILL and Document Delivery for OE Students

Interlibrary loan (ILL) will send physical items to online education (OE) students who live outside the Tri-County area (Charleston, Dorchester, and Berkley Counties). Return postage will be included with the item(s) shipped to OE students.

Obtaining ILL/Document Delivery Services for OE Students

OE students must agree to additional terms and conditions when signing up for an ILL account. They include the following:

  • A statement regarding the student’s responsibility for items lost while in their possession, as verified by the parcel’s tracking records.

  • The importance of supplying the correct mailing address which is outside the Tri-County area.

  • The importance of supplying a correct email address and telephone number.

For articles and passages held at College of Charleston Libraries, ILL will scan and deliver electronically, within copyright.

South Carolina OE students may request that PASCAL materials be delivered to any PASCAL institution.

Renew a Book

You can renew books in three (3) ways:

  • by phone at 843-953-8000,
  • at the Access & Instruction Desk on the first floor of Addlestone Library (library floor plan),
  • or online through your library account. 

Overdue books cannot be renewed online.  Please phone 843-953-8000 to renew overdue books. 

Books may be renewed up to 2 times.

Research & Instruction Librarian

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Jannette Finch
Contact:
Addlestone Library, Room 101
843.953.2766