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Addlestone Library is open to the College of Charleston community and affiliates via card access. Visitors may access Addlestone Library Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, and must present a government issued ID and sign in upon entry.
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Faculty Guide to Library Services: Using the Library

Information about library services available to faculty.

As a faculty member at CofC, you have access to a vast collection of resources to support your research, whether you are using the library in person or accessing remotely. The librarian or archivist for your subject area can help you navigate our resources to find what you need. 

Borrow Materials and Reserve Spaces


Obtain books and articles our library does not have access to through Interlibrary Loan and PASCAL.

ILL for Faculty

Faculty-Specific Services

Faculty borrowing services include campus delivery and proxy card lending.

Faculty-Specific Borrowing Services

Scholars Studio

A suite of spaces, equipment, resources, and services for curricular activities related to digital scholarship and media creation located in Addlestone Library. 

Scholars Studio

Reserve a Space

Reserve Faculty Room 236, submit a request for Meeting Room 227, or book time at a Production Lounge workstation.

Room Bookings

Research Tools

Discovery Search Scopes

Search the Discovery Service for everything at once, or search specific collections such as Avery Research Center or PASCAL.

Search Scopes

Find databases

View the alphabetical listing of all library databases.

A-Z Databases
Configure Google Scholar with CofC Libraries

Connect Google Scholar to CofC Libraries to enjoy efficient access to subscription journal articles that you find in Google Scholar searches.

How to Configure

Connect with the Library

Locate and learn more about our other amazing locations, including the Marine Resource Library and the Avery Research Center.

Library Locations
Find Your Liaison

The librarian for your discipline can be your main point of contact for all library needs.

Find Your Liaison

Make an appointment with a librarian for one-on-one research help! 

Research Appointments