Archives + Special Collections

College Archives

The College Archives is the home of the College's permanently valuable records, and also the permanently valuable records of the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church.  The collection contains a variety of items, including student publications, trustee, presidential, and faculty records and other documents which record the history of the College and of South Carolina Methodism.

The library will close for renovations after May 19, 2019 and will be closed for much of the summerThe archives will not be accessible to visitors.  We will try to answer questions by email and phone, but please understand that our renovation is our top priority this summer.  In the summer and through the fall, the archives will be preparing for our move into new quarters in the renovated librray.  

For more information about the college and Methodist archives, please contact Dr. Phillip Stone, Archivist, at or by phone, 864-597-4313. 

College Archives

Methodist Archives

Advocate Obituary Index

Special Collections

Special Collections holds a range of unique or scarce materials in several collections and in multiple formatsincluding the College’s legacy library collectionmanuscripts and ephemera in the Broadus R. Littlejohn Jr. Collection, and fine books and prints in the Leonard Baskin Collection, among others. 

For Special Collections inquiries or to make a research appointment, please contact Luke Meagher, Special Collections and Research Librarian, at, or by phone, (864) 597–4327. 

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Books in Special Collections

The Broadus R. Littlejohn Collection