The South Carolina State Library builds trust with the community through accountability and transparency in managing public funds.

As a state agency serving the citizens of South Carolina, we believe that open communication and easy access to information are essential to maintaining public trust and promoting effective governance.


FOIA Requests

The business of the South Carolina State Library is open to public review, as is required by the state’s Freedom of Information Act. FOIA requests may be submitted in writing to the Associate Deputy Director at


Earmark Transparency

In accordance with Executive Order 2022-19 and Proviso 117.21, provided below is all available information related to entities receiving designated earmarks that were allocated to the South Carolina State Library for disbursement and their intended use.

Entities are required to fill out and return the Earmarked Appropriations Disbursement Request Form before receiving any disbursements.

Information on this page, including completed forms, will be updated as it is reported to the South Carolina State Library.


State Library Hours

Sunday Closed
Monday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday Closed