Services & Programs

The State Library offers statewide programs for libraries and library staff, state agency employees, and other South Carolina residents. 



Search the shelves of 20 library systems statewide via the SCLENDS online catalog.

Circulating Kits

The South Carolina State Library Circulating Kits contain everything you need to host a library program.

Institutional Libraries

The South Carolina State Library provides consultation, training, and support to federal and state prison libraries, detention centers, and other residential institutions.

Literacy Materials

The South Carolina State Library provides consultation and materials to support literacy efforts in local libraries.


The State Library conducts statewide programs for library staff and patrons to improve quality of life across South Carolina.

Check Out SC

Check Out SC encourages library patrons to take advantage of public spaces, specifically state parks, and reap the benefits of spending more time outdoors.