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Westlaw gives you access to a large collection of legal information, you can access legal resources such as Cases,
Statutes and regulations, public records, and briefs as well as secondary legal sources such as law journals and news sources.

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Testing & Education Research Center


Testing & Education Reference Center  includes standardized test and entrance exam preparation and professional career tests like the NCLEX.

Poverty Statistics in 1968 and 2016

Poor People's Campaign Poster and Online Exhibit

Holt Library has been granted the privilege to have the Smithsonian Institution’s, City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign poster exhibition on site. Come visit the exhibit in-person or online.

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Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education is the leading resource for news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty and student affairs professionals.

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Wiley Online Library

Wiley Online Library gives you access to about 1500 journals from a broad multidisciplinary collection of online articles covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities.

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Scientific American

Scientific American is the award-winning source for science discoveries and technology innovations. It is not a peer reviewed journal but provides magazine articles in science and technology.

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What Do You Think?

Please give Holt Library your feedback on the new OneSearch by answering this brief survey. We care about what you think.

Study Group Coming Up?

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--call 828.339.4288

--stop by the front desk

Macon and Swain Campuses

We can deliver Holt library materials or materials borrowed from another library to Macon or Swain campuses.

  • You will need to establish a Holt Library account to check out print items. Activate your card online here.
  • Fill out the Interlibrary Loan form.
  • Please allow for delivery time of 2-3 days for Holt Library Items and 1 week-10 Days for non-Holt Library items.
  • You will pickup and return items to your campus receptionist.


  • Log in to MySCC.
  • Choose the "Library" tab at the top of the page.
  • Search!

It is important to log in for seamless access to articles, e-books, journals and magazines online, and streaming videos from ALL of Holt Library's databases.



For collections of resources: select the tab for LIBRARY RESOURCE GUIDES.

Library Announcements

Woman Holding a PumpkinThe Library will be closed, November 28 and 29 for Thanksgiving.

Online library resources are available 24/7.
Log in to MySCC and choose the "Library" tab at the top of the page.

Request Research Appointment

Get Research Assistance 

Need help knowing where to start your library research? You can always ask a Librarian for help at the Holt Library desk or contact us to set up a one-on-one appointment. 

Phone: 828.339.4288

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Activating your SCC Student ID Card for Library Checkout

You do not need your SCC Student ID Card to use the library’s online databases and e-books. Just login to MySCC/Library and choose databases to search for articles, e-books and other online materials. However, activating your SCC student ID card for Library checkout enables you to check out physical items from the library.

  • Get a SCC Student ID Card from the Cashier's Office in the Balsam Building or call them at: 828-339-4290.
  • Activate your SCC Student ID Card with us by filling out the registration form at the front desk of Holt Library or complete the Library Card Activation form online and we will send you a confirmation email when the activation is complete.
  • Students may check out up to 8 items at a time. Books check out for 4 weeks. DVDs check out for 1 week. Contact us to renew items 828-339-4288 or

Request a Book or Article

Need a book or article not available from Holt Library?

Fill out the Holt Library Interlibrary Loan form to request that we get the book or article for you from another library. Turnaround time is about a week to ten days. This is a free service!

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