Hours, Directions, Parking

Regular Hours

Monday – Friday         8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Saturday – Sunday      CLOSED



Special Collections is closed on all University holidays.

2014  University Holiday Schedule:

New Year’s Day Wed, Jan 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Mon, Jan 20
Spring Break Fri, March 21
Independence Day Fri, July 4
Fall Break Tues, Nov 4
Thanksgiving Thurs, Nov 27 – Fri, Nov 28
Christmas Break Mon, Dec 22 – Fri, Dec 26



The Special Collections Library is located on the lower level of the Strom Thurmond Institute building on the Clemson University campus. The address is: 230 Kappa Street, Clemson, SC 29634.


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Pay by space metered visitor parking is available along the driveway to the Strom Thurmond Institute building. Spaces are marked with white lines and numbers. The cost is $1 per hour.

If you have several days of research planned, you may get a multi-day visitor pass at Parking Services. For more information, contact Parking and Transportation Services at 864.656.2270 or by email: parking@clemson.edu.