Hours, Directions, Parking

Regular Hours

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

Saturday – Sunday      CLOSED

Check the Special Collections Library home page for any exceptions to the regular hours. 



Special Collections is closed on all University holidays.


2015 Clemson University Holiday Schedule

Holiday Date
New Year’s Day Thurs, Jan 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Mon, Jan 19
Spring Break Fri, March 20
Independence Day Mon, July 6
Fall Break Mon, Oct 12
Thanksgiving Thurs, Nov 26 – Fri, Nov 27
Christmas Break Mon, Dec 21 – Fri, Dec 25



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.