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Distance Students: Questions?

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Can I check out a book at another University of South Carolina system library?

A. Yes. With your USCA ID you can check out a book from any of the University of South Carolina system libraries. These libraries include: University of South Carolina - Columbia, Beaufort, Lancaster, Salkehatchie, Sumter, Union and Upstate. 


Q. What information do I used to login to the Gregg-Graniteville Library's electronic resources?

A. Login with your USCA network ID and password (BlackBoard password). For example, if your email is, your network ID will be Tritt and the password will be the same as your Blackboard password. If you have any problems logging in, check out this guide .


Q. How can distance students get help from a reference librarian?

A. For research assistance, please either call, email or chat with a reference librarian. Chat reference is available 24 hours a day, Monday - Friday and from 8am-midnight on Saturday and Sunday. 


Q. I would like to have a research consultation with a librarian. 

A. We are happy to meet with you virtually for a research consultation. Research consultations are great for big research projects and more in-depth help.  You can make an appointment with a librarian for a research consultation Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. To set up an appointment, please fill out this form.


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