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Library

Hours
Library hours are subject to change based on the academic calendar and the holiday schedule of the College. Patrons should call during inclement weather or before traveling long distances to confirm library hours.

Logan Campus (Harless)
304.896.7378

Williamson Campus
304.236.7616

Logan Campus (Harless) Library
Southern's Logan Campus Harless Library houses the West Virginia collection of books and materials on the Appalachian area. This collection includes local history and genealogical materials, National Archive Census tapes for all counties in West Virginia, and Logan Banner on microfilm.

Williamson Campus Library
The Williamson Campus library is home to the Appalachian Collection, the Children's Collection, and is the repository for the State of West Virginia government publications.

The Appalachian Collection holds 1,200 books, periodicals and audiovisuals pertaining to Appalachia. This collection includes local history and genealogical materials, National Archive Census tapes for Mingo County in West Virginia and Pike County in Kentucky to 1920, and microfilm of Williamson area newspapers from 1911-1920 and from 1935 to the present.  The Children's Collection holds more than 1,000 children's books, including Caldecott and Newbery award-winning titles. This collection is used by students in Southern's Adolescent Literature classes, special education classes and for recreational reading by all patrons.