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Return to Learn: Library Services during COVID-19

This guide provides answers to frequently asked questions about Dacus Library's operations during Winthrop University's COVID-19 Response.

We encourage you to reach out to us with any questions you may have! Librarians are available for virtual reference assistance Monday-Thursday 9am-8pm, Friday 9am-5pm, Saturday 1pm-5pm, and Sunday 1pm-8pm.

You can get research help in a variety of ways...

  • by chatting online with a reference librarian: (see the Chat link on the right side of any library page)                
  • by emailing a reference librarian at
  • by making a Book-a-Librarian appointment -- the library's Book-a-Librarian service is for students, faculty, or staff who need one-on-one assistance with research and will be available throughout the mandatory online learning period. See our Book-a-Librarian page for more information about how sessions will continue digitally and to make an appointment.

Winthrop students have access to a wide array of library resources, services and research assistance. The Main Floor of Dacus Library building is now open, but we encourage you to use the links below for information about how to access our electronic resources.

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