Directions & Stacks Guide

McCain Library is located in the center of campus between Buttrick Hall and Alston Campus Center.  Free parking for visitors is available in the Main Loop or West Parking Facility. 

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Map to McCain Library

From West Parking Facility:  Cross South McDonough Street at the crosswalk.  McCain Library will be the third building on your right after the crosswalk.  You will pass Presser Hall and Buttrick Hall.

From Main Loop: Look for the walk way that leads between Agnes Scott Hall (Main) and Rebekah Scott Hall.  This will lead to the center of campus. Follow the pathway towards Buttrick Hall (the Gazebo will be on your right).  The pathway will end at Buttrick Hall and McCain Library will be the building to the left of Buttrick Hall.

Once you are in McCain use the stacks guide to the right to find the resource you need.

This slide show will help you learn how to navigate the library.

Stacks floors from McCain Library

Stacks Guide


Call Number Location
A-C Floor 1
D-H Stacks 1
J-L Stacks 2
M-N Ground
P-PR Stacks 2
PS-Z Stacks 3

Special Locations
Folio Floor 3
New Books Floor 1
Browsing  Floor 1
Reference Floor 1
Reserves Floor 1


Type Location
Current Floor 1
Bound Ground
Microfilm Ground


Type Location
CD & LP Ground
DVD Floor 1
VHS Ground


Type Location
Circulation Floor 1
Photocopy   Ground & Floor 1
Reference Floor 1
Reserves Floor 1