Alert!Stay up-to-date on SWU's response to COVID-19COVID-19 Updates

Christian college students interact in Blue Hill Coffee, a student-run enterprise at SWU.

The faith-filled community at SWU is comprised of students, faculty and staff who are passionate about learning and growing, both inside and outside of the classroom.

SWU alumna Kelly Tegen waves from a ferris wheel at the 2019 Homecoming celebrating alumni experiences at this Christian college.


Warriors at heart. Your campus experience may only last a few years, but your connection to Southern Wesleyan can last a lifetime. Stay connected to SWU through events, publications, and social media.

SWU provides a Christian college environment for fine arts engagement opportunities.

Whether you come for a campus visit, fine arts program, or athletic event, SWU seeks to provide educational and cultural opportunities not just to our campus community but to the greater community around us.

Rickman Library

COVID-19 Library Updates: Please click here for important information about library services during the COVID-19 situation.

Start Your Research

Articles and E-Journals

ONEsearch — Find articles, books, ebooks all in one place

Databases by Title — Search for a specific database by name

Databases by Subject — Search a list of databases arranged by subject

Open Access — Scholarly materials available free online

*Interlibrary Loan (ILL)  - *Note: physical books are not accessible a this time

Books, Scores, DVDs, & More

SWUcat — Search for books and other media in Rickman Library.  See what's new!

My Library Account — Renew checked-out items or pay your library fines

PASCALcat — Search for books and ebooks in other South Carolina academic libraries. Use PASCAL Delivers to borrow items from another library for free.   ***Please click this LINK for important information about PASCAL Delivers services. Effective March 9th - May 31st.

eBook Collections — Search thousands of eBooks that you can read on any device

OverDrive — Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and streaming video from the library


 Effective March 19, the library building will be closed due to the new government guidelines.  All library check-outs have been suspended.  Due dates have been extended until the end of April on items currently checked out.  Library support for faculty and students will be offered fully online.

24-hour study room available with chip-enabled ID card


Facebook     Instagram