Don C. Locke Library

The Don C. Locke Library is the academic center of campus, providing resources to support all academic programs offered on-campus, at our extended campuses, and online. The Library offers a wide variety of materials including books, e-books, periodicals, and online databases for student and faculty research. DVDs and audiobooks are also available for checkout.

Computers located on the main floor of the library are available on a first-come, first-served basis for students’ research and class assignment use. The open computer lab is located on the lower floor of the Locke Library. The Library provides wireless internet access. Laptop computers may be borrowed from the circulation desk for three hours of use. A limited number of laptops are available for home use.

A Librarian is available at all times the Library is open to provide research guidance. Instructors may schedule a Librarian-led instruction session. The Library offers comfortable seating, quiet study areas, and group study rooms. Information about Library services is available at the circulation desk or by calling 828-398-7301.


Library Hours


7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.


7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday