During renovation, library services are in BLC 100-101.

Hardwick-Johnston Memorial Library supports the mission of Hiwassee College by providing the information resources and services necessary for quality teaching, learning, research, and scholarship. A vital component of library programming is to provide effective bibliographic instruction in locating, evaluating, and using traditional and web-based materials to students throughout their program of study. Hardwick-Johnston Memorial Library is committed to upholding the principles of academic freedom and fostering cultural diversity, creative expression, intellectual growth, and respect for different points of view.



 Fall 2017

  • Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 10 pm
  • Friday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: 5 - 10 pm


Phone or text: (423) 420-1223
Need online, real-time assistance? Review a paper or video call/chat with library staff using Google Docs or Google Hangouts (available on your Hiwassee e-mail)
If you need to renew an item but cannot come to the library, please use... 
Library Renewal Request Form


Google Scholar
Mendeley (APA/MLA citations)
Purdue University Online Writing Lab
OCLC WorldCat (find books at other libraries)
Course Reserve Request Form (for faculty)



Search for books, DVD’s, and other library materials.

Search for articles from magazines, newspapers and academic journals.

Scientific American Digital is back with full-text of every article ever appearing in the magazine!  Click on Databases and go to link in Science and Technology section.

Library Online Tutorial
Instructional videos are available to help students complete the library online tutorial.
HC Online Archives
The Hardwick-Johnston Memorial Library has an active and growing institutional repository that can be of interest to former, current, and future Hiwassee College students and personnel. The archive’s website provides searchable directories to collections of papers, letters, photographs, as well as links to digital copies of yearbooks.

Evening Tutoring
Tutoring is available during Fall-Spring semesters: Sunday-Thursday, 5-10 p.m.

  • Math Tutor: Mr. Bill Holdman (B.S. Michigan State Univ.) Sunday - Monday - Wednesday - Thursday
  • Writing Tutor: Ms. Robin Turner (M.S. The Catholic University of America) Tuesday