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

The mission of the Hardwick-Johnston Memorial Library is to support the curriculum 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.



Summer 2018

(May 8 - August 2)

  • Monday-Thursday:  8 am-4:30 pm
  • Friday: 8 am-12 noon
  • Saturday-Sunday:  Closed
  • July 2-6:  Closed


Phone or text: (423) 420-1223
Need online, real-time assistance? Review paper/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
Noodle (create and manage 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 peer-reviewed academic journals.


Research Paper Workshops (NEW!)

In response to feedback on the Student Satisfaction Survey, the library is offering 30-minute workshops (Mon-Thu / 9am-4pm) on various stages of the research paper process.  Click here to let us know which workshop topic you're interested in and a day-time you can drop by the library.

Library Online Tutorial
Instructional videos are available to help students complete the library online tutorial.
HC Online Archives
The library's online archives provides searchable collections of papers, letters, catalogs, yearbooks.


Walk-in or send email to library@hiwassee.edu for more information --