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Holiday Schedule and Early Closing

The Library will close early on Wednesday, November 25th at 6:00 PM and reopen on Monday, November 30th at 9:00 AM.



Calling all indie authors and aspiring writers in South Carolina!

The South Carolina State Library is pleased to be the first state library in the country to make the SELF-e digital self-publishing platform available to all libraries in the state as well as our cardholders – for FREE! Upload your eBook--whether it is your family history or the next great American novel--and we will make it available to local readers. eBooks published on the SELF-e platform may be reviewed by Library Journal and included in Indie South Carolina, a curated collection of self-published material made available to library users across the nation. So what are you waiting for? Log in to SELF-e and upload your book!

Questions about SELF-e? Visit their website to learn more.


South Carolina State Library has provided access to Mango Languages, a premier online language learning service, to everyone in South Carolina for the next two years

Please click on the Mango logo to start learning one of 63 languages now.




eBooks and audiobooks are ready for download from the Jasmine Digital Library.

Try out the new Jasmine Digital Library for Kids! 

    E-Book Information

Come learn about using E-books at the Library. 

The Library has added e-books and downloadable audiobooks to expand formats available to our patrons.        

Contact Jami Gahagan at 843-549-5621 extension 8.


  • 24/7 access to over 12,000 titles.

  • Available even when the library is closed.

  • All you need is a library card, a password and a device.

  • Go to the link for Jasmine Digital Library or contact us at the library for more information.


Colleton County Land Records Available Online

Search Colleton County land records here.

Or access the Colleton County website at:


Healthcare Information

South Carolina has chosen to use the federal health insurance exchange,

named the Health Insurance Marketplace, for health insurance rather than implementing a state-based exchange.

The federal exchange is located at

For Spanish speaking consumers, is also available. 


  • Find Local Help Get personal help applying for health coverage

  • State Information Patrons can learn more about South Carolina's health insurance exchange option.
  • Medicaid Expansion South Carolina currently has not chosen to expand their Medicaid program in 2014.        Find out how this affects health insurance choices. 

Employment Help

With the closing of the local SC Department of Employment and Workforce center in Walterboro,  The Colleton County Memorial Library is working to provide help for job seekers.

The following links will connect you to the SC DEW website and the MyBenefits section for unemployment:






Illustrate-A-Book Program Books For Sale!

The Illustrate-A-Book (IAB) program was created by Children’s Librarian Shiela M. Keaise at the Colleton County Memorial Library to encourage talented children to find pleasure in reading and to get them motivated to make a difference in their community.  Since creative, gifted, talented, and bright children frequently experience restlessness, inattention, and day-dreaming, the IAB’s mission is to re-channel their behavior while providing fulfillment and accomplishment. Click here for more information.




Items for Sale

The Library is selling library totes and sets of notecards for $5.00 each.




We Won a Contest

  Thanks to help from our wonderful patrons and innovative staff the library won the Beaufort Fund Video Competition sponsored by the Coastal  Community Foundation. 

 We entered a video of staff and patrons performing "We're the Library", and won first prize.

Please take a look at our video here .


Wireless Internet
  • The library now has wireless Internet access at both the Walterboro and Edisto Beach locations.







    600 Hampton Street Walterboro, SC 29488

    843-549-5621 Fax: 843-549-5122