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Borrow & Renew: Info

Get a Library Card

SCC students do not need to apply for a library card. Your student ID now serves as your library card.

Town borrowers and SCC faculty and staff may stop by the library to obtain a library card or print out the Library Card Application (PDF) and send it to the SCC Library through mail or fax.

630 S. Main St.
Dobson, NC 27017
Fax: (336) 386-3692

Your card will be mailed to you at the address given on your application.

Interlibrary Loan

Request an Interlibrary Loan

If we do not own an item, we will do our best to borrow it from another library for you.

You may also print out the Interlibrary Loan Form (PDF) and mail, fax, or bring it by the library.

630 S. Main St.
Dobson, NC 27017
Fax: (336) 386-3692

We will contact you when your item is available for pickup.

Borrowing Periods & Fines Starting Fall 2023


  Books .......... 3 weeks (+1 renewal)          

  Popular DVDs .......... 7 days (Free)

  Instructional Videos .......... library use only

Faculty & Staff

   Books .......... 4 months                        

   Popular DVDs .......... 7 days

   Informational DVDs .......... 4 months    

   Instructional Videos .......... 4 months

Overdue Fines: 

Important Announcement: Changes to Library Fine Policy - Effective Fall 2023

No More Overdue Fines! 

Beginning in Fall 2023, Surry Community College Library will no longer collect overdue fines on borrowed materials.


Responsibility for Lost or Damaged Items 

If a library item is lost or returned in a damaged condition, you will be responsible for covering the cost of replacement. This ensures that our collection remains complete and available for all our patrons to enjoy.

Renew Your Books

Students may renew books one time, for an additional 3 week check-out. 

To renew your books, call us at (336) 386-3259 or login to the Library Account site using these instructions:

  1. Click on Renew My Materials.
  2. In the User ID box, enter 23252- and your 7-digit student ID number (example: 23252-1234567).
  3. Enter your 4-digit PIN password.
  4. Click List Charged Items.
  5. Select the checkbox by each book you wish to renew & click Renew.