The South Georgia Technical College Library serves students at both the main campus in Americus and the Crisp County Center in Cordele by providing them with an excellent collection of resources for education, information, and recreation. The Library on the Americus campus is located in Hicks Hall and contains a collection of over 15,000 printed books. The Library at the Crisp County Center has a collection of over 3,400 books.


The Library is open during the day and the evening in order to accommodate the needs of all students. In Americus, students can use the Library Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Library hours at the Crisp County Center are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  The libraries are closed on Saturday and Sunday.


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All currently enrolled students, faculty or SGTC staff may check out books. Additionally, students at Georgia Southwestern State University and patrons of Lake Blackshear Regional Library can use the Library, provided they have completed the Cooperative Library Agreement form. For further information, email:


A reasonable number of books may be checked out for a period of two weeks and renewed with the permission of the Library staff. Reference books, magazines, and newspapers do not circulate and can only be used in the Library.

Computers have been placed in the Library for students to use in completing class assignments or accessing the Internet. GALILEO, a service available on the Internet, provides students with access to a growing number of electronic databases. The SGTC Library catalog has also been placed online and is accessible for all library users on campus or off at