Do you have a library card? September is Library Card Sign-up Month!

A York County Library card gives you access to technology, resources, and programs to succeed in the classroom, pursue your dreams, explore new passions and interests, and find your voice. Borrow audiobooks, stream movies, enjoy virtual classes, and so much more!


Sign up for a YCL card during Library Card Sign-up Month and get a free goodie bag with bookmarks, a pencil, a handheld fan, and more! You can also share a photo of yourself with your card for the chance to win $100! Visit to learn more. Happy #LibraryCardSignUpMonth!

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Do you want to hear a story from YCL staff at any time? Now you can!

Call the Library’s Dial-A-Story phone line at 803-620-8585. You'll hear a variety of stories for adults, teens, and children, as well as music and songs, poetry, jokes and riddles, history tidbits, trivia, and more!

Were you financially impacted by COVID-19? Are you late on rent and utilities? You may qualify for rental assistance! A trained SC Stay PLUS expert will be available for assistance with applications at the Main Library in Rock Hill. No appointment is necessary; simply stop by the second floor each Thursday from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Please bring proof of identity, current housing situation, back rent to landlord and/or utilities owed, and income.

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Visit YCL's Virtual Library for Homework & Career Help

BrainfuseGet online help from real, live tutors; powerful tools for learning, writing assistance, and test preparation; a Language Lab for those learning a foreign language; and expert tutoring for Spanish. Live tutors are available daily from 2:00–11:00 p.m.

Gale Presents: UdemyFind more than 4,000 on-demand video courses from world-class instructors for a tailor-made learning experience across 75 categories in business, technology, design, and more. Please note, a Google or Microsoft account is required. 

StudySC: This image-rich, fact-filled website provides students, educators, and parents with articles, videos, images, maps, and other quality online content on the study of famous people, geography, history, facts, and more South Carolina-related topics.

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Subscribe to our YouTube channel for virtual programs from your favorite YCL staff members! View storytimes, book readings, and tutorials, find exercise and meditation classes from professional instructors, and more! New videos are posted each week, with something for the whole family!

COVID-19 Vaccination Information: York County Library is monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) with local, state, and national health officials. As this is a developing situation, YCL is committed to ensuring the safety of patrons and staff while offering limited in-person services.

  • Need internet or computer access? Visit York County Library, where free 60-minute computer sessions are available. Space is limited at each location, so please consider calling to confirm availability before your arrival. Due to our pandemic safety precautions, library staff cannot engage in close, one-on-one technology instruction at this time.

  • Don't have an email address or unsure how to proceed? Call DHEC's COVID-19 vaccination hotline at 1-866-365-8110 for help scheduling your appointment. For help creating an email account, YCL offers free online learning courses with step-by-step instructions through and

  • Need Broadband Internet? The FCC's Affordable Connectivity Program helps families and households struggling to afford internet service by providing a discount of up to $30 per month toward broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Learn more at

What the Community is Saying About YCL ...

The library is a great place to get lost in interesting exciting books!


Constance Miller