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Visitors are welcome at McKee Library. Located on the campus of Southern Adventist University, our first priority is to serve the students, faculty, and staff of the campus.

Community Library Cards

McKee Library community card holders are given lifetime memberships with borrowing privileges as long as they remain active library users. The library offers membership to individuals living within a 30-mile radius of Southern Adventist University for a fee of $50.00. This fee can be waived for the following groups of people:

  • Southern Adventist University alumni
  • Southern Adventist University Lights Volunteers
  • Retired Seventh-day Adventist workers
  • Area clergy members

Community card holders do not have the following library privileges:

  • Interlibrary loan
  • Remote access to databases
  • Technology or reserves loan privileges
  • Study room reservations
  • Free and unlimited printing

McKee Library maintains membership privileges for active library users. The account becomes inactive if a card has not been used within five years. To reactive a membership, please visit the library’s Circulation desk.

To complete a community membership application and agreement, please visit the library’s Circulation desk Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fees are payable at the library by check or cash only.

For more information on the library's guidelines for community patrons, please see our Circulation Policy

Please contact Leeah Christ for additional information or to plan your visit to McKee Library.