The Music Library's Sheet Music Collection consists of over 10,000 individual pieces of music acquired through the generosity of numerous individuals. The Digital Sheet Music Project was made possible by a generous donation from Mary Elizabeth Newton in honor of Music Librarian Jennifer Ottervik.

The Music Library at the University of South Carolina, the largest in the state, is located on levels two and three of the School of Music. Holdings include 90,000 books and scores; 130 periodical subscriptions; and, over 70,000 recordings in all formats. Policies, hours, general information, and access to the library's Special Collections may be found on the Music Library web site.