ABBE Regional Library System

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ABBE Regional Library System

Contact Information

E-mail: There is no public email to this facility


ABBE Regional Library System
314 Chesterfield Street SW
Aiken, SC 29801 [1]

Telephone: (803)-642-7575 [1]
Hours and holidays:  Monday-Saturday 9:00 to 4:30 [1]

Directions, maps, and public transportation:  {Optional}

Internet sites and databases:

  • Repository Internet site {create a link for each bullet, and then give a line or two listing content so the reader will know if it is worthwhile to click on that link}.
  • ABBE Regional Library catalog online. Choose Click 'n' Search to access genealogy and historical materials. The catalog lists holdings of all branches in the ABBE Regional Library System

Description of the Library System

[1]The A.B.B.E. Regional Library System (The Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System) is headquaterred in Aiken in the basement of the Aiken County Library.  There are 14 branches  and a bookmobile associated with the system. They consist of both large and small libraries. Each library has its own hours and directors. But the ABBE Regional office acts as a central ordering facility for all branches. Branches in the ABBE Regional Library System include:

Aiken County

Bamberg County

Barnwell County

Edgefield County

Digital Library: The ABBE Regional Library System has a digital collection that can be checked out by library card holders. Digital items can be checked out from the Regional Library. The offerings there include biographies and historical items.


Since the ABBE Regional Library System is an umbrella organization for the libraries of the four counties it serves, your library needs will be met at the braches in the system. This regional office is a place where ordering and distribution of materials takes place.

Alternate Repositories

See the links to the branch libraries above for the alternare repositories.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 ABBE Regional Library System [internet site] at (cited February 17, 2011)