Popular Reading Collection | Southwestern Illinois College

Looking for a good read? Check out the Popular Reading Collection at SWIC Library.

Located near the front desk at the Belleville Campus Library, this collection contains popular fiction and non-fiction books to browse and borrow. All SWIC students, faculty and staff may have any of these titles sent to the campus of their choice for pick-up.

What’s included

Visit the Popular Reading Collection for:

  • Bestselling titles by American and international authors
  • Graphic novels
  • Biographies and memoirs
  • Mystery, suspense stories and thrillers
  • Humor
  • Popular science writing
  • Historical fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Romance and love stories
  • Cookbooks and much more.

New titles are being added regularly so check back often for great reads.

This collection is funded by the Bea Fries Memorial Foundation.


If you would like to recommend a title for us to add to this collection, please email us at SWICLibrary@swic.edu and let us know!