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College Libraries Closed July 4, 2019

Posted on 3 July 2019 | 12:45 pm

The College Libraries will be closed on Thursday, July 4, for Independence Day. Normal library hours will resume on Friday, July 5. For the most up-to-date hours, click here.  

Library Welcomes #CofC23

Posted on 17 June 2019 | 2:20 pm

Welcome New Students! Your Library is here to aid you. Visit us in person at the Access & Instruction Desk or online through our New Student Guide. Look for the … Read More

PRIDE | LGBTQ Project Exceeds $25,000 Challenge

Posted on 13 June 2019 | 1:15 pm

The College Libraries are pleased to announce the successful match of a $25,000 challenge gift for LGBTQ Life in the Lowcountry, a project dedicated to collecting and sharing the stories … Read More

Following a closure notice from the Charleston County government due to the threat of severe weather forecasted to affect the region, the College Libraries will close at 4:00 p.m. on … Read More

Rotunda | Paradise Pavilion

Posted on 11 June 2019 | 1:12 pm

Now on display: the Paradise Pavilion, a 12-sided, plywood and aluminum installation, designed by New World Byzantine’s Andrew Gould, which folds in Jewish, Christian, and Islamic theological and architectural traditions. … Read More

Spoleto | Tibetan Monk Creates Sand Mandala

Posted on 24 May 2019 | 11:51 am

The College Libraries are pleased to host the Charleston Tibetan Society as they present the creation of a Sand Mandala in conjunction with the 2019 Piccolo Spoleto Festival. The building … Read More

Summer 2019 | Information and Circulation Desks

Posted on 13 May 2019 | 9:11 am

Library and IT services from the former Information and Circulation Desks will be combined beginning May 13, 2019, at the new Access & Instruction Desk located at the former Circulation … Read More

The College of Charleston’s Race and Social Justice Initiative (RSJI) is pleased to announce the receipt of a major gift that will fundamentally transform the initiative’s impact in Charleston and … Read More

Dear Campus Community, Due to the threat of severe weather forecasted to affect the region later this afternoon/early evening, the College of Charleston Libraries will close early at 3:00 p.m. … Read More

Wednesday, May 15 | 6:00 p.m. | Gibbes Museum of Art In 2009, the Gibbes collaborated with artists Juan Logan and Susan Harbage Page to examine the Gibbes collection and … Read More