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As part of NASA’s nationwide coverage of the historic solar eclipse on Aug. 21, the College of Charleston’s Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library is hosting a pair of free public … Read More

In Memory of Cynthia Graham Hurd (1960-2015)

Posted on 16 June 2017 | 5:08 pm

  On the second anniversary of Cynthia Graham Hurd’s passing, we join her family in remembering her fondly – for her many kindnesses to our students and our colleagues as … Read More

The Charleston Tibetan Society’s intention for the creation of this year’s Sand Mandala is to facilitate world peace, promote unification among all people and create happiness for all sentient beings. … Read More

For five long years, Nazi Germany occupied the British Channel Islands, just off the coast of Normandy, France. This collection of photographs, newspapers, wartime propaganda, and personal memorabilia and communications … Read More

Faculty Publication Impact Metrics

Posted on 11 May 2017 | 4:09 pm

As faculty members prepare tenure and promotion packets over the summer, many ask how to measure the impact of their published research. Librarian Geoff Timms ( has prepared a guide … Read More

MONDAY, APRIL 17, 2017, 6 PM School of Science & Math Room 129 (Just across from the Addlestone Library)                                                                                                                                      DIVIDED WE STAND The Battle Over Women’s Rights and Family Values … Read More

New Database: Index Islamicus

Posted on 11 April 2017 | 10:18 am

Index Islamicus is THE international classified bibliography of publications in European languages on all aspects of Islam and the Muslim world from 1906 onwards until present day. Material cited in … Read More

Introducing UK Parliamentary Papers, 19th Century Collection! It is the most detailed primary source for nineteenth-century Britain, its colonies, and the wider world. This comprehensive collection includes all of the papers issued … Read More

New Database: Smithsonian Global Sound

Posted on 27 March 2017 | 10:58 am

The library now has a subscription to Smithsonian Global Sound! Smithsonian Global Sound is the result of a partnership between Smithsonian Folkways Recordings and Alexander Street Press. This collection provides educators, … Read More

Service Restored: CofC Libraries Catalog Now Available

Posted on 7 March 2017 | 5:35 pm

Access to the College of Charleston Libraries catalog at has been restored. Thank you for your patience during this extended service.