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Library Archives For Vincent Fraley

Join TheWashington Post‘s Peter Finn for a look at the dramatic story of Gertrude Legendre, a South Carolina heiress who joined the OSS and became the first American woman in … Read More

Three sisters from the South wrestle with orthodoxies of race, sexuality, and privilege. Join National Humanities Award–winning historian Jacquelyn Dowd Hall on October 2nd as she discusses her new book, … Read More

Sept. 9 | Breaking the Code of Charleston

Posted on 6 August 2019 | 12:11 pm

Who wrote the pseudonymous slave narrative, Before the War and After the Union (1914) and why does it matter Most of  all, how does learning about the author’s true identity unfold a … Read More

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.  

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

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

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