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Welcome to the New Library Website

Posted on 1 July 2015 | 4:57 pm — 

Welcome to the new home of College of Charleston Libraries online. Our new site has been built from the ground up to provide a quicker, cleaner way to access the Library’s … Read More

Special Collections launches new website

Posted on 6 May 2015 | 9:27 am

Special Collections has just launched a new website to enhance distribution and discovery of information about services and resources available from the College of Charleston’s manuscript and rare book repository. … Read More

GI Jews: South Carolina Goes to War

Posted on 30 April 2015 | 3:27 pm

Curated by Alyssa Neely and Dale Rosengarten, the new exhibit on display in the Jewish Studies Center features the stories of Jewish service persons during World War II, many of … Read More

Exhibit Highlights Founding Documents

Posted on 23 April 2015 | 11:15 am

Showcasing manuscript items, images, and artifacts from the holdings from the College of Charleston’s Special Collections and Avery Research Center as well as the South Carolina Historical Society, this exhibit … Read More

New @ the library

Posted on 20 April 2015 | 3:29 pm

The library now has 10 MacBook Air laptops available to CofC students for 6 hour and overnight checkout.  These have solid state drives and startup within seconds.  For information please … Read More

Books on Bikes/Bikes on Books

Posted on 3 April 2015 | 1:19 pm

At the end of summer 2014, CofC senior Sylvie Baele contacted the library about creating a book display about bicycling. She worked with librarian Burton Callicott and library staff member … Read More

Filmakers Library Online contains more than 1,400 full-length, issue-based documentaries curated by Alexander Street Press’s imprint company Filmakers Library. Films come from diverse filmmakers and address a wide range of … Read More

“Heritage Quest” Online Now on Trial

Posted on 19 March 2015 | 1:46 pm

The Addlestone Library is trialing Heritage Quest Online. Digitized from the popular UMI; Genealogy and Local History collection on microfiche, this online database is an essential collection of unique material for … Read More

Library is Trialing “Ancestry Library Edition”

Posted on 19 March 2015 | 10:00 am

The College of Charleston is trialing Ancestry Library Edition. Ancestry Library Edition Ancestry Library Edition is a new genealogy research tool created for the library market and provides patrons instant … Read More

Stasis Stones in the Rotunda

Posted on 11 March 2015 | 5:50 pm

Stasis Stones, an art installation by Jordan Fowler, is currently on display in the Addlestone Library rotunda. This piece is a balancing act of forms, constructed from rebar and steel … Read More