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One Year In: National Security in the Age of Trump As President Trump nears the first anniversary of his election, the College of Charleston Friends of the Library will host … Read More

Oct. 11 | A Conversation About Alzheimer’s

Posted on 25 September 2017 | 10:16 am

 Wednesday, October 11, 6:00 p.m. Addlestone Library Room 227, 205 Calhoun Street The DeMoe family has the most devastating form of the disease that there is: early onset Alzheimer’s. Of … Read More

William McRaven to Address 2017 Winthrop Roundtable

Posted on 5 September 2017 | 3:54 pm

 Chancellor William H. McRaven 2017 Roundtable Keynote Speaker Due to unexpected circumstances, Admiral William H. McRaven deeply regrets he is unable to speak at the event scheduled for November 1, … 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

Friends of the Library at the College of Charleston presents Christopher Dickey Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 6 pm Addlestone Library Room 227 Christopher Dickey will discuss “Gertie” and her family Spying in … Read More

New scholarship: “By Dawns Early Light”

Posted on 10 March 2016 | 10:53 am

By Dawn’s Early Light: Jewish Contributions to American Culture from the Nation’s Founding to the Civil War is a new book  based on exhibit currently installed at Princeton University’s library … Read More

Banned Books Week: The House of Night Series

Posted on 1 October 2015 | 9:00 am — 

Title: The House of Night Series by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast The muggles are at it again! In 2014, this series on vampires, monsters, and other occult creatures was … Read More

Banned Books Week: The Working Poor: Invisible in America

Posted on 30 September 2015 | 9:00 am — 

Title: The Working Poor: Invisible in America by David Shipler Notice how must banned or challenged books are focused on bringing real-life struggles and situations to light? Why do adults … Read More

Banned Books Week: Who’s In My Family?: All About Our Families

Posted on 29 September 2015 | 9:00 am — 

Title: Who’s In My Family?: All About Our Families (Let’s Talk About You and Me) by Robie H. Harris (Hey, CofC Community! Interlibrary loan this here: http://goo.gl/RTQMdf ) Seems that not all countries … Read More

Banned Books Week: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

Posted on 28 September 2015 | 4:08 pm — 

Title: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie This book has it all: anti-family, cultural insensitivity, drugs/alcohol/smoking, gambling, offensive language, sex education, sexually explicit (masturbation), violence, … Read More