Library Archives For Circulation

Library Material Return and Pick Up

Posted on 29 April 2020 | 2:54 pm

While Addlestone Library is physically closed, the following procedures are in place to return and pick up physical materials from Addlestone Library’s circulating collections. Return All books, including ILL and … 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: 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

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

Kindles now available for checkout at the Library!

Posted on 23 February 2011 | 12:39 pm — 

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The library has 2 Kindles available for the college community to borrow. Each Kindle has 7 browsing books installed for your reading pleasure. The titles are:

Kindle 1

  • The red queen.
  • Fly away home.
  • Private.
  • Under the dome.
  • The boy who came back from heaven.
  • The Known World.
  • Academically Adrift.

Kindle 2

  • The Moses expedition : a novel.
  • The thousand autumns of Jacob De Zoet : a novel.
  • One day.
  • Star island.
  • This is where I leave you.
  • The Known World.
  • Academically Adrift.

You will notice that both the title for the College Reads, “the Known World” and “Academically Adrift” are included on both of these readers. If you’re curious about the technology or just want to curl up with a good eBook , we encourage you to stop by the Circulation desk and borrow one for two weeks. Operators are standing by…..and so are librarians.

Addlestone Library is open to the College of Charleston community and affiliates via card access. Visitors may access Addlestone Library Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, and must present a government issued ID and sign in upon entry.