Library Archives For Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library | April Events

Posted on 28 March 2022 | 12:46 pm

In Polite Company: A Conversation with Gervais Hagerty Thursday, April 7 | 6:00 p.m. | Addlestone Library Rm. 227 | Free Join the Friends of the Library and Gervais Hagerty … Read More

Spring 2022 | Faculty Lecture Series

Posted on 28 January 2022 | 12:35 pm

The Faculty Lecture Series returns this semester after its COVID-19 hiatus. Cosponsored by the Friends of the Library and the Honors College, the Faculty Lecture Series spotlights the latest in … Read More

Special Collections | Ad Luna, Ad Bibliotheca

Posted on 20 July 2020 | 2:29 pm

On this day in 1969, humankind first set foot on the Moon. Friend of the Library Jim Phillips and Special Collections reveal a unique connection to that momentous event.  On an … Read More

Dear Friends, Like many of you, the Libraries are diligently monitoring local developments regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Out of an abundance of caution for the health and safety of our students, … Read More

March 9 | Humanity in the 21st Century

Posted on 26 February 2020 | 10:16 am

The 2020 Faculty Lecture Series presents “Humanity in the 21st Century” by Dr. Brian Bossak, School of Education, Health, and Human Performance Humanity in the 21st century faces novel and … Read More

E pluribus unum and the national unity it promised has been haunted throughout American history by its twin, E pluribus pluria. Dr. Michael Lee, Associate Professor of Communications and Director … Read More

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

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

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.

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