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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

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

The latest free exhibit from the College of Charleston Special Collections is now available for viewing on the third floor of Addlestone Library. Curated by Special Collections’ Autumn Bennett, the … Read More

Remembered Voices | Local Artist Creates New Exhibit

Posted on 9 January 2019 | 2:51 pm

The College of Charleston Libraries Special Collections is hosting a new free exhibit, Remembered Voices: Women in Literature, created by local artist Bette Mueller-Roemer. On view in the Marlene and … Read More

Nov. 16 | Documenting LGBTQ Life in the Lowcountry

Posted on 5 November 2018 | 9:22 am

The Libraries welcome alumni and students to learn about an innovative new project to document LGBTQ life at the College and in the Lowcountry this Friday, Nov. 16, as part … Read More

The oft-overlooked experiences of the Lowcountry’s African Muslims are the subject of a new digital exhibit now freely available online. The exhibit—formally styled Enslaved and Freed African Muslims: Spiritual Wayfarers … Read More

New Exhibit | John Rivers Communication Museum

Posted on 26 September 2018 | 5:53 am

For Danish physicist and Nobel Prize-winner Niels Bohr, “Technology has advanced more in the last 30 years than in the previous 2,000.” Many Cougars would agree. Social media and the … Read More

Pride in the Libraries | Documenting LGBTQ Life

Posted on 25 September 2018 | 10:05 am

This past weekend, the Holy City celebrated diversity and equal rights for all during Charleston Pride. The College of Charleston Libraries joined the festival with information about its latest project, … Read More

Friday, Aug. 24 | 6:30—8:00 PM | Halsey Institute Join the Friends of the Library on Friday, Aug. 24, for the opening reception of the Halsey Institute’s latest exhibition, The Image Hunter: … Read More

The assassination of Robert Francis Kennedy is a moment forever seared into Americans’ collective memory. The New York Senator died in the early hours of June 6, 1968, succumbing to … Read More