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The College of Charleston’s latest digital exhibit solves a nearly 90-year-old history mystery. In 1929, a memoir was published under the pseudonym “Sam Aleckson.” Titled Before the War and After … Read More

Culinary historian, author, artist and photographer John Martin Taylor, also known as Hoppin’ John, has donated his personal collection of books and papers to the Special Collections Department of the … Read More

Wednesday, May 30 | 6:00—7:00 p.m. | Randolph Hall/Alumni Memorial Hall Join award-winning novelist Blanche McCrary Boyd for a discussion of her provocative new novel, Tomb of the Unknown Racist, her first … Read More

April 10 | Churchill was a Snowflake

Posted on 28 March 2018 | 5:19 am

Churchill was a Snowflake: New Leadership Habits to Prevent an American Iron Curtain Tuesday, April 10 | 6:00 p.m. | Alumni Hall/Randolph Hall Matthew Barzun, America’s youngest-ever ambassador to the … Read More

The Libraries’ own Patricia Williams Lessane has had an exciting week. On Wednesday, March 28, the Executive Director of the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture and Co-Principal … Read More

Attention newshounds: Access to The Post and Courier and The State is now available through Access World News, a new database for the College community. Articles printed in The Post and Courier (1994 – present) … Read More

Committed to Home February 7, 6:00 P.M. | Alumni Memorial Hall | FREE The College of Charleston Friends of the Library and the Alliance for Full Acceptance challenge the conventional narrative … Read More

Welcome Back Cougars

Posted on 8 January 2018 | 11:28 am

Welcome Back Cougars Now that the ice has (somewhat) thawed, the College of Charleston Libraries wish you all the best as we kick off the new semester on this uncommonly-chilly … Read More

Bilingual Digital Exhibit Highlights Lowcountry Latinos

Posted on 15 December 2017 | 6:07 am

The oft-overlooked experiences of Lowcountry Latino communities are the subject of a new digital exhibit now freely available online. The exhibit—formally styled Las Voces del Lowcountry—spotlights Charleston’s Latino communities and … Read More

For the fifth straight year, the Office of Student Life is sponsoring panels from the NAMES Foundation AIDS Quilt in conjunction with World AIDS Day. The panels are being displayed … Read More