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Welcome Back Cougars

This entry was posted on Monday, January 8th, 2018

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 January morning.

As a spring refresher, here are a few helpful links to get you started exploring our collections and resources:

Getting Started

Student, Faculty, & Alumni Services

Whether you are an incoming freshman, a proud alumnus, or faculty member, the Libraries offer resources in-person and online. Learn more by clicking the guide below that best describes your current status:

Get the Gear

The Circulation Desk has far more than books to offer. Stop by to borrow all the latest technology, including:

  • 20 MacBook Airs
  • 5 iPad Airs
  • 5 iPod Touches
  • 4 Kindles
  • 3 Digital Cameras
  • 2 Projectors
  • Calculators (Scientific and Graphing)
  • Cell Phone Chargers
  • Laptop Chargers
  • GoPro Camera and Accessories
  • DVD Drives
  • And much more


Take a curated tour through our print and digital collections with more than 80 LibGuides produced by the Libraries team. Organized by subject, LibGuides span Accounting to Women’s & Gender Studies.

Lowcountry Digital Library and History Initiative

Access more than 100,000 individual digitized resources exploring the history and culture of the Lowcountry region in the Lowcountry Digital Library.

The Lowcountry Digital History Initiative produces online exhibits spotlighting underrepresented race, class, gender, and labor histories within the Lowcountry region and beyond.

The Libraries Family

Addlestone may be the library most students and faculty are familiar with, but the College of Charleston Libraries bring together several repositories and digital resources:

Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Library support and advance the work of the College of Charleston Libraries. From on-campus collaborations to the Winthrop Roundtable, FOL’s programming provides opportunities for lifelong learning that strengthen our community and connects the Library to luminaries across the Lowcountry and beyond.

We’re Here to Help!

Have a question? Our dedicated Libraries team stands ready to empower you with the tools to navigate with confidence today’s print and digital environments. You can always chat directly with our staff, schedule a research consultation, or search our knowledge base by contacting us in any of the following ways: