6 01, 2021

400-Year-Old King James Bible Donated to CofC

By |2021-01-15T09:29:44-05:00January 6, 2021|All News|Comments Off on 400-Year-Old King James Bible Donated to CofC

With the Igoe Library Foundation’s gift to Special Collections, the CofC community is invited to explore one of the most important works in all of English literature: the King James Bible, printed in 1613.

4 08, 2020

Edit-a-Thon Sheds Light on LGBTQ Life in the Lowcountry

By |2020-08-18T08:59:19-04:00August 4, 2020|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on Edit-a-Thon Sheds Light on LGBTQ Life in the Lowcountry

Organized by CofC’s LGBTQ Life in the Lowcountry archival project, an edit-a-thon for Wikipedia last month helped elevate the history of the LGBTQ community in the Charleston area.

9 10, 2019

Friends of the Library to Explore New Book About Dramatic Life of Gertrude Legendre

By |2019-10-09T12:02:09-04:00October 9, 2019|Campus Life, News Briefs|Comments Off on Friends of the Library to Explore New Book About Dramatic Life of Gertrude Legendre

The College of Charleston Friends of the Library will host author Peter Finn on Oct. 16, 2019, for a look at his new book "A Guest of the Reich: The Story of American Heiress Gertrude Legendre’s Dramatic Captivity and Escape from Nazi Germany."

14 06, 2019

New Gift Grows LGBTQ Collection at CofC Library

By |2020-06-11T14:33:55-04:00June 14, 2019|Campus Life, News Briefs|Comments Off on New Gift Grows LGBTQ Collection at CofC Library

The College of Charleston Libraries have announced the match of a $25,000 challenge gift for "LGBTQ Life in the Lowcountry," a project dedicated to collecting and sharing the stories of the region’s LGBTQ community.

16 10, 2018

Exhibit Highlights the Evolution of Communication Tech

By |2020-02-25T12:57:46-05:00October 16, 2018|Campus Life|Comments Off on Exhibit Highlights the Evolution of Communication Tech

The latest exhibit in Addlestone Library showcases the rapid evolution of communication technology from a Toy Magic Lantern to a typewriter to a cell phone.