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 |2019-06-14T09:47:31-04:00June 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.

26 06, 2018

Copy of Audubon’s ‘Birds of America’ Donated to Library

By |2020-02-25T12:58:06-05:00June 26, 2018|Academics, Campus Life|Comments Off on Copy of Audubon’s ‘Birds of America’ Donated to Library

Katie Levi's donation of her husband's beloved copy of 'Birds of America' continues a legacy of giving to the College.

6 06, 2018

Library Acquires Images of Robert Kennedy’s Final Hours

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The College of Charleston's Special Collections has acquired never-before-seen photographs of Robert Kennedy in the hours leading to his assassination.