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- Jenny Sanford Donates Personal Papers to Special Collections May 24, 2013
- Addlestone Library to House SC Historical Society Collection May 6, 2013
- Addlestone Library and the C of C REACH Program = Winning Combination for All May 2, 2013
- Photos from The Winthrop Roundtable Featuring Justice Albie Sachs April 29, 2013
- Renowned Sculptor Long-bin Chen to Exhibit in Addlestone Library Rotunda April 25, 2013
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Via the Charleston Post and Courier (Tuesday, May 21, 2013) Jenny Sanford’s Donated Papers Offer Poignant View of Power Couple, “Second Chance” E-book Now Available Jenny Sanford has donated to the College of Charleston boxes of scrapbooks, emails, letters and … Continue reading
Starting in 2015, the College of Charleston will house the South Carolina Historical Society’s remarkable collections of books, manuscripts and archives. The College’s Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library will undergo an extensive renovation before opening the collection to the public. … Continue reading
The Addlestone Library is the recent recipient of a most special award: The College of Charleston REACH Program’s Business Partnership Award… and the Library is doling awards right back! Matt Raczka, a second year REACH student from Middleton, CT, was the Library’s Student … Continue reading
The Winthrop Roundtable 2013, featuring South African Constitutional Court Justice and internationally renowned human rights activitist Albie Sachs, was a big success. Judge Sachs held the audience captive with his eloquently delivered keynote address, The Triumph of Humanity and Social Justice. You … Continue reading
The Halsey Institute has commissioned world renowned artist, Long-Bin Chen, to create a site-specific sculptural work that will be on view in the Sanders Rotunda of the Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library concurrent with the Rebound exhibition within the Halsey … Continue reading
On Wednesday, April 10th, The Friends of the Addlestone Library will host Lisa Foster and Mary Lou Coombs in a discussion of their book, Janie Mitchell, Reliable Cook: An Ex-slave’s Recipes for Living. A non-fiction account of an ex-slave’s life, … Continue reading
The Addlestone Library is currently hosting an unique exhibit on South Carolina Jewish history in Special Collections. The Jewish Family Roadshow (March 29th-May 19th) is a collection of photos, books, diaries, paintings and other materials on loan from Jewish families … Continue reading
The College of Charleston’s Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture will host the Renowned Fisk Jubilee Singers in concert on Friday, April 19th, at 7:30pm, at the Circular Congregational Church, 150 Meeting Street. Click here to hear … Continue reading
Why Do We Continue To Read Holocaust Journals? The Case of Helene Berr, Theodore Rosengarten Addlestone Library, Room 227 Tuesday, March 12, 6pm In 1942, at age 21, Helene Berr began writing a journal describing a world that brutally ostracized … Continue reading
The Addlestone Library announces the addition of a new state-of-the-art document scanning kiosk (known as the Knowledge Imaging Center or KIC) located in the Library’s first floor copy room, beside Java City. The KIC walk-up kiosk scanner provides fast, convenient … Continue reading