Special Collections’ Harlan Greene Featured on PBS NewsHour

Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, Special Collections, Spoleto, Uncategorized

Harlan Greene, Head of Special Collections at the College of Charleston, was interviewed along with Charleston artist Jonathan Green on PBS NewsHour about Spoleto Festival USA’s featured opera, Porgy and Bess. Greene, a noted Porgy scholar, spoke about DuBose Heyward’s contribution to the literary world. “What he did that was truly earth-shattering,” Greene said, “is that […]

June 10, 2016

College of Charleston Library’s Digitization Efforts get a Shout Out on NPR

Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, In the News, Lowcountry Digital Library, Press, Special Collections, Technology

NPR understands the importance of digitization projects in our nation’s libraries. Digitization initiatives, like the College of Charleston-led Lowcountry Digital Library, provide researchers worldwide with access to original historical material. Click here to learn what NPR’s All Tech Considered segment had to say about library digitization initiatives. Click here to visit the Lowcountry Digital Library.    

August 20, 2013

WSJ lauds The Compleat Angler… See it in Special Collections!

Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, In the News, Press, Special Collections

  The Wall Street Journal lauds the undying popularity of Isaac Walton’s The Compleat Angler… http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323744604578473251929009978.html The Grenville Haslam Sporting Book Collection in the Addlestone Library’s Special Collections contains 400 copies of this single title, including the famous second edition, and is one of the most comprehensive collections of The Compleat Angler in the world. To […]

May 28, 2013

Jenny Sanford Donates Personal Papers to Special Collections

Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, In the News, Special Collections

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 thousands of other items kept during her marriage to Mark Sanford, a trove that sheds […]

May 24, 2013

Addlestone Library to House SC Historical Society Collection

Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, In the News, South Carolina Historical Society, Special Collections

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. With the addition of the Historical Society’s materials to the College’s already extensive holdings, the […]

May 6, 2013

Addlestone Library and the C of C REACH Program = Winning Combination for All

Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, In the News, Nominations & Awards

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 Employee of the Month Award for March 2013. Matt worked at the circulation desk during […]

May 2, 2013