Check it Out!

Click on the link below to hear a little from Stephen Hoffius and Susan Williams as they talk about their book Upheaval: Earthquake and Murder on the Eve of Jim Crow.  Both Hoffius and Williams will be speaking at the College of Charleston on August 31 in the Addlestone Library Room 227 at 6:00 pm…

Bottle Cap Mandala Complete!

After three days and more than 50 student and community volunteers, Bryant Holsenbeck’s Bottle Cap Mandala is complete and on view in the Rotunda of the Addlestone Library! Visit the exhibit page for more information and photographs! Stop by the library this evening between 5pm – 7pm for the opening – and visit tomorrow at…

Environmental Artist Bryant Holsenbeck arrives…with 50,000 bottle caps.

Environmental Artist Bryant Holsenbeck travelled from Durham, NC yesterday to start her mini-residency at the College of Charleston’s Addlestone Library this week. And, she brought 50,000 of her favorite bottle caps and jar lids. Holsenbeck will begin creating her three-dimensional installation – a mandala – this morning in the Rotunda of the Addlestone Library. And…

Lowcountry Digital Library adds 30,000th image!

The Lowcountry Digital Library (LCDL) just uploaded its 30,000th image, having added more than 20,000 images in the past year. This project is a collaborative effort led by the College of Charleston to build a digital (online) library that includes digitized primary documents, photographs, publications, oral histories, and other resources from 10 different local cultural…