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11:50 am on Wednesday November 30, 2011

MWV Foundation helps Charleston Library Society bring rare titles from its vault to the public

Image by Flickr user Errol ImagesMediaThe MeadWestvaco Foundation, on behalf of MWV, has issued a $15,000 grant to support the retrospective catalog conversion of the Charleston Library Society’s Natural History Collection. Through a number of...
7:00 am on Thursday November 4, 2010

College of Charleston receives remarkable rare book collection

Image by Flickr user teachernzThe College of Charleston’s Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library recently received a collection of more than 2,000 angling and sporting books published between the 17th and mid-20th centuries in Great Britain and the...