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Exhibits, Events and News

University Libraries offer students, faculty, staff and the entire community opportunities to engage with our collections and expert staff. Learn how we support research and discovery of all types, and let us know if you've got a libraries story you'd like us to share. 

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Join us for the Fall Literary Festival 2020

This year's festival begins Oct. 14.

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Ray Bradbury fan donates lifelong collection to UofSC Libraries

Hardin’s Bradbury collection, which she recently gifted to the Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections at UofSC Libraries, grew over the decades.

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Documenting COVID-19 at the University of South Carolina

Tell us how COVID-19 has affected you, and we’ll add your story to our permanent digital collection at South Caroliniana Library.

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Four faculty win SCoer Awards for 2020

Congratulations to the four recipients of this year's SCoer Faculty Awards

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Congratulations to this year's Undergraduate Research Awards winners

Five students have won 2019-2020 University Libraries Undergraduate Research Awards

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In the Arena: Presidential Campaigns and Conventions

South Carolina Political Collections’ exhibit showcases dozens of interesting campaign materials produced throughout the decades.

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Open Education Week 2020

Open Education Week is March 2 - 6, 2020


"The Charleston Renaissance" and "Elizabeth Boatwright Coker's Life and Legacy"

South Caroliniana Library and Irvin Department showcase collections this spring

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Enhancing the TCoop experience

New partnership creates a playbook for supporting student success

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'South Carolina Veterans Project' wins national award

A University of South Carolina oral history project has been awarded the 2019 Oral History Association Elizabeth B. Mason Award

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Supporting digital scholarship

New centralized services connect faculty with technology access and support

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Four Color Fantasies

Attention all comics fans: superheroes, villains, space monsters and crime fighters have invaded University Libraries!

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UofSC Libraries is now home to the Catesby Centre

The new Mark Catesby Centre at the University of South Carolina brings attention to the innovative work and influence of 17th-century English naturalist Mark Catesby.

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Fairfield High School Oral History Collection now online

Learn about rural life in Fairfield County, South Carolina before, during and after the era of desegregation and school integration from people who experienced it.

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Take the next Historic Horseshoe walking tour

USC archivist Elizabeth West leads monthly tours around the heart of the original campus.

Upcoming Events & Exhibits

Online Workshop: Introduction to Tableau

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020

Location: University Libraries Virtual Event

Cost: Free

Online Workshop: Tableau Charts and Maps Workshop

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020

Location: University Libraries Virtual Event

Cost: Free

Online Event: The Principle of Aesthetic Disinterest: Giovanni Battista Piranesi & the Lisbon Earthquake of 1755

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020

Location: University Libraries Virtual Event

Cost: Free

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