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  • December HoursDecember Hours
    The Special Collections Library will have reduced hours some days during December and through the University’s intersession. Please note these hours when planning your visit and contact Library staff with any questions. December 1–5:  8:30 am–4:30 pm December 8–12:  8:30 am–4:30 pm December 15-16:    8:30-11:30am  / 1:30-4:30pm December 17-19:     8:30 am–4:30 pm  December 22–26:  closed December(...)
  • For Veterans DayFor Veterans Day
    In honor of Veterans Day, a letter from the Manny Lawton Papers (mss 260) written home while he was a Prisoner of War during World War II. Lawton, Clemson Class of 1940, survived the infamous Bataan Death March and three and half years as a POW in inhumane conditions. This letter was written just before(...)
  • Celebrate Legacy MonthCelebrate Legacy Month
    Come to the Brown Room in Cooper Library tomorrow, Nov. 6th, from 3:30-5 pm to celebrate the day Thomas Green Clemson signed his will. Historic documents from the Special Collections Library will be on display, including an early draft of Clemson’s will. This is the first event of the University’s Legacy Month.
  • Archives Awareness WeekArchives Awareness Week
    The mayor of Clemson has proclaimed this week Archives Awareness Week in recognition of the importance of local archives and archivists in preserving the city’s rich and diverse heritage.