Leland Engineering and Tracy H. Jackson Family Papers Now Open to Researchers

Leland Engineering and Tracy H. Jackson Family Papers Now Open to Researchers

Two recently processed collections are now available to researchers. The Leland Engineering Records (Mss 352) is the first collection processed as part of the Libraries’ South Carolina Architecture Archive initiative. The collection documents various types of engineering projects undertaken by William B. Leland and his firm for architects, contractors, and other clients during the second half(…)

We are still here (updated 6/5/14)

It’s gotten a little harder to find the Strom Thurmond Institute building, home of the Special Collections Library, when coming from the main part of campus. With construction underway for the Watt Family Innovation Center, the entrance on the north/Cooper Library side of the Strom Thurmond Institute has been closed and the area between Cooper and STI(…)

Closed until1:30 pm on May 14th

The Special Collections Library will be closed until 1:30 pm on Wednesday, May 14th.   Hours will be 1:30-4:30 that day. Please contact us if you have any questions.  864-656-3031

Exhibit Celebrates 100 Years of Smith-Lever Act

Exhibit Celebrates 100 Years of Smith-Lever Act

Today, May 8th, is the 100th anniversary of the passage of the Smith-Lever Act which formalized the Cooperative Extension Service, a state-by-state national network of educators who extend university-based knowledge to the people.  A new exhibit in R.M. Cooper Library called The Smith-Lever Act: 100 Years of “Putting Knowledge to Work” commemorates the Act and its century of(…)