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RBSC on FacebookOur Rare Books & Special Collections holdings are comprised chiefly of printed materials in the following subject areas: natural history, the sciences, history, literature, philosophy, and books from the South Carolina College Library.University of South Carolina Rare Books and Special Collections6 days agoOur curator, Jeanne Britton, has a new post on Piranesi. Check it out on our department blog: http://library.sc.edu/blogs/rbsc/2017/06/23/piranesi-and-romanticism-architecture-and-the-literary-imagination/University of South Carolina Rare Books and Special Collections2 weeks agoThe Irvin Department's website for the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse is live. It contains useful information about the eclipse and offers a sneak-peek at what we'll have on display in our gallery in August: http://library.sc.edu/blogs/solar-eclipse/University of South Carolina Rare Books and Special Collections3 weeks agoThe Irvin Department Blog is back up and running. Checkout our archivist, Jessica Crouch's, latest post about the Ron Rash exhibit now on display in our gallery: http://library.sc.edu/blogs/rbsc/University of South Carolina Rare Books and Special Collections1 month agoImages of Uncle SamUniversity of South Carolina Rare Books and Special Collections2 months agoPlans for lunch on Thursday?
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The Libraries have recently received a large gift of the family library and material culture collections of Mr. Hemrick (Hink) Salley of Salley, SC. Parts of the library have been in his family for several generations, and Mr. Salley himself … Continue reading
“Can we explain the appearance of life upon this planet in terms of science, or only, as in the past, in terms of theology?”
A John Burroughs Manuscript John Burroughs (1837-1921), the naturalist, environmental writer, and first biographer of Walt Whitman, continues to play an important role in American writing on nature. Over the course of his long life, he wrote intimately and expansively … Continue reading