Two Hundred Years of USC's Libraries

19th Century: Starting a College Library | Some Antebellum Treasures | Intellectual Ambitions | A Working Library | The Later 19th Century

20th Century: The Earlier 20th Century | The Recognition of Heritage | The Millionth Volume | Rare Books and Special Collections | Some Recent Gifts & Acquisitions

Foreword | 200 Years of Librarians | Selected References

Selected References

In addition to the items referenced below, articles on a variety of specific volumes and collections have appeared in recent years in the library's magazine Ex Libris, the newsletter Reflections and other campus media, such book-collecting magazines as BiblioManuscripts, and AB Bookman's Weekly, and the annualDLB Yearbook. Exhibit catalogues and web-exhibits on specific collections are listed under the Rare Books web-page ( rarebook.html). Further links on South Carolina library history are provided at

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