Difference between revisions of "Charleston County, South Carolina Public Library"

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:68 Calhoun Street<br>Charleston, South Carolina 29401<br>'''Telephone:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;&nbsp;813-805-6930
 
:68 Calhoun Street<br>Charleston, South Carolina 29401<br>'''Telephone:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;&nbsp;813-805-6930
  
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'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;&nbsp;Monday – Thursday: 9 – 8; Friday &amp; Saturday: 9 – 6; Sunday: 2 – 5
  
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'''Internet sites and databases:''' The Main branch of the Charleston Ciunty Library has the following ressources:
  
'''Internet sites and databases:''' The iMain branch of the Charleston Ciunty Library<br>
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*''[http://www.ccpl.org/content.asp?name=Site&catID=11877&parentID=5402 The South Carolina Room ]located on the 2nd floor of the Main Library houses local history and genealogy materials and resources. The mission is to collect, preserve and make accessible those materials focusing on the history and genealogy of South Carolina, with special emphasis on Charleston and the Lowcountry.''
 
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*''[http://www.ccpl.org/content.asp?name=Site&catID=10364&parentID=5402 The Charleston Archive] also located on the second floor of the Main Library, is an archive of historic manuscripts, books and visual materials representing Charleston and the surrounding Lowcountry.''
*''[http://www.ccpl.org/content.asp?name=Site&catID=11877&parentID=5402 The South Carolina Room ].''<br>
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*The Charleston County Pullic Library has a [http://192.152.249.240/uhtbin/cgisirsi/AN8dLxXJor/MAIN/273230377/60/1180/X catalog online ]for its patrons with library cards. <br>
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=== Collection Description  ===
 
=== Collection Description  ===
  
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The collections at&nbsp;this library &nbsp;
  
 
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#[http://www.charlestonlibrarysociety.org/Our_history.html The Charleston Library Society], begun in 1748 to preserve library materials in the homes of the founders.In 1914 the Library Society moved to its current location at 164 King Street. <br>
 
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If you cannot visit or find a source at the '''''{{PAGENAME}}''''', a similar source may be available at one of the following.  
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'''''Similar Collections'''''<br>
 
'''''Similar Collections'''''<br>
  

Revision as of 22:50, 3 February 2011


Charleston County, South Carolina Public Library

Contact Information

Web Address: http://www.ccpl.org/default.asp
E-mail:[1]  repository@whatever.net

Address:[1]


68 Calhoun Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29401
Telephone:[1]  813-805-6930


FAX: 843-727-3741

Hours and holidays:[1]  Monday – Thursday: 9 – 8; Friday & Saturday: 9 – 6; Sunday: 2 – 5

Internet sites and databases: The Main branch of the Charleston Ciunty Library has the following ressources:

  • The South Carolina Room located on the 2nd floor of the Main Library houses local history and genealogy materials and resources. The mission is to collect, preserve and make accessible those materials focusing on the history and genealogy of South Carolina, with special emphasis on Charleston and the Lowcountry.
  • The Charleston Archive also located on the second floor of the Main Library, is an archive of historic manuscripts, books and visual materials representing Charleston and the surrounding Lowcountry.
  • The Charleston County Pullic Library has a catalog online for its patrons with library cards.

Collection Description

The collections at this library  

Tips

{Optional}

Guides

{Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. }

Alternate Repositories

  1. The Charleston Library Society, begun in 1748 to preserve library materials in the homes of the founders.In 1914 the Library Society moved to its current location at 164 King Street.

Similar Collections



Neighboring Collections


Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Source 1.