USC Upstate News

Transforming Our Library: The Latest Architectural Renderings

May 14, 2018 at 11:09 am

Academic libraries are undergoing significant transition in the variety of resources, services and vital spaces for collaborative learning and contemplation that mark their contribution to universities. The University is re-envisioning the USC Upstate Library in an effort to meet the […]

USC Upstate Library Finds New Homes for Leisure Reading Books

October 19, 2017 at 12:53 pm

Destroy books? The University of South Carolina Upstate Library staff wasn’t going to have any part of it. Instead, the library has turned a caveat of state law into an opportunity to help inmates. The library recently donated almost 325 […]

USC Upstate Staff, Faculty Share Their Favorite Summer Reads

July 18, 2017 at 1:14 pm

Whether you’re poolside, oceanfront or by the campfire, a good book has long been considered an indispensable companion for summer break. We asked faculty and staff at the University of South Carolina Upstate which tomes made their reading lists, and […]

Camille McCutcheon, Library, Receives Award as Book Review Editor

May 26, 2017 at 6:23 pm

Camille McCutcheon, Library, has received a Special Journal Award for her outstanding work as book review editor for The Journal of American Culture, 2013-2017. McCutcheon is the coordinator of Collection Management in the USC Upstate Library.

Take A Study Break At International Games Day

October 17, 2012 at 2:28 pm

Come join in the fun on November 3! Take a study break at the International Games Day at the Library from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Food for Fines

November 16, 2012 at 4:13 pm

Through November 30, the USC Upstate Library will be having a Food for Fines food drive. Library fines for overdue items will be reduced by one dollar for each non-perishable food item given. There is no limit to the amount of fines forgiven.

McCutcheon named book review editor

January 11, 2013 at 1:20 pm

Camille McCutcheon, coordinator of collection management and USC Upstate librarian, has been named book review editor for the Journal of American Culture, a publication of the American Culture Association.

USC Upstate Library asks for followers

February 14, 2013 at 1:27 pm

USC Upstate’s Library is now on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. Give them a follow and see what’s new.

Integrating information literacy in the first year webcast

February 28, 2013 at 4:23 pm

The Library is a registered site for a webcast offered by Academic Impressions titled, “Integrating Information Literacy in the First Year.” It will be offered Tuesday, March 5 from 1 – 2:45 p.m. In this webcast, the instructor will showcase […]

Leisure reading collection available at USC Upstate Library

March 1, 2013 at 1:54 pm

The collection includes titles from all popular fiction genres, according to Breanne Kirsch, reference librarian, including mystery, thriller, historical fiction, horror, fantasy, science fiction and romance.