COVID-19 Updates and Resources

Clemson Libraries

  • Converse’s MFA Program Partners with Clemson for Literature Series

    November 2, 2020

    Converse College and Clemson University Press are pleased to announce a publishing collaboration in conjunction with the low-residency Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing program at Converse. The collaboration, known as the Clemson-Converse Literature Series, publishes poetry collections, short-story collections, and nonfiction essay collections selected by two competitions, each of which will run […]

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    To the Class of 2020

    May 7, 2020

    I hope you will not forget the Libraries as you begin your journeys. We’ll miss seeing you at Starbucks getting coffee, cramming for exams in the learning commons, or chatting as you stroll across the Library Bridge. Take these amazing memories with you and stop by again when we reopen. We’ll save a chair and table for you.

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    How the Clemson Family went above and beyond to respond to COVID-19

    April 29, 2020

    Here are some of the stories of Clemson’s people. We share them as a simple record of deeds great and small that kept us safe, brought us comfort and cared for our community. These acts of service and sacrifice largely went unnoticed while they were happening.

  • Sharing the Journey: Documenting COVID-19 at Clemson University

    April 17, 2020

    The global efforts underway to halt the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have dramatically affected the lives of millions of Americans, and of billions world-wide. The impact on the lives and experiences of the Clemson University community is unprecedented and sobering, but historically significant. In order to fully capture this moment, the Clemson University Libraries’ Special Collections and Archives is launching an institution-wide initiative to document and record this significant period for preservation and future research use.

  • Clemson Libraries’ operations modified due to COVID-19

    April 1, 2020

    In response to South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster’s executive orders and current knowledge of the COVID-19 pandemic, Clemson Libraries are closed to the public until at least May 8, 2020. However, Clemson Libraries are prepared to continue supporting your digital research needs and providing a comprehensive list of available services and resources during the COVID-19 […]


    Clemson online instruction through end of spring semester; all events suspended

    March 19, 2020

    To the Clemson Community: These are challenging times unlike anything I have seen in more than 30 years of working in higher education. I know many of you are concerned about your health, and the health of your loved ones – we are, too. In fact, every decision we have made over the past few […]

  • Clemson’s free adult learning program for employees is a gift that keeps on giving

    December 6, 2019

    Clemson University stands as one of the premier institutions of learning in the nation, awarding more than 6,700 degrees each year to graduates who go on to elevate industry, education and research all over the world through virtually every vocation imaginable. Standing behind those students and its internationally renowned faculty are thousands of employees – […]

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    Chronicle of a tank platoon: Rare collection of WWII photographs, documents donated to Clemson archives

    November 11, 2019

    U.S. Army Capt. William Cline was a lot of things: husband, father, proud Clemson Tiger, war hero and – thankfully for future generations of Clemson students and researchers — a meticulous cataloger and avid photographer.

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    Key center increases faculty, staff, student connectedness

    September 3, 2019

    For faculty member and Associate Librarian Derek Wilmott, the Clemson Family means inclusion. “The Clemson Family is a way of thinking that encourages all of us to highlight our cultures’ best attributes inside the larger community we call Clemson University. I find it very engaging that this is one of our University’s core values,” said […]

  • 2019 President’s Leadership Institute: Meet the faculty

    August 19, 2019

    When Brian Dean heard glowing reviews of the President’s Leadership Institute (PLI) from his colleagues, he was intrigued. Little did he know, Dean, a professor of computing in the College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences would soon experience the program himself. The 14-year veteran of Clemson was over-the-moon about being selected. “I hope to […]

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    Clemson art instructor receives prestigious Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant

    July 3, 2019

    CLEMSON – The call came on April 1. The voice on the other end of the line told Clemson University instructor of fine arts Mark Brosseau that he would be receiving the prestigious Pollock-Krasner Foundation (PKF) grant, a life-changing development. He wondered whether it was true. He laughs about it now. “All I could think […]

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    Clemson earns prestigious rating for sustainability achievements

    May 28, 2019

    Clemson, S.C.– Clemson University has earned a STARS Silver rating in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). STARS, the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System measures and encourages sustainability in all aspects of higher education. Caye Drapcho, associate professor of biosystems engineering and co-chair of […]

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    Celebrating Pride: Clemson’s month of honoring the LGBTQ+ community

    March 21, 2019

    Clemson’s Pride events kick off at the end of March. The Gantt Multicultural Center, along with a committee made up of faculty, staff and students, will host a variety of celebratory and educational events.